London, UK (PRWEB) September 25, 2012
HICX Solutions Ltd, the leading global provider of enterprise-class supply base management software and services announced today the appointment of Constantine Limberakis to Director of Marketing. Mr. Limberakis, a recognized market research analyst with fifteen years of experience within the industry, will play a key role in continuing HICX’s global expansion efforts.
In making the announcement, Douglas Markle, EVP of Sales and Marketing said, “Constantine brings an interesting mix of market research and business experience to our team. Based on his thought leadership, he will play a pivotal role in promoting the importance of supplier management, contributing to our strategic direction, and the overall value HICX Solutions brings to the marketplace today.”
Mr. Limberakis comes to HICX Solutions from the Aberdeen Group where his research closely examined how organizations are using technology to streamline processes for improving supplier, sourcing, and procurement management. As a part of his experience at Aberdeen, Mr. Limberakis advised senior procurement executives within the Global 2000 and leaders within supply management providers on insights culled from his vast research. Prior to that, Constantine was foundational in starting two boutique consulting firms, The Shelby Group and CCP Global, where he engaged in various roles that included business development, strategic marketing, product development, and management consulting.
“Supplier management is an area that presents tremendous potential for growth based on the demands of global business – in areas where traditional Sourcing and P2P providers cannot succeed. The technology providers that excel will be those that can demonstrate innovation, drive sustained value out of other initiatives, and prove significant ROI to supplier management initiatives.” noted Mr. Limberakis. “HICX brings that unique approach to accomplish this, based on its commitment to client success, solutions that are 100% dedicated to supplier management, and innovation that exceeds anything I have seen from others in this space. I look forward to the unique opportunity of working with this elite executive team, and in continuing their global success into the future.”
“We are thrilled by the addition of Mr. Limberakis to our management team,” noted Konstantinos Xyloyiannis, CEO of HICX Solutions. “Not only will HICX benefit from one of the market’s leading strategic thinkers, but it also underscores the confidence the market has on our ability to move the this industry forward.”
Constantine’s education includes a BA in History from the University of Illinois, and a MBA / Masters in International Relations from the University of Pittsburgh. A native to the Chicago area, he lives with his wife Elizabeth and two daughters in the Northwest suburbs of Chicago.
About HICX Solutions Ltd:
Founded in London in 2004, HICX is the global leader in providing Supply Base Management (SBM) technology and Business Process as a Service (BPaaS) solutions that help customers, across the globe, reduce costs and mitigate risks. Our integrated suite of technology solutions for Supplier Onboarding, Supplier Master Data Management, Supplier Management, Supplier Risk and Performance Scorecarding, Supplier Compliance, and Supplier Cockpit are successfully used by organizations across a wide range of industries. HICX Solutions maintains regional headquarters in London, Chicago, and Dubai in the United Arab Emirates.