Deltek Appoints Duane Kotsen as New Senior Vice President of Global Services
Mr. Kotsen brings 25 years of experience in software technology, consulting and managed services to Deltek
HERNDON, Va. – November 20, 2014 – Deltek, the leading global provider of enterprise software and information solutions for government contractors and professional services firms, announced today that it has appointed Duane Kotsen as its new Senior Vice President of Global Services. In this position, Kotsen will oversee Deltek’s global services organization and report directly to Mike Corkery, Deltek's President and CEO.
Kotsen brings 25 years of experience in software technology, consulting and managed services to Deltek. Most recently, he has been providing consulting services to senior executives and leadership teams across the enterprise software space. Prior to that, Kotsen was the Senior Vice President and General Manager of Services at JDA Software. In that role, he was responsible for consulting, education, cloud management and support in the Americas where he significantly improved the customer experience as well as internal metrics.
Kotsen has also held several other leadership positions at companies including QAD, Inc., PeopleSoft, Extraprise Group and Oracle. He earned a Bachelor of Science in Computer and Information Science from Lehigh University, and a Master of Business Administration from the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.
“We made the strategic decision to hire an SVP of Global Services as we embark on our next phase of growth. Deltek has been extremely successful growing revenue, expanding internationally, and moving up market, and we expect to accelerate that growth even more in the coming years. By investing in our already strong Services organization, we can continue to deliver the best solutions to our customers across the globe,” said Mike Corkery, President and CEO of Deltek. “Duane will be a vital asset to our organization as the leader of our outstanding Global Services team. We are thrilled to welcome him to Deltek’s executive team.”
Deltek is the leading global provider of enterprise software and information solutions for professional services firms and government contractors. For decades, we have delivered actionable insight that empowers our customers to unlock their business potential. 18,000 organizations and 2 million users in over 80 countries around the world rely on Deltek to research and identify opportunities, win new business, optimize resources, streamline operations, and deliver more profitable projects. Deltek – Know more. Do more.® www.deltek.com
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