Software AG appoints new Middle East VP

Rami Kichli's primary aim is to expand Software AG’s Middle Eastern business.
Rami Kichli’s primary aim is to expand Software AG’s Middle Eastern business.

Software AG has announced the appointment of a new vice president for the company’s UAE division.

Rami Kichli has occupied sales and managerial positions for various IT companies in the Middle East for around 20 years.

Commenting on his new role, Kichli said: “With over four decades of leadership in enterprise IT solutions and a unique digital business platform at the heart of the convergence of social, mobile, cloud, and big data, Software AG can help Middle Eastern businesses achieve the levels of efficiency and performance necessary to stay relevant within today’s highly competitive markets.

“Through strategic improvements in business development, planning and execution, and channel and account management the company’s regional presence and reach can be improved further to leverage growth opportunities”.

Kichli’s role is to expand the company’s Middle Eastern business and reinforce the company’s position as a provider of digital business platform solutions through product innovation, strategic acquisitions, and a strong customer focus.

A frequent public speaker at industry events, Kichli has a track record of managing and developing software businesses. He worked for SAP prior to joining Software AG and has held executive posts at Exact Software. Kichli holds a Bachelor’s Degree in Engineering from the American University of Beirut.