TimeXtender Appoints Jorgen Kaufmann New CEO

By CIOReview | Tuesday, November 7, 2017
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BELLEVUE, WA: TimeXtender, a recognized global software company enabling self-service BI and analytics, has announced it has appointed Jørgen Kaufmann as the company’s new CEO.

Jørgen Kaufmann brings extensive knowledge from the IT sector, as well as sales and leadership experience. As former CEO of Innofactor and previous Director of Sales for HP and IBM, Jørgen Kaufmann’s entrepreneurial spirit and international sales experience will benefit TimeXtender, as the software company continues to grow globally.

Heine Krog Iversen, the company’s founder and former CEO, has become TimeXtender’s new Chief Innovation and Strategy Officer and will also accept the Vice Chairman role with TimeXtender’s Board of Directors.

“As a result of the massive growth experienced over the past few years, the time is right for TimeXtender to strengthen its engine room and we are glad to welcome Jørgen on board,” said Heine Krog Iversen, founder of TimeXtender. “By having Jørgen assume the duties of CEO, I can follow my passion of taking up the new role as Chief Innovation and Strategy Officer. In the future, my primary focus will be on the overall product development and the strategic course of TimeXtender.”

For Jørgen Kaufmann, this new role was a challenge he could not turn down.

“TimeXtender is experiencing growth, has massive potential and holds the right set of skills with a strong corporate culture. I’m looking forward to contributing to this with my experience within sales and international business. Not only to the TimeXtender team, but also towards our customers and our partners,” said Kaufmann.

To ensure the unique DNA of TimeXtender, Anne Krog Iversen will continue as the company’s Chief DNA and Culture Officer. In addition to her position as Chief DNA and Culture Officer, she has also accepted a new position as member of the Board of Directors.

“We are expanding at an extreme pace and we choose to nurture our culture to make TimeXtender even stronger, while maintaining a direction of balanced growth globally through a powerful purpose-driven organization,” said Anne Krog Iversen.