Board of Directors

 

Our Board of Directors is a visionary group of thinkers who work closely with our leadership to help Tricentis break new ground in enterprise testing automation market. We’re proud to introduce you to them.

Sandeep Johri

Chief Executive Officer

As the CEO of Tricentis, Sandeep brings over 25 years of enterprise software experience.  He manages all business-related functions including business strategy, products, services, sales, marketing, and operations to achieve business profit and sales objectives.

Sandeep most recently served as the COO of Appcelerator, the leading open source mobile application development platform. He was Vice President of Strategy and Industry Solutions at HP, where he also served as Vice President of Corporate Development. There, he was instrumental in developing and implementing the growth strategy that resulted in the software business growing 2X market over the last four years. Sandeep was instrumental in the formation of two startups, Determina (VMware) and Bluelane (VMware). He was also the CEO and founder of Oblix (Oracle), and co-founded eBoodle (EW Scripps), one of the first ecommerce comparison shopping services.

Sandeep has an MBA from Stanford University, a Master’s degree in Industrial Engineering from Wayne State University, Detroit, and a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Pune University, India. Sandeep is involved as an advisor and investor in various startups in Silicon Valley and India.

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Jens Munk

Managing Partner

Jens works with CEOs, founders and management teams to help create and grow differentiated market leading technology companies and to provide superior business value. He has been at the forefront of the major technology trends of the last 25 years, initially as an entrepreneur and operator building businesses in the areas of analytics, big data, ERP and financial technology. Jens has teamed up with many talented entrepreneurs to build, scale and internationalize companies in the enterprise and consumer markets, both bootstrapped and funded.

Before joining Kennet he was a technology investment banker where he advised technology business owners and management teams on a range of transaction types including fund-raising and M&A, as well as general corporate and financial strategy.

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Wolfgang Platz

Founder & Chief Product Officer

Wolfgang Platz brings over 20 years of technology experience to Tricentis. Wolfgang founded Tricentis in 2008 as a testing consultancy and laid the cornerstone for the development of our enterprise software testing product, Tosca Testsuite. Today, he is responsible for global product management, R&D and delivery of product-related support and services to our customers.

Prior to Tricentis, Wolfgang was at Capgemini as a group head of IT development for one of the world’s largest IT insurance-development projects. There, he was responsible for architecture and implementation of life insurance policies and project management for several projects in banks.

Wolfgang holds a Master’s degree in Technical Physics as well as a Master’s degree in Business Administration from the Vienna University of Technology.

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Franz Fuchsberger

Co-founder & Chief Sales Officer

With over 20 years of experience in global enterprise sales, Franz is the co-founder of Tricentis. He heads up its global sales force and supports its internationalization and global expansion.

Franz previously was in charge of Compuware’s business in Central- and Eastern Europe in his role as Managing Director at Compuware for Austria and Central Eastern Europe. During his tenure he started and substantially grew the software and service business of Compuware in Central and Eastern Europe. Between 2000 and 2007, Compuware’s CEE-Business was among the fastest growing units within the company worldwide. Franz has held several sales- and sales management positions at PTC in Austria and Germany. When leaving PTC, he looked after PTC’s Major Account Business in Austria, Germany and Switzerland in the role of Regional Sales Director.

Franz started his professional career in 1993 at IBM as a Sales Representative for IBM Services, which offered a broad range of IT-based services centered on the IT data center.

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