TechnologyOne announces appointment of education industry expert Keith Hawkes in the United Kingdom

Leading enterprise software provider TechnologyOne (ASX:TNE) has announced the appointment of Keith Hawkes as its Industry Manager for Education in the United Kingdom.

Mr Hawkes is an experienced education software professional, with experience working with institutions across the UK, South East Asia Pacific and North America.

“We’re delighted to welcome Keith back to TechnologyOne. Keith’s broad technical expertise and sales management experience within the education sector makes him a valuable addition to our team,” said TechnologyOne’s Operating Officer for the United Kingdom, Roger Phare.

“In his role as Industry Manager, Keith will drive TechnologyOne's Further Education and Higher Education business in the UK. Keith has taken on responsibility for sales and marketing, R&D product development, relationship management, account management and government and industry liaison.”

Mr Hawkes’ appointment signifies TechnologyOne’s dedication to the education sector in the United Kingdom, says Mr Phare.

“Education is our fastest growing sector in the UK and we are seeing a significant interest in our enterprise software as a service solution designed specifically for further education and higher education institutions,” Mr Phare said.

“We expect this to be our biggest growth area in the short to medium term, and are investing in the business accordingly.”

Mr Hawkes will be representing TechnologyOne at  at number of upcoming events including the Further and Higher Education Strategy Forum, the British Finance Directors Group and UCISA 2016.

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About TechnologyOne

TechnologyOne (ASX:TNE) is Australia's largest enterprise software company and one of Australia's top 200 ASX-listed companies, with offices across six countries. We create solutions that transform business and make life simple for our customers. We do this by providing powerful, deeply integrated enterprise software that is incredibly easy to use. Over 1,000 leading corporations, government departments and statutory authorities are powered by our software.

We participate in only eight key markets: government, local government, financial services, education, health and community services, asset intensive industries, project intensive industries and corporates. For these markets we develop, market, sell, implement, support and run our preconfigured solutions, which reduce time, cost and risk for our customers.

For 28 years, we have been providing our customers enterprise software that evolves and adapts to new and emerging technologies, allowing them to focus on their business and not technology. Today, our software is available on the TechnologyOne Cloud and across smart mobile devices.

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