Core Brands takes on software engineering director

Published: WORLD

Core Brands takes on software engineering director

WORLD: Core Brands has appointed Mayank Saxena to the role of director, software engineering. Mr Saxena will report directly to company president Joe Roberts and lead software engineering across all of the company’s platforms from its Californian headquarters, as well as the software teams in Petaluma and Peabody.

With a Master's degree in computer science from the University of Southern California and certification in strategic decision and risk management from Stanford University, Mr Saxena has occupied software engineering and engineering management positions at Microsoft, Hewlett Packard and InfraEyes. He most recently worked for NetApp as a senior engineering manager.

‘Software is an essential component of our growth strategy and Mayank brings a substantial skill set to drive our development,’ explained Mr Roberts. ‘His combination of strategic and creative perspectives on software development will result in exciting new product opportunities and solutions.’

‘I look forward to working with our developers to turn our visions into exceptional customer experiences and opportunities for our dealers,’ Mr Saxena declared.

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