Jan Heumueller is promoted to head up DataXu’s European operations
Martin Brown is promoted to Vice President, Sales US East
Chris Le May steps into new role as Country Manager, UK & Nordics in London
London, United Kingdom – February 2nd, 2015 – DataXu, a leading provider of programmatic marketing software, today announces a number of strategic appointments across the US and Europe. Jan Heumueller, former Vice President of Sales, Europe, will succeed Sacha Berlik as of 31st March, running DataXu’s European operation based in Cologne. Chris Le May, former Director of Sales for the UK, assumes the position of Country Manager, UK & Nordics as Martin Brown steps into the role of Vice President, Sales US East from his previous position as DataXu’s Vice President of UK & Nordics. Brown has relocated to DataXu’s New York office.
“We appreciate Sacha’s efforts in making DataXu the leading programmatic software provider throughout Europe and wish him the best of luck in the future. The appointments we have announced today demonstrate the excellence and strength of our organisation and will lead DataXu into our next phase of truly global development. Our sustained success, deep client relationships and ongoing investment in the best talent will result in expanded global operations throughout 2015 and beyond.” said Mike Baker, DataXu CEO.
Jan Heumueller will be taking over his new role from Sacha Berlik, who is taking some time off after 20 years in the media industry. He will focus on expanding DataXu’s business and strategic efforts across the European market.
Martin Brown, a DataXu employee since 2011, comments: “In the UK, we’ve made huge strides working extensively with clients across both brands and agencies to help them implement new and effective programmatic marketing strategies. Now, I’m looking forward to leading the team in New York and further prove the value of programmatic marketing to advertisers.”
In his new role as DataXu’s Country Manager for the UK & Nordics, Chris Le May will lead the growing London team, using his wealth of experience within the digital sector to bring DataXu’s programmatic marketing solution to brands and agencies.
Chris Le May comments: “I’m thrilled to be stepping into this role to head up the London office, and continue building our presence with leading global brands and agencies. More businesses are realising how hugely important programmatic marketing is across all levels, so helping them get even closer to their own data and make the most of it through our platform is a key priority for us in 2015. I’m excited to lead the UK team to develop even stronger technology partnerships with our clients, and help them meet their business goals.”