- Former Salesforce.com integration guru, Andrew Leigh, joins popular Cloud integration vendor
- Deep Industry experience with key enterprise leaders, Salesforce, SAP, and Peoplesoft
Oakland Calif. – Nov 14, 2012. Jitterbit, the leading provider of powerful, flexible and easy-to-use application and data integration, today announced the appointment of Andrew Leigh as Vice President of Products. Leigh brings over 15 years of sales, marketing and product management experience and is an expert on cloud-based integration platforms that connect data, devices, and people across modern enterprise processes. Leigh’s role at Jitterbit will be to lead product development and marketing to expand the company’s share of the integration market.
“Adding an industry expert like Andrew strengthens our commitment to our customers and solidifies Jitterbit’s position as the technology leader in the on-premise and cloud integration space,” said George Gallegos, CEO of Jitterbit. “Andrew has a deep understanding of the integration market and a proven ability to help grow a business based on effective market positioning, alliances, and innovative product strategy. We are thrilled to have Andrew on board.”
Prior to joining Jitterbit, Leigh was the Director of Platform Product Marketing at salesforce.com. At salesforce.com Leigh spent the last 6 years defining the integration strategy for the leading enterprise cloud computing company. In his role, he launched multiple integration solutions, including Salesforce AppConnect, Salesforce SOA, the SAP and Oracle Connectors, and Visual Workflow. During his tenure, Leigh met with hundreds of CIOs and Enterprise Architects from companies of all sizes to develop next generation cloud architectures that connected traditional enterprise endpoints including SAP, Oracle, PeopleSoft, JDE, Mainframes, and databases, with emerging cloud technologies and systems like Salesforce.com, Workday, and Netsuite. Leigh has also held positions at SAP, PeopleSoft, Siebel Systems and Accenture.
“Joining the Jitterbit team was an easy decision,” said Leigh. “The toughest challenge for today’s companies is how to manage the explosion of cloud, mobile, and legacy data within their business groups. Jitterbit is 100% focused on delivering the next generation of integration solutions designed for the speed and scale of modern IT environments.”
About Jitterbit, Inc.
Jitterbit delivers powerful, flexible, & easy to use data and application integration software. Designed for the technical business analyst, Jitterbit allows companies of all sizes to solve the challenges of application, data, and business process integration between on-premise and cloud systems. Jitterbit’s graphical “No-Coding” approach accelerates and simplifies the configuration and management of on-premise and cloud integration projects.
Privately held, Jitterbit is headquartered in Oakland, Calif. To learn more about Jitterbit’s application integration, data integration, and cloud computing integration solutions, visit www.jitterbit.com. Follow conversations at www.twitter.com/jitterbit.