Bramasol Names Simone Bender as New Vice President of Professional Services

San Francisco, CA, April 24, 2012 – Bramasol, Inc., SAP’s premier software, implementation and consulting partner in the western U.S. for small and mid-sized enterprises, announced today that it has named Simone Bender as its new Vice President of Professional Services. Simone joins David Fellers, CEO; Jonathan Bell, CFO; and John Froelich, VP of Sales; on the executive leadership team at Bramasol.  Simone fills the role David Fellers held since 2007 until he became CEO in May of 2011.

Simone Bender brings over 20 years of experience to the VP Professional Services role, with extensive knowledge in SAP Consulting, SAP solutions and technology, and a long history of collaboration with SAP development and solutions organizations as well as several implementation partners.  She began her career at SAP’s headquarters in Walldorf, Germany performing internal and external process and implementation consulting, after an initial career in application development.

Before moving to the US, Simone owned a successful consulting firm in Germany focused on providing specialized SAP HR consulting services. Key customers included: BASF, Lufthansa, Volkswagen and other DAX 30 companies. Prior to joining Bramasol, she was a key member of SAP’s Ecosystem & Channel organization in Palo Alto, CA responsible for defining and executing a growth strategy for the OEM channel at SAP and building a scalable operation foundation for delivery. Based on her achievements in 2011, she was recognized with the Ecosystem & Channel Champion Award.
“I’m very excited about joining the Bramasol team. Bramasol is known for their superb offerings from assessments and implementations through extended business support. I look forward to being part of and actively driving the growth story of the company”, said Simone.
“Simone’s deep experience, insight and leadership will make a great addition to our executive team”, according to David Fellers, CEO; “and she will help us set the vision and deliver capabilities to assist our current and future customers really prosper with business improvements enabled by SAP and Bramasol.”

About Bramasol
Founded in 1996, Bramasol is a privately owned value added reseller for SAP products, headquartered in South San Francisco, California. Bramasol is a premiere software products and services firm specializing in developing, selling, implementing, and supporting SAP solutions. We are a SAP Gold Channel Partner delivering vertical solutions and add-ons for SAP All-In-One, Business Objects and SAP Business ByDesign. We are SAP’s leading provider for small and midsize companies in the western U.S.