Global leader: Karl-Heinz Streibich, CEO
Local leader: Stuart Rees, VP sales, Australia and New Zealand
Core activity: Enterprise integration software
Revenue: €720.6 million (US$1.1 billion) (FY08 ended December 31)
Key customers: Fonterra, Nissan Motor Company Australia, Ping An Insurance
Customers wanting to achieve business results faster by integrating IT systems are the lifeblood of Software AG. Its offerings are designed to help organisations liberate and govern their data, systems, applications, processes and services - achieving new levels of business flexibility.
Its services have proved popular as it has 4000 customers in 70 countries.
Software AG celebrated 40 years of operation in May this year, having been founded in 1969 as Europe’s first software company.
It plans to grow through acquisition and recently acquired German business process modeling vendor IDS Scheer to solidify its position as the third largest enterprise integration software vendor in the world.
The deal increased Software AG’s service orientated architecture and business process management portfolio.
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