IntraLinks (NYSE: IL), a leading, global technology provider of inter-enterprise content management and collaboration solutions, today announced the appointment of Richard Anstey as the company’s new Chief Technology Officer for Europe, Middle East and Africa.
Mr. Anstey joins IntraLinks after serving as Chief Architect at OpenText where he was responsible for the technology evolution of the company’s full information management portfolio including innovation and technical due diligence on acquisitions. During his time at OpenText, Mr. Anstey led the global product management team as it passed the USD 1 billion revenue threshold and brings with him 15 years of Information Management experience.
“It is with great pleasure that we welcome Richard to the IntraLinks team,” said Derek Flynn, managing director and senior vice president, Sales, EMEA of IntraLinks. “Richard has a breadth of experience and knowledge and will be a key member of the EMEA management team, and will be integral in driving forward our sales and marketing strategy while aligning the product portfolio to local market needs. We continue to see an increasing need for secure collaboration between organisations. Richard will be a fantastic source of support and leadership in working with our new and existing customers to leverage the Intralinks platform to address their growing collaboration needs. In this role, Richard will also be able to gather vital insight from our customers and the markets we operate in.”
“I am thrilled to join IntraLinks at such an exciting and pivotal time,” said Richard Anstey, chief technology officer for Europe, Middle East and Africa, IntraLinks. “At a time when more and more companies are switching to SaaS platforms, it’s great to be part of a company that can operate at the pinnacle of secure and compliant content collaboration.”