Siebel veteran Thomas E. Hogan has been appointed chief executive officer of Kony, an enterprise mobile applications tools provider. At Siebel Hogan was Senior Vice President of Global Sales and Operations. Before joining Kony, Hogan served as executive vice president of Software at HP. Prior to joining HP, Hogan served as the president of Vignette, a publicly held software company specializing in enterprise content management. Hogan started his career at IBM, where he held a variety of executive posts. In his new role, Hogan will help Kony drive sales execution, achieve operational excellence, maintain product leadership, and facilitate geographical expansion.
“With more than 900 percent growth during the last three years, Kony is uniquely positioned in the enterprise mobility market,” said Raj Koneru, founder and chairman, Kony. “To capitalize on the opportunity it was time to bring in a new CEO to help scale the company.”
“It is a honor to succeed Raj Koneru as chief executive officer,” said Hogan.
Kony provides s cloud platform to support the mobile application software development lifecycle. The company’s customers include Fortune 1000 global banks, healthcare payers and providers, automotive, manufacturing, travel, hospitality and retail organizations, as well as a large global network of more than 150 partners.
The company has over 600 apps live, serving over 20 million end users in 45 countries. The Kony tools help define, design, develop, test, deploy, and manage multi-channel applications from a single codebase.
The company has an opening for a creative director on the careers page of its site.