TeamViewer appoints Martin Geier as new Head of Sales
Martin Geier is TeamViewer’s new Senior Vice President Sales
Goeppingen, January 19, 2016 - TeamViewer®, the global pioneer of remote control and online collaboration software, today announced that Martin Geier, now leads the worldwide sales activities of the company since the beginning of January 2016. As Senior Vice President Sales he is responsible for Sales, Customer Service, Key Account Management and Technical Support. Martin Geier, who has more than 20 years of sales and general management experience in the technology industry, reports directly to CEO Andreas König.
“We are very happy to welcome Martin Geier to our team. Attracting such an experienced professional from the tech field, with a proven track record of numerous leading positions in sales was one of my key priorities, when I started as TeamViewer CEO last year,” Andreas König said. “We are convinced that by shaping and refining our sales strategy, Martin and his team will play a key role in bringing TeamViewer to the next growth level.”
Martin Geier has worked in various sales and general management positions in the computer, enterprise software and high-end graphics hardware industry. Before joining TeamViewer, he was Managing Director for Amazon Web Services in Germany, and was responsible for inside, field and enterprise sales, as well as solution architects. Martin Geier comes with an impressive track record in software companies such as BMC and HP, where he held influential managerial positions for almost a decade. He holds a Master's degree in Electrical Engineering and has a postgraduate degree in Business Administration.
“I am very happy to be part of one of the most exciting technology companies in Germany,” said Martin Geier. “One of the crucial roles in sales will be to embrace the diversity of TeamViewer’s customer-base and to deliver a sales strategy that will be beneficial to all of them. It is a great honor for me to be able to support TeamViewer on its impressive growth path towards becoming the global market leader not only in the remote support sector and but also in the collaboration sector.”
Founded in 2005, TeamViewer is fully focused on the development and distribution of high-end solutions for online communication, collaboration and remote monitoring of IT systems. Available in over 30 languages and with more than 200 million users worldwide, TeamViewer is one of the world’s most popular providers of remote control and online meeting software. airbackup, a powerful cloud-based backup solution, and ITbrain, a valuable remote monitoring, anti-malware and IT asset tracking solution, complement TeamViewer’s product portfolio. For more information, visit: www.teamviewer.com Follow us on Twitter at @TeamViewer and on our blog at blog.teamviewer.com.