20 Jun 2013
Henrik Béen has been appointed Chief Product Officer (CPO), at inRiver.
Henrik is a business software product specialist, bringing more than 16 years of experience from the industry. Most of this time was spent with QlikTech, where he contributed to the phenomenal growth that took QlikTech from a local, Sweden-based startup to the internationally acknowledged, publicly traded (NASDAQ) software company it is today. At QlikTech, Henrik held leading roles in product marketing and product management.
”We are very glad to have Henrik on board. We see him as a key contributor to our company as we enter the next phase of our global expansion. He will help us strengthen our product offering with the goal of reaching a global market leadership” says Niclas Mollin, CEO at inRiver.
In his role as CPO, he will be part of the management team at the headquarters in Malmö. In close cooperation with inRiver’s CTO Jimmy Ekbäck and the R&D team, he will mainly focus on defining and communicating the future versions of the inRiver product. He will also assume leadership of the company’s product marketing efforts.
”I am very excited about joining the inRiver team. I am impressed by the product and the dedication the team has for helping customers with consolidation and distribution of enriched, high quality product information through their sales channels.” says Henrik.
Henrik holds a Master’s degree in political science and computer science from Lund University, Sweden.
inRiver is a leader in PIM (Product Information Management) and cross-channel commerce solutions.