Veteran Leaders Bring Depth of Experience and Global Expertise to Lead Informatica to the Next Stage of Growth
Informatica, the world’s number one independent software provider focused on delivering transformative innovation for the future of all things data, today announced the appointment of two seasoned executive leaders. Lou Attanasio has joined Informatica as the executive vice president and chief revenue officer and Maureen Brennan as the chief human resources officer.
Attanasio is a long-time sales leader who brings a leadership track record of disciplined, consistent growth from IBM. As executive vice president and chief revenue officer, Attanasio will be responsible for executing on Informatica’s global sales efforts including the Americas, EMEA and Asia Pacific. Additionally, Attanasio will be focused on increasing value gained from Informatica solutions for all Informatica clients, growing the company’s Total Addressable Market (TAM) and driving international expansion. Attanasio’s team includes the Informatica worldwide sales and technical organization as well as professional services. Most recently, Attanasio was general manager Global Sales for IBM’s strategic Hybrid Cloud Portfolio.
Brennan is joining Informatica as the chief human resources officer with responsibility for driving a culture of innovation, designing strategies to attract, develop, and retain world-class talent while continuing to deepen the company’s high performance environment. With thousands of employees in dozens of countries, the company’s global HR strategy focus is on higher engagement, building Informatica’s reputation as a great place to work and providing an environment where employees can learn, grow and have long and successful careers within the company. Brennan was previously the chief human resources officer at Trizetto, a leading healthcare software company. Prior to Trizetto, Brennan held several HR leadership roles at AT&T, where she began her career.
In addition to Attanasio and Brennan joining the leadership team, Informatica recently added executive leaders Anil Chakravarthy as chief executive officer, Doug Barnett as chief financial officer, Jim Davis as chief marketing officer and Bruce Chizen as chairman in January 2016. See the full release here.
“Organizations today realize that ‘Data Powers Business’ and Informatica is the company that delivers on the promise of data to be transformative at every level and within every department within an organization,” said Anil Chakravarthy, chief executive officer, Informatica. “Maureen and Lou believe in this vision and are excited to make this a reality for our employees, our customers and our partners. Informatica has always been known as a great place to work and with Maureen’s deep leadership expertise, she will continue to ensure Informatica is a best place to work globally. With a three-decade long career as a cloud, vertical and enterprise sales leader,