Press Release

Board International appoints Jim Rich as General Manager for the Americas

Thursday, 09 July 2020 - Chiasso, Switzerland and Boston, US

Bringing over 20 years’ experience, Jim will lead the Americas division of Board and increase its growth in accordance with the company's global strategy.

Board International, leading provider of the all-in-one platform for Business Intelligence, Corporate Performance Management, and Advanced Analytics, today announced the appointment of Jim Rich as General Manager for the Americas, effective July 13, 2020.

Rich has over 20 years’ experience in the enterprise IT solution sector. His previous roles include strategic and sales management positions at several multinationals including Area Vice President East Coast and TOLA at Anaplan, Area Vice President at Salesforce, and most recently Global VP Sales and Revenue Marketing at Sisense.

Upon joining, Jim’s mission is to manage Board’s continuous expansion in the US and Canadian markets, drive the company´s strategy and development in the Americas, and establish trusted strategic partnerships with existing customers and business partners.

 “I am delighted to join Board at this pivotal point in the company’s growth. The platform’s unified nature brings together all the key elements of successful business decision-making, which has never been more important than in today’s climate. I look forward to driving expansion in the Americas as Board embarks on the next stage of its journey,” says Rich.

"Jim has the right combination of expertise and leadership experience that will help us to continue to build market share in the Americas,” said Giovanni Grossi, CEO and Co-Founder of Board International. “He has a successful track record of executing sales strategies that have resulted in an increase in sales and business opportunities. We are fortunate to add Jim to the Board family and look forward to leveraging his talents to further drive our performance.”

 

About Board:

Board is the #1 decision-making platform. Founded in 1994 and Headquartered in Chiasso, Switzerland, and Boston, MA, Board International has enabled more than 3000 companies worldwide to effectively deploy Business Intelligence, Corporate Performance Management and Predictive Analytics applications on a single platform. The Board platform allows companies to achieve a single, accurate and complete view of business information and full control of performance across the entire organization. Thanks to Board, global enterprises such as Coca-Cola, Ricoh, KPMG, Puma, Siemens, KFC and ZF Group have deployed end-to-end decision-making applications in a fraction of the time and cost associated with traditional solutions.