XRT has made three senior international appointments in Latin America and Europe. Thierry Giraud, previously a senior sales director for Aldata Latin America, has been appointed as XRT’s country manager for Brazil. In Europe, XRT is expanding the availability of its products and services to Austria, Eastern Europe and Switzerland. The company has appointed two new sales managers to oversee business development in these regions. Gary Thomas, joins XRT from SimCorp in London, and has responsibility at XRT for Bavaria, Austria and the Eastern European countries. Flora Dupont joins the XRT team from Reuters and will oversee sales in Switzerland and Southern Germany, including the Baden-Württemberg region.
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