Montreal (PRWEB) April 24, 2012
hybris, a leading provider of multichannel commerce and communication software, today announced the appointment of Nathalie Parent as the new Vice President of Human Resources. A seasoned global HR executive with extensive M&A experience, Parent joins hybris from Corel Corporation and will be responsible for overseeing the planning, development and implementation of the company’s global human resources strategies and programs. Initially based in hybris’ Montreal office, Parent will move to the company’s corporate headquarters in Munich, Germany, September 2012.
“We’re extremely fortunate to have someone of Nathalie’s caliber joining our team,” said Carsten Thoma, COO of hybris. “Her extensive international experience will be critical for us as we continue to expand our rapidly-growing global footprint and her wealth of experience in the field of mergers and acquisitions will be invaluable as we plan for the future developments of the company.”
Parent brings with her 16 years of HR experience in the software industry – from companies such as Cognos and Corel Corporation – where she held a number of global HR leadership roles based both in Canada and Europe. Parent has a proven track record of translating business strategies into actionable people strategies. Parent is also a Member of the Board of Directors for WorldatWork – The Total Rewards Association, a not-for-profit organization providing education, conferences and research focused on global human resources issues.
Commenting on her appointment, Parent said, “hybris is an extremely exciting company. In the 15 years since it was founded, the company has established itself as a real ‘one to watch’ in the multichannel commerce market, powering the global commerce operations of some of the world’s greatest retail and manufacturing brands. I am really pleased to be joining such a dynamic team and contributing to the company’s drive and global expansion over the coming years.”
For more information on hybris, visit the website at http://www.hybris.com.
hybris is a leading vendor of next generation end-to-end multichannel commerce software based on a single platform including managed and hosting services. Its clear vision about the need for consistency, coordination and personalization of information across all channels and throughout all phases of the customer lifecycle has resulted in the development of an integrated, agile solution enabling businesses to communicate and sell across all channels – online and offline - in a consistent and effective way. hybris has 14 offices around the world located in the economic capitals of North/South America, Europe and Asia and supports over 380 global customers. Customers are brands from retail and manufacturing industries, including: Bobcat, Clarks, Coca Cola Beverages, Conrad, Grundfos, Hornbach, Iomega, Kaiser+Kraft, Levi´s, Lufthansa, Migros, Nespresso, Nikon, P&G, Rexel, Timberland and Toys´R´Us.