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StraNeo is a business development consulting firm providing services in the provision of go-to-market strategies and the development of sales in the Nordic market.
With a successfull track record in complex IT sales and project management, our experienced sales executives and consultants assist B2B technology companies seeking to improve sales performance, go-to-market strategies or develop their business in the Nordic countries.
Relying on our in-depth knowledge of the European and Nordic markets, our ability to quickly understand value propositions and an extensive base of contacts with key executives, we pursue the unique goal of generating profitable revenue for our customers and ensuring their full satisfaction.
Board and management
Franck Attia - Founder and Managing Director
Since the inception of StraNeo, Franck has been in charge of shaping corporate strategy, sales and marketing as well as managing all day-to-day operations. With more than 18 years of experience in sales and general management in the European IT industry, Franck has held different positions at Cap Gemini, Information Builders, SLP InfoWare and MrTed Ltd. His jobs included Regional Director Nordics, VP Sales Europe and Business Unit Director. He brings a successful track record in launching new IT solutions in the European market and in establishing operating sales subsidiaries.
Franck is a graduate from Ecole Polytechnique and Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées, Paris, France and holds a Master degree in computer science, electrical engineering and business administration from Carnegie Mellon University, USA.
Jan Amtoft - Adviser
Jan is an adviser to the company’s management. He is currently CIO at FL Smidth, a leading provider of equipment, systems and services for the cement and mineral industries. Prior to FL Smidth, Jan has been CIO at LEGO Group, IT development director at Post Denmark and head of Technology Management and Advanced Technologies Group at CSC. Jan holds a degree in Computer Science.
Birgit Pichat - Adviser
Birgit is an adviser to the company’s management. She is the founder of online shop www.voresmarked.dk. Prior to this, she was Chief Marketing Officer at Experian EMEA. During the last 15 years, she has built up her experience in international business development, marketing, sales and general management. Prior to Experian, she held various executive positions in France, the USA and Denmark with Ericsson Hewlett Packard Telecommunications, ALTA A/S and Lingtech. Birgit has an MBA from Grenoble Business School, France and a Master of Law from the Faculty of Law, University of Aarhus, Denmark.
Philip Thorsen - Adviser
Philip is an adviser to the company's management. He holds the position of partner at the leading Danish law firm MAZANTI-ANDERSEN, KORSØ JENSEN & PARTNERE (www.mazanti.com). His areas of expertise include corporate and commercial law, investments and privatization in Central and Eastern Europe, international contracts, European public procurement law and M&A. Philip is fluent in Danish, English, French, German and Scandinavian languages. He sits on the board of several Danish and Polish companies and is a graduate from the Faculty of Law, University of Aarhus, Denmark (Master of Law).
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SilkRoad Nordic signs Telecare Services as its first Life Suite customer in the Nordic.
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Neolane doubles its installed base in the Nordic with new customers such as Expressen, VG, EON, Com Hem, Itella, Tapiola, Magasin, Fortum and IKANO.
16th July 2012
SilkRoad, leading provider of HR cloud-based technology, chooses StraNeo to develop its Nordic operations.