Copperleaf Expands Sales Team to Meet Increasing Demand in North America and EuropeBy Copperleaf
Vancouver, BC, August 10, 2017—Copperleaf announces the expansion of its sales and business development team to address the growing interest in decision analytics solutions in North America and Europe. The company welcomes Karim Jawad, Eli Eldan, Johnny Bofilios, and Andrew Markazi, all of whom will play a critical role in the continuing global growth of the company.
“Organizations in these key regions are searching for the right software solutions to improve their asset investment planning and decision-making processes,” said Phil Jones, Vice President of Sales for Copperleaf. “I’m excited to welcome Karim, Eli, Andrew, and Johnny to the team. They all bring with them a great deal of valuable experience and industry knowledge which will support the tremendous growth we are experiencing in these important markets.”
Karim Jawad, European Sales
Karim Jawad comes to Copperleaf from IBM, where he worked for almost 10 years and most recently in the European Tiger team as Energy & Utilities Industry specialist for the IBM Watson Internet of Things brand. He is a subject matter expert on predictive maintenance and quality, decision analytics for energy and utilities, condition-based monitoring, and Industrial Internet 4.0. Karim has a background in application development and electrical engineering.
Eli Eldan, Partner Business Development
A global business development executive, Eli Eldan specializes in sales of technology products and business development of new markets. Prior to joining the Copperleaf sales team, he was Director of Sales, North America, for Massavit 3D Printing Technologies where he quickly expanded their sales and distribution network. Eli holds a Master of Business Administration from INSEAD.
Johnny Bofilios, Gas and Water Business Development
With over 20 years of international software sales and consulting experience, Johnny Bofilios is well versed in aligning customers’ business requirements with technological application value within a vast array of sectors including transportation, oil and gas, energy, water, financial services, pharmaceuticals, and government. Johnny holds a Bachelor of Science in Electrical Engineering from Clemson University.
Andrew Markazi, Western Canada and Quebec Sales
Andrew Markazi brings more than 20 years of experience in sales and information technology consulting to Copperleaf. Most recently at Prometheus, he successfully connected technology companies to worldwide markets and consulted on strategic planning and risk mitigation. Andrew holds a Master of Business Administration from the University of Chicago and a Master of Computer Technology in Manufacturing from the University of Sussex.
Copperleaf provides decision analytics to companies managing critical infrastructure. Our enterprise software solutions leverage operational and financial data to help our clients make investment decisions that deliver the highest business value. In 2016, Canadian Business magazine named Copperleaf one of Canada’s top 20 Fastest-Growing Software Companies. Copperleaf is a member of The Institute of Asset Management (IAM) and actively participates in shaping the future of asset management standards, including ISO 55000. Headquartered in Vancouver, our solutions are distributed and supported by regional staff and partners worldwide. We are committed to building a better world, one decision at a time.
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