Alfresco Accelerates Growth with Newly Appointed Vice President of EMEA

Maidenhead, U.K and San Mateo, CA. – April 19, 2017 – Open-source pioneer Alfresco Software, today announced Merten Slominsky as its new Vice President of EMEA. Slominsky has vast experience in driving exponential growth and profitability within the software industry for over 28 years and is considered a subject matter expert and exceptional leader in this space. His focus will be driving business expansion for Alfresco in pan-European countries.

“Alfresco brings next generation content-, process- and information governance solutions that unlock the power for the digital enterprise,” Slominsky comments. “IT and business leaders must adopt modern technologies that eliminate information silos in order to meet the challenges of the new, digital world. Alfresco’s open, agile and competitive digital business platform can do it much faster than any other competitor together with fantastic partners across EMEA.”

Slominsky has led organizations with sales and presales teams, channel partner relationships, marketing and services teams successfully over the last 28 years. Prior to Alfresco he drove record organic year-over-year growth running the DACH region for Kofax, provider of smart capture & process applications.  Other pan-European roles include leading the ECM business unit at IBM for Northeast Europe, FileNet in Central Europe (sold to IBM), Platform Computing Cloud business in DACH (sold to IBM), and heading up CCM and DMS expert JetForm, which became part of Adobe.

“Merten’s extensive international sales and leadership experience and a strong history of building and growing successful global teams bolsters Alfresco’s growth plans,” said Bernadette Nixon, Chief Revenue Officer. “We are excited to have Merten on-board as we continue to deliver a path to digital transformation for our customers and mature the Alfresco Partner Program to expand business through our channel partners.”

About Alfresco
Alfresco is an enterprise open-source software company focused on advancing the flow of digital business.  The company provides a better, more effortless way for people to work, making sure they have the information they need, exactly when they need it most. The Alfresco Digital Business Platform is an open, modern, secure platform that intelligently activates process and content to accelerate the flow of business. It provides the fastest path for people to interact with information and for companies to respond to changing business needs.  Alfresco helps over 1300 industry-leading organizations build solutions where content finds users, processes dynamically adapt to changing needs enabling global companies to be more responsive and competitive. Alfresco’s customers include Cisco, Fraport, Allianz, Ministry of Justice, Airbus, Saint Gobain, Santander, Sony Entertainment, NHS, Leica, Merck.

Founded in 2005, Alfresco has U.S. headquarters in San Mateo, California and European headquarters in Maidenhead, UK. For more information on Alfresco, please visit

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