Configit A/S, the global leader in Configuration Lifecycle Management (CLM), is pleased to announce the promotion of Markus Lindemann to Chief Commercial Officer. This appointment is a part of the further acceleration of Configit’s global growth strategy. Since joining Configit in 2014, Lindemann has held several leadership roles, most recently as General Manager and Vice President of Sales, EMEA. As Chief Commercial Officer, Lindemann will have the responsibility for the end-to-end sales organization globally.
“During his time at Configit, Markus has instrumental in growing the DACH operation into a fundamental component of Configit’s success,” said Johan Salenstedt, CEO, Configit. “His role in transforming the EMEA Sales organization into a growth engine, as well as his deep sales leadership expertise and global experience, make him the perfect candidate for his new role as CCO. Alongside the talented Configit team, we anticipate that the business will continue to grow under Markus’ leadership.”
With a PhD from St. Gallen University, and an MBA in Accounting and Controlling from Münster University, Lindemann is a seasoned leader with more than 20 years’ experience in consulting, sales, and management of enterprise software.
“I am excited to assume this new role and for the future of Configit,” said Lindemann. “We have an exceptionally talented team focused on capturing new market opportunities with products and solutions that are second to none. Our customers are looking to drive innovation and growth in the digital era, and we are ideally positioned to help them tap into the enterprise-wide potential of Configit’s product configuration management technology.”
Configit is the global leader in Configuration Lifecycle Management (CLM) solutions and a supplier of business-critical software for the configuration of complex products. All Configit products are based on the patented Virtual Tabulation® (VT™) technology, which has redefined product configuration by offering greater speed and better handling of complexity. Virtual Tabulation enables Configit to deliver powerful, easy to use configuration solutions to market-leading global enterprises.