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Tagetik Opens Up in Australia

November 30, 2011

SYDNEY and LUCCA, Italy, November 30, 2011 /PRNewswire/ –

                       Tagetik's Performance Management software goes eastwards
                     reaching Australia with a new exclusive distribution channel

Tagetik, a global provider of enterprise software solutions for Performance
Management, Governance, Risk & Compliance and Business Intelligence, today announced the
opening of a new operation in Australia, establishing its global reach in more than 80% of
the industrialized world and confirming its rapid business growth internationally.

The brand-new ‘Tagetik Australia’ (http://www.tagetik.com.au) will provide medium
to large organisations across all industries with the support and expertise they require
to implement, manage and improve their planning, budgeting, forecasting, reporting,
consolidation and corporate performance processes. Heading the new operation and based in
Sydney is Geoff Noble, veteran of the corporate performance management industry in
Australia with a reputation for solving problems and streamlining complex business
processes for customers. As Country Manager, Geoff will report directly to Tagetik’s Chief
Operating Officer, Manuel Vellutini, and will be responsible for the development of the
Tagetik brand, products and partnerships within the Australian market.

“Australia is a very mature market for corporate performance management software with
highly sophisticated needs,” says Geoff Noble, Country Manager at Tagetik Australia.
“Customers are ready for a new generation product and we chose Tagetik for its exciting
vision, strong unified product and a reputation for high customer satisfaction. We will be
bringing Tagetik to Australian customers directly and through partnerships with leading
consulting companies and ’boutique’ performance management specialists.”

“Geoff and I have worked together with large organisations including Lion Nathan,
Macquarie Bank, Boral, Nufarm, Sony, and Mirvac,” adds Brendan Aspery, Consulting Manager
at Tagetik Australia. “Our goal has always been to simplify the complex in budgeting and
financial consolidation processes and the Tagetik software embodies that perfectly. The
built-in functionality in a single product will help us and our partners bring a whole new
level of capability, reliability and governance to Australian customers.”

“At Tagetik, we are consolidating our global scope in the European and North-American
markets all while starting to expand market presence eastwards in Asia and Australia,”
explains Manuel Vellutini, Chief Operating Officer at Tagetik. “Our selected channel
distributors are giving us the right scalability to implement the software worldwide,
seamlessly supporting customers anywhere they do business. And Tagetik’s brand-new
Australian operation will bring a deep, tremendous expertise in Finance and Performance
Management allowing us to serve customers with the best solutions, implementations and
support services as well as improve our network skills with specialized competences and
product enhancements.”

About Tagetik

Tagetik is 100% dedicated to simplifying and streamlining business processes for the
Office of Finance to accelerate informed decisions that achieve strategic goals. Our
award-winning Tagetik 4.0 Performance Management software is the ideal solution for global
companies that seek a clearly superior level of financial expertise in a single unified
solution for planning, forecasting, consolidation, close, reporting, profitability
management, disclosure, governance, risk, compliance, and analysis.

Tagetik is a rapidly growing global company with operations in more than 20 countries
and 500 customers yet provides a “boutique” experience by focusing solely on the needs of
finance and doing it better than anyone else. To learn more: http://www.tagetik.com

Follow @Tagetik [http://twitter.com/#!/tagetik ] on Twitter, join the Tagetik
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and/or watch Tagetik’s Channel [http://www.youtube.com/TagetikCorporate ] on YouTube.

        Tagetik Corporate Press Contacts:
        Elisabetta Pierallini
        Luca Pieretti

        Australia Press Contact:
        Geoff Noble
        Country Manager

        Tagetik UK Press Contact:
        Paul Burtenshaw

        Tagetik US Press Contact:
        Alessandra Gamba

SOURCE Tagetik

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