Openbravo Announces Appointment of Former Diebold Nixdorf Director of Product Management, Matthijs Kneppers, as Chief Product Officer


Prior to joining Openbravo, Matthijs was Director of Software Product Management at Diebold Nixdorf, where, among other responsibilities, he was in charge of Diebold Nixdorf’s global retail cloud platform and the API platform of retail, as the foundation for all of the company’s next-generation retail software solutions. , managing and developing a team of highly skilled product managers and business analysts in multiple countries.

In the lyrics of Marco de VriesCEO of Openbravo, said: “I fully believe that Matthijs will play a key role in strengthening and accelerating the development of our product vision. The fact that highly qualified professionals like Matthijs, with a proven track record at leading worldwide software for retail, decide to join us, is a clear demonstration of the market’s growing recognition of Openbravo.”

“From the moment I met the Openbravo team and was able to learn first-hand about their strategy, I could clearly see that they were a company with a vision and a strong ambition to be a global reference in the field of retail software. I immediately felt a great fit with its impressive team of highly qualified professionals to whom my experience can bring great value, and I did not hesitant to take on this new challenge. I look forward to helping position Openbravo as one of the world’s leading providers of retail software solutions,” said Matthijs Kneppers.

About Openbravo

Openbravo is the software platform of choice for brands and retailers looking to accelerate their unified commerce strategy and increase the agility of their operations. It is a fully modular platform that integrates online and offline channels and provides intelligent order management, a single real-time view of customers and inventory, and a complete store solution for deliver more personalized and convenient experiences. It is an all-in-one cloud solution. International customers such as BUT, Decathlon, Norauto, Sharaf DG, Toys ‘R’ Us Iberia and Zôdio prefer Openbravo, which is now used by more than 10,000 back office users and in more than 40,000 points of sale in more than 50 countries.

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