E2open Announces Org Changes to Support Plans for Growth

Company veteran promoted to CFIO and industry veteran hired as SVP Operations

Austin, TX – February 16, 2016 – E2open today announced the promotion of Peter Hantman to Chief Financial and Integration Officer and the hiring of Joe Olson as Senior Vice President of Operations.

Peter Hantman joined E2open in 2011 as Vice President, General Manager North America Sales. In 2014, Hantman was promoted to Senior Vice President Customer Solutions where he led the Professional Services, Global Support, Customer Success, and Cloud Data Center Operations.

“During Pete’s multiple roles in E2open, he has continuously delivered high performance and process excellence from his team”, said CEO Michael Farlekas.  “While running Operations, Pete dramatically improved the productivity of our Professional Services team, while driving a culture of customer orientation.  Given his strong financial background, deep knowledge of our operations, and M&A experience, Pete is ideally positioned in the new role to help us grow.”

Prior to joining E2open, Hantman served as SVP of Global Service Delivery at IQNavigator, Inc., as CEO of Bankers Title Company, and as COO of Alpine Access, Inc. In his new role, Pete will be responsible for finishing the transformation of the finance and accounting organization, and building an infrastructure to manage integration efforts for future acquisitions.

Joe Olson will join the company to take over operational duties as Senior Vice President of Operations, leading E2open’s Professional Services, SaaS Operations, and Support organizations. Olson is an industry veteran in the enterprise software market with experience leading large organizations through periods of high growth. He most recently held the position of SVP customer experience at corvisa, a cloud communications provider. Previously Olson served as EVP and GM for Empower Software Solutions, a leader in retail workforce and human capital management solutions, where he was responsible for all commercial activities and delivery for the workforce management solution. Olson also brings over 20 years of software industry experience, including 14 years at RedPrairie (now JDA Software Group).

“With these changes, E2open is well positioned to support our plans for growth,” said Farlekas.

About E2open

E2open is the leading provider of cloud-based, on-demand software solutions enabling enterprises to procure, manufacture, sell, and distribute products more efficiently through collaborative planning and execution across global trading networks. Enterprises use E2open solutions to see and control their trading networks through real-time information, integrated business processes, and advanced analytics. For more information, visit

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