We are happy to announce that portfolio companies Woodwing and GOConnectIT strengthened their leadership teams with the addition of experienced and visionary Chief Technology Officers (CTOs). Amanda van der Leest-Rasch joined the Management Board of Woodwing this month, and Bart van Muijen joined the Management Board of GOConnectIT. Welcome on board!
Prior to joining WoodWing, Amanda Van der Leest-Rasch was Senior Director for R&D in the Netherlands at ADP. Here she was responsible for DevOps introduction and set-up, and led over a hundred R&D staff in the Netherlands and India. Before that, Amanda was Area Vice President for the Netherlands at CompuGroup Medical, where she was responsible for the Dutch healthcare market.
The appointment comes at an exciting time for WoodWing, as the company invests for growth. Globally, the demand for content has never been greater, and with this rising demand comes increasing complexity in terms of workflows, channels, and the volume of files and digital assets organizations need to manage. WoodWing is ideally positioned to help organizations orchestrate their content, increase speed-to-market, and improve productivity.
Bart van Muijen joined GOConnectIT, after spending 4 years at HR software group Bullhorn as General Manager and Senior Director of Software Development. In his role as GM, Bart was responsible for the rapidly growing Mainland Europe office of Bullhorn. Prior to joining Bullhorn, Bart held consultancy- and technical leadership roles at Axians and Imtech Management & Consultancy/Bostec.
The appointment of Bart at GOConnectIT helps in technical leadership and the productization of Geodan capabilities in the R&D-intensive and innovative GEO-IT segment.