Miami, Florida — December 21, 2018 — XAPT is pleased to announce the appointment of Thanos Panousis as General Manager, EMEA, effective immediately. He will assume leadership of Sales, Delivery and the Professional Services departments to ensure that XAPT continuously provides the highest tier of services across the globe.
“This is an exciting time for XAPT” said XAPT COO Panos Gikas. “Thanos is a seasoned strategic, result-driven leader with a history of building high-performing teams in EMEA. We look forward to leveraging his expertise in steering XAPT forward. Given recent industry trends, we believe XAPT is well positioned to capitalize on the opportunities ahead of us, and with Thanos at the helm, the company is poised to reach its next stage of growth.”
Prior to joining XAPT, Panousis served as the Managing Director for the Middle East, North Africa and Turkey at incadea, and held numerous senior management positions at Vermantia, SAP, Microsoft and Oracle in the past.
“Being chosen to lead is always an honor, and I can’t think of a more exciting time to become part of this business. XAPT is in pole position to elevate the digital landscape of equipment dealerships arounds the world through innovation. I look forward to building upon our progress to improve the experience for our customers, partners and the equipment industry on the whole via digital transformation. ” – Thanos Panousis, General Manager, EMEA
XAPT works with equipment dealers every day. This is at the core of our company, employing hundreds of professionals around the globe with one focus: providing the leading dealership solution for equipment dealers and manufacturers. In addition, XAPT works closely with Microsoft to utilize all capabilities of Microsoft Dynamics 365 as well as Azure and its services, such as artificial intelligence, machine learning and big data analytics to aid in the digital transformation of our customers. XAPT serves dealers around the world, with offices in the U.S., Canada, Europe, China, Philippines, and Australia and with partners in several other regions around the globe.