Ex Percussion MD Joins Ixxus as Vice President EMEA and APAC
LONDON, UK – 11th June, 2012 – Ixxus, the global information solutions provider, has today announced the appointment of Pete Atkinson as Vice President EMEA and APAC. A highly experienced and motivated executive, Pete will be an invaluable asset to the team.
Ixxus is currently expanding its global presence, with a recently opened office in New York. With over 20 years of industry experience, Pete was a clear choice for the role and will play a major part in the continued development of the business.
Pete has held previous roles as Managing Director at Exigen Services Ltd and Percussion Software Ltd, and brings high-level knowledge and expertise in software products and services. He has a track record of expanding businesses through direct and indirect channels, and at Ixxus will hold the responsibility of developing the company’s rapidly growing business in the publishing sector, as well as using his considerable background to leverage the company’s profile within the finance sector, in both the UK and the USA.
"Ixxus have built a very strong business delivering first class consulting, development and support within both open source and commercial software frameworks”, said Pete, “With extremely talented staff and a very strong customer base I am really excited about joining Ixxus at this time."
Ixxus Chief Executive Officer Steve Odart added “I am delighted that Pete has joined us at this exciting time, we are experiencing substantial growth and Pete’s experience will help to build Ixxus into a world class business”.
With headquarters in London and offices in New York and Romania, Ixxus is an experienced global consultancy and systems integration organisation. The company specialises in the design, development and operational support of enterprise content management and search solutions, with a modern and innovative approach to project delivery.
Ixxus is an Alfresco platinum partner with unrivalled implementation experience. The company has worked across all industry sectors; including publishing, finance, higher education, government, legal and manufacturing. Customers include Yell.com, Virgin Money, Amnesty International, Clifford Chance and 118.com.