Infragistics Appoints Industry Veteran Christopher Larsen as COO
CRANBURY, N.J and UXBRIDGE, England, Feb. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — Infragistics, a leading user experience and software design company, today announced the appointment of Christopher Larsen as Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Larsen brings more than 25 years in the software industry to this role, where he is responsible for driving all revenue streams for the Company, as well as leading the corporate planning and go-to-market strategies of Infragistics Business Solutions applications.
“2013 holds great opportunities for Infragistics and with Chris’s appointment to COO, we are in a position to create deeper market and customer value,” said Dean Guida, CEO of Infragistics. “His proven success in enterprise application software, business intelligence and development tools is of strategic importance to Infragistics as we continue to build user interface components and enterprise apps that address the needs of our customers and deliver great end-user experiences.”
“I am excited to join Infragistics and look forward to strengthening its global market leadership position through strategic planning and effective field execution,” said Christopher Larsen, COO of Infragistics. “The company’s commitment to deliver the ultimate user experience across our UI development and mobile business productivity solution sets coupled with our talented services organization sets the foundation for strong growth.”
Prior to Infragistics, Mr. Larsen held senior leadership roles at Progress Software and TIBCO Software. He also served as President of SAP North America.
As the design and user experience software company and a world leader in user interface (UI) development tools, Infragistics empowers developers to build and style immersive user experiences and rich data visualization in line of business applications across all platforms – HTML5/jQuery, iOS, Android, WinRT, ASP.NET, Silverlight, WPF, Windows Forms, Windows Phone, LightSwitch and SharePoint. Infragistics business solutions ReportPlus, the first self-service mobile business intelligence app and SharePlus, the universal mobile interface to SharePoint, are used by almost 1,000,000 professionals in enterprise and small to medium size businesses. Infragistics also has a range of value-added products and services including UI testing tools, support and user experience and software development Professional Services. For additional information on Infragistics, products and career opportunities, please call us in the U.S. at +1 (800) 231-8588; in Europe, the Middle East, or Africa (EMEA) at +44 (0) 800 298 9055; in Japan at +81 (3) 5474 8034; or in APAC at +61 (3) 9982 4545.
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