Informatica Names Charles Race as Senior Vice President EMEA Field Operations

Informatica Stalwart Assumes Europe, Middle East and Africa Role to Drive Growth in the Region and Develop New Markets

London, May 07, 2013 - 

Informatica Corporation (Nasdaq:INFA), the world’s number one independent provider of data integration software, has announced that Charles Race has been appointed senior vice president, EMEA Field Operations. Charles brings 11 years of leadership experience, including eight years at Informatica where he successfully developed and led sales teams across EMEA.

As Informatica’s vice president sales of Northern Europe, Charles has created and successfully executed sales strategies and operations in the United Kingdom, the Netherlands and the Nordics. Prior to that, he led Informatica’s expansion into Eastern Europe, Russia, Middle East, Italy, Iberia and Africa. In his new role, Charles will build on his proven expertise to drive company growth and develop new markets as Informatica looks to further reinforce its position as the world’s number one independent provider of data integration software.

“Our commitment to helping customers around the globe address their information challenges remains resolute,” said John McGee, executive vice president, Worldwide Field Operations, Informatica. “Informatica will continue to stay focused on delivering a differentiated product portfolio in order to help our customers increase their addressable market, especially with the new opportunities driven by big data and cloud computing. Charles is ideally suited to provide the strong leadership needed to expand Informatica’s addressable market and drive business growth across EMEA.”

Charles Race, senior vice president, EMEA Field Operations, added: “In today’s information economy, it is more important than ever before to empower organisations with the tools they need to meet ever-changing needs. Informatica is uniquely positioned to do just this, so I am looking forward to helping make future growth plans for the company a reality in such a key region.”

During the last 12 months as senior vice president of Global Sales Strategy, Charles has been instrumental in refining corporate strategy and planning, designing and building the teams needed to support growth for 2013 and beyond.

About Informatica

Informatica Corporation (Nasdaq:INFA) is the world’s number one independent provider of data integration software. Organisations around the world rely on Informatica for maximizing return on data to drive their top business imperatives. Worldwide, over 5,000 enterprises depend on Informatica to fully leverage their information assets residing on-premise, in the Cloud and across social networks. For more information, call +1 650-385-5000 (1-800-653-3871 in the U.S.), or visit www.informatica.com. Connect with Informatica at http://www.facebook.com/InformaticaCorporation, http://www.linkedin.com/company/informatica and http://twitter.com/InformaticaCorp.

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