CHELMSFORD, MA--(Marketwire - Jul 24, 2012) -
- Brings more than 20 years of experience in managing technology focused organizations
- Responsible for financial strategy
Aspect Software, a leading provider of customer contact, enterprise workforce optimization and Microsoft platform solutions, today announced the appointment of Bob Krakauer as Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer. Playing a key role on the management team, Krakauer will provide strategic financial direction to the company.
Prior to joining the Aspect team, Krakauer was working with Permira Capital as Interim CFO in the carve-out of Genesys from Alcatel-Lucent. He brings more than 20 years in managing technology-related companies and has extensive experience raising debt and equity capital.
"Bob has a proven and impressive track record and we are pleased to welcome him to Aspect in the role of CFO," said Jim Foy, Aspect CEO and Executive Chairman. "With his wealth of experience in financial leadership roles, we look forward to his contributions and efforts in driving revenue and returns for Aspect and our investors."
"I am really looking forward to be working with Jim and the executive team at Aspect at this exciting time," said Krakauer. "I believe Aspect is strongly positioned to deliver on the company's financial goals and meet the needs of our customers, investors and future prospects."
Krakauer holds a bachelor of science in commerce and a master's in business administration both from Santa Clara University. He is currently a member of the advisory board at Santa Clara University's Leavey School of Business.
Aspect builds customer-company relationships through a combination of customer contact software and Microsoft platform solutions along with workforce optimization for the enterprise. For more information, visit www.aspect.com.
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