Epicor Software Corporation loops Himanshu Palsule as its new executive vice president and chief technology officer of Epicor, with immediate immediately. Reporting directly to Epicor President and CEO Joe Cowan, Palsule is responsible for the delivery of all Epicor solutions on a global basis, including product design, engineering, technology and quality, as well as development operations.
“I’m excited to lead the product development organization at Epicor — it’s a unique environment where customer focused innovation happens at a very grassroots level across the organization,” said Palsule. “Whether its innovation within our on-premises, cloud, mobile, or social platforms, the focus is always on delivering ease of use and instant value to the customer. With a globally distributed development team — from Moscow and Monterrey, to India, the U.S. and several other regions — we’re able to attract global talent with local skillsets. I’m looking forward to building on and accelerating the continuous innovation that’s already happening at Epicor.”
Former Epicor CTO Jeff Kissling will incumbent as a Chief Scientist, where his focus will be on research and technology innovation. And together Kissling and Palsule will ensure company’s delivery of innovative business software solutions supporting future business growth.
“Our research and development organization is a critical component in the delivery of innovative solutions and services — Himanshu is a proven leader and a tremendous asset as we continue to expand our cloud-first development initiatives,” said Cowan. “I’m confident Himanshu will drive his team to maintain its focus on delivering high quality products, while keeping an eye on accelerating future innovation to keep our customers a step ahead of their competition.”
With more than three decades of doyen in (ERP) software industry, Palsule has been associated in the leadership team of Sage Software, and has leadership experience from companies such as Open Systems International, Man-Trak and HCL.