Press Release – November 27, 2018
TeamViewer appoints Roger Illing as SVP Enterprise
High-ranking hire in newly established senior leadership position reflects strong momentum of enterprise suite TeamViewer Tensor
Goeppingen, November 27, 2018– TeamViewer®, a global leader in secure remote connectivity solutions, has appointed Roger Illing as Senior Vice President (SVP) Enterprise to its leadership team. With more than 20 years of executive experience at global enterprise software leaders, he will be a key driver for TeamViewer’s enterprise and Internet of Things (IoT) strategy development as well as implementation with best-in-class solutions. The high-ranking hire in a newly established senior leadership position reflects and will further add to the strong momentum TeamViewer’s dedicated enterprise suite TeamViewer Tensor has seen since launch in September 2018.
Roger Illing brings an exceptional track record in growing enterprise software businesses to TeamViewer. Most recently, he has been Managing Director and SVP Enterprise Sales Europe at OpenText, where he was responsible for enterprise license, maintenance, cloud, and professional services revenue across Europe. Prior to that, he served for more than ten years in senior leadership roles at Software AG including SVP Corporate Strategy, SVP Vertical Sales, and General Manager Germany. Illing started his career at Novell and holds a Dipl. degree in Chemical Engineering.
“Roger will play a decisive role in scaling TeamViewer’s enterprise and IoT growth”, says Oliver Steil, CEO of TeamViewer. “With his vast experience in developing and delivering on industry-leading product and sales strategies, we will double down on the excellent traction of our enterprise suite TeamViewer Tensor. The team is delighted to have won him as a seasoned software helmsman to steer the ambitious growth trajectory of our enterprise and IoT business.”
“I’m excited to join one of the most promising tech companies in Europe and beyond”, says Roger Illing, SVP Enterprise at TeamViewer. “TeamViewer’s enterprise offering builds on its compelling reputation in the market and has seen strong demand from the outset. Together with the team, I am looking very much forward to tapping into the significant growth ahead with cutting-edge innovation that caters to the specific needs of large-scale enterprise deployments.”
A global connectivity powerhouse, TeamViewer empowers users to connect anything, anywhere, anytime. Its market-leading solutions offer secure remote access, support, control and collaboration capabilities for online endpoints of any kind. By innovating with cutting-edge yet easy-to-deploy Augmented Reality (AR) and Internet of Things (IoT) implementations, the company enables businesses of all sizes to tap into their full digital potential. TeamViewer has been activated on more than 2.5 billion devices and serves at least 40m concurrent connections at any time. Founded in 2005, the company employs more than 700 people in offices across Germany, the United States, Armenia, Australia, Japan, India and China. For more information, go to www.teamviewer.com.
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