SAP appoints president to lead team offering SMBS solutions

SAP SE (NYSE: SAP) has appointed Barry Padgett as SAP´s new president of the SAP Business One, SAP Anywhere, and SAP Business ByDesign teams, effective July 1, 2016, the company said.

Technology advancements, globalization and changing customer expectations have altered the way small and midsize businesses (SMBs) need to operate and compete. SAP has combined the teams for the SAP Business One application, the SAP Anywhere solution and the SAP Business ByDesign solution into one organization to focus on building solutions that serve the needs of SMBs.

During his time at Concur, Padgett held a variety of roles across the globe, including executive vice president and general manager, EMEA; vice president, international sales and marketing; director of Concur´s Asia Pacific region; director of consulting services; and director of business development.

SAP offers applications and services serve 310,000 business and public sector customer operations.