San Francisco – December 11, 2014 – Anaplan has hired Anthony Reynolds to be the company’s Executive Vice President of Operations. Reynolds will oversee the company’s growth operations including customer services and support, partnerships, and accelerated application strategy. Reynolds was most recently Global Head of Technology Partners & Business Development at SAP.
“The growing scope of Anaplan’s platform and long-term vision is inspiring,” Reynolds said. “I’m thrilled to join a company with such huge potential to change the way enterprises collaboratively build and manage business planning applications.”
Reynolds brings to Anaplan more than 15 years of operational and subject matter expertise. He held multiple executive positions at SAP leading the Enterprise Performance Management, Business Intelligence, and Mobile divisions. Reynolds previously worked at BusinessObjects in multiple executive roles. Reynolds holds an MBA from the University of Cambridge and a Bachelor of Commerce and Business Administration from the University of British Columbia.
“Anthony has developed an expertise in leading large, cross-functional teams across multiple geographies,” said Fred Laluyaux, Anaplan President and CEO. “I had the pleasure of working with him at Business Objects and SAP, and I am honored to work alongside him again. Anthony will be a strategic asset to Anaplan as we head into 2015—another year of tremendous growth and maturity for the company.”
In the past year, Anaplan has hired hundreds of new employees and expanded operations to Malaysia, Russia, and Australia. The company also recently added Apple executive Marc Stoll as CFO to its leadership team. Anaplan’s burgeoning hiring and deepening of its leadership team supports its rapid customer growth, continued global expansion, and increasing application offerings with the recent launch of its App Hub.
Anaplan is the planning cloud for Sales, Operations, Finance, and HR. We built our platform from the ground up to empower you to plan, collaborate, and act—in real-time. Anaplan enables you to deploy easy-to-use applications to solve complex planning challenges across your organization. Stay ahead of critical business events, rapidly model potential impacts, and course correct on the fly. Anaplan is a privately held company, headquartered in San Francisco, CA with global offices on four continents. To learn more, visit anaplan.com. Join us on twitter: @anaplan