SAP finds potential successor to Hasso Plattner
SAP has nominated Punit Renjen as the new chairman of its supervisory board. The former Deloitte CEO is to succeed Hasso Plattner, the 79-year-old co-founder of the German software giant whose term expires in May 2024.
Plattner was a founder of SAP in 1972. Starting in 1997, Plattner held the ro... Read more
Christian Klein shapes SAP in his own way
A lot has happened at SAP over the last months. At a product level, the company focuses on HANA and S/4HANA. Meanwhile, the organisation is also changing with Christian Klein as CEO. The software giant has changed rapidly in just a few years. With the annual SAPPHIRE conference behind us, it is a g... Read more
What does SAP’s Intelligent Enterprise mean?
Christian Klein has been appointed as sole CEO of SAP, which will also mean the Intelligent Enterprise will take on a more prominent role. Klein served as COO and was heading the Intelligent Enterprise Group, prior to becoming CEO. This experience will help him and be part of his vision. But what d... Read more
Bill McDermott ends his tenure as SAP’s CEO
Bill McDermott was SAP's CEO for nine years. Last night,
however, the company announced that he was resigning with immediate effect. The
company states that McDermott has decided not to renew his contract.
Why McDermott quit is unclear. In his statement
on the matter, he gives no direct reason f... Read more