Clairmail Mobile Solutions Inc., the leading provider of innovative mobile banking and payment systems, today announced the appointment of Otto Neuer as the new vice president of sales for Central Europe.
Neuer, who will operate from Germany, joins Clairmail to further drive the company's expansion into the EMEA market. His 20 years' business experience in the DACH region will help establish Clairmail's next generation mobile banking offering in Central Europe.
"Otto Neuer's appointment demonstrates our commitment to growth in EMEA," said Philip Harrison, Managing Director of Clairmail EMEA. "His vast experience of sales and the IT world in that region will be invaluable in our quest to replicate our North American success. The high attendance at our recent Next Generation Mobile Banking Event in London showed that European banks are all looking to further their mobile banking solutions, however are still planning how to make that step. It's an exciting time in Europe right now."
Otto Neuer has over 20 years' experience of IT and business software solutions having worked across a number of big brand organizations. He has held a number of business leadership positions in companies such as HP, Seagate Software, Cognos and lastly Informatica where he helped to build and restructure the sales teams to drive increased revenues. In addition to his vast experience in Germany, Austria and Switzerland (DACH), he has also worked across Eastern Europe including the Czech Republic, Poland and Russia.
"I am looking forward to the exciting challenge ahead as we work with the top tier banks in Central Europe to help define their mobile banking strategies for now and the future," said Otto Neuer, vice president sales for Central Europe, Clairmail. "As the recent Forrester research found, banks are all using some form, however low level, of m-banking. However, it is the next step to sophisticated next generation mobile banking that will transform mobile banking for both banks and consumers."