11 February 2014 - Planon has appointed Marcel Groenenboom as the new General Manager for Belgium, Netherlands and Luxemburg. By doing so, Planon reinforces its knowledge and experience within the Dutch and Belgian software market.
Prior to joining Planon, Marcel worked at SAP for nine years. For the past five years Marcel was a member of the Executive Board of SAP Netherlands. Marcel has also held various management positions including as Director of General Business & Channels. Prior to his career at SAP, Marcel worked at HP in the Netherlands.
Pierre Guelen, CEO at Planon commented: “Marcel’s broad experience within SAP and HP makes him the ideal candidate for the new General Manager for Benelux. We are proud to announce that Marcel will be responsible for all sales and service activities in Benelux. At Planon, customer satisfaction comes first and I am confident that Marcel will – together with his Dutch and Belgian colleagues – continue to improve on this. In addition to his General Manager role, Marcel will also be a member of the Planon board and will play an important role in determining Planon’s future strategy.”
Marcel is very enthusiastic about his new role. “I know Planon from its reputation as a leader in Facility Management & Real Estate software. I noticed that people talk about Planon with a lot of respect. I am very fond of this reputation and the strong ambition Planon radiates. Planon encourages its employees in a positive and enthusiastic way to achieve great results.”