Maplesoft, the leading provider of high-performance software tools for engineering, science and mathematics, expanded its European operations with the opening of a new office in Cambridge, UK. The new office in the United Kingdom will act as the headquarters for the company’s European operations, which includes offices in France and Germany.
With the addition of the new Cambridge office, Maplesoft now directly serves 16 European countries, including the United Kingdom, France, Germany, Austria, Switzerland, Ireland and the Nordic countries. In addition to strengthening the company’s sales and support services in the region, the introduction of a new European headquarters is an indication of the company’s international growth, technology advancement and strong customer support. The company is recruiting for sales, marketing and engineering personnel to be based in Cambridge, UK.
Michael Pisapia, formerly the Managing Director at Adept Scientific, has joined the Maplesoft team as Vice President, Europe. With his experience at Adept Scientific, Maplesoft’s reseller in the UK for many years, Michael has a strong combination of engineering, sales and marketing experience that will benefit Maplesoft’s customers in Europe.
“I am delighted to be a part of the Maplesoft team in this new capacity,” says Pisapia. “I look forward to working with users and partners in the UK and Nordic countries, with whom we have built relationships over the years, as well as with existing and new users in the rest of Europe. Localizing sales and support in the region will help us serve our user base more efficiently.”
“We see strong potential for our technology solutions in Europe,” says Jim Cooper, President and CEO, Maplesoft. “Our customer base has grown steadily in this region, and we are seeing increased adoption of our products and solutions. We have strengthened our presence here and brought more focus to the region to underscore the importance of the European market for the company, and demonstrate our commitment to the growing number of customers and partners.”
In addition to offices in the United Kingdom, Germany, France and North America, Maplesoft operates in over 100 countries worldwide through a large reseller distributor network. The company works with leading corporations and academic institutions in Europe, delivering technology tools and solutions covering several industries. Prominent customers in the region include Renault, B&R, University of Oxford, Mitsubishi UFJ Securities International, Liebherr-France SAS.