Utrecht, October 16, 2017 - WCC has announced the appointment of Jan Jensen as their new CEO. He will assume responsibilities as of 16 October 2017. Wim Rietdijk will step back as acting CEO and continue his role as COO of the company. Jan Jensen was selected by the shareholders and the Advisory Board as the ideal candidate to further accelerate the growth of the company. He has a strong track record in increasing both revenue and profit for the companies he managed. His knowledge of IT markets, his broad experience in international business, and his strong commercial qualities make him the right man to lead WCC to the next level of its growth strategy.
Mr. Jensen has more than 20 years of experience in business development, international market penetration, and strategic sales management for companies in the IT, telecommunications, networking, consumer electronics, and media industries. Mr. Jensen has worked for companies such as Syncplicity, Nuance, EMC, ViewSonic, Gateway, and Siemens.
He holds a Master of Science in Business Economics from the Aarhus School of Business Administration, Aarhus, Denmark.
“WCC has an impressive track record in delivering state-of-the-art solutions within the advanced search and match technology”, said WCC’s new CEO Jan Jensen. “The future potential and opportunity for WCC is amazing. I am looking forward to working with our customers to continue to help them solve their problems and needs. Furthermore, I look forward to working with the WCC team to grow the business as well as supporting the team to drive the innovations needed to fulfill our ambitions.”