The Transporeon Group is already one of the top 20 fastest growing technology companies in Germany and is market leader for e-logistics solutions in Europe. In mid-April 2015, the company group strengthened its management team to ensure the double-digit growth rate it has had since its founding. Peter Schmidt has taken over the position of Chief Sales Officer (CSO) within the Transporeon company management. "We are very pleased to have Peter Schmidt on board as Chief Sales Officer. His many years of experience in the building up and management of large and powerful sales teams in the software industry will help drive our growth further", says Martin Wülfert, CEO of the Transporeon Group.
"Our continuous and international growth places the highest demands on our sales and marketing organisation", explains Martin Wülfert." Peter Schmidt is a proven expert who will strengthen our management team. He will be responsible for sales in the group and play a central role in the additional acceleration of our business."
Peter Schmidt brings along 20 years of sales experience in the software industry. Most recently, he was Managing Director and Vice President of the Adobe Group and responsible for business in Central Europe, Russia, Eastern Europe as well as the Middle East with focus on business customers. Prior to this, he was instrumental and very successfully as Vice President of Channel & Education EMEA, the European-wide transformation of Adobe from a conventional producer of desktop licences to a leading "Software as a Service (SaaS)" provider. Before his involvement at Adobe, he was active for ten years in Senior Sales Management at PTC, a manufacturer of product lifecycle management software. From the subsidiary in Bangalore India, he was responsible for the business in the BRIC countries as Senior Vice President Worldwide Emerging Geographies.
"With its international alignment and its future-oriented e-logistics solutions for transport management, the Transporeon Group is one of the most innovative and fastest-growing German software companies. I’m very much looking forward to the tasks and responsibilities that lie ahead. With teamwork, technically excellent solutions, and a strong customer focus, we will continue the success story of the Transporeon Group and accelerate it further", comments Peter Schmidt about his start at Transporeon.