San Jose, CA, November 07, 2008 --(PR.com
)-- Plimus Inc., the leading independent provider of outsourced E-commerce services announced today the appointment of three senior executives: Perach (Pari) Raccah as Chief Operations Officer; Irit Segal Itshayek as Chief Financial Officer; and Sharon Segev as Vice President of Sales.
In announcing the appointments Plimus CEO Hagai Tal said, “We are creating a dynamic management team that will enable Plimus to forge ahead with its ambitious program to develop the most powerful and flexible E-commerce and merchandising solutions for our expanding customer community. The addition of these individuals, combined with our existing senior management, will help Plimus deliver the services and support that enable our clients to grow new E-business revenues and gain competitive advantage over their competitors.”
COO Perach Raccah joins Plimus after 8-years service with Amdocs where she managed major product release processes for the company’s West Coast-based CRM division.
Raccah, a graduate in Computer Engineering and Political Science from Israel’s prestigious Bar Ilan University, will be responsible the company’s daily operations and developing the new work and project management processes that will underpin Plimus’s growth strategy.
Irit Segal Itshayek, previously served as Chief Financial Officer of Spark Networks (Israel) Ltd. Over the last 4 years Segal Itshayek was instrumental in building the company's operational and financial infrastructure. Prior to her engagement at Spark she worked at Deloitte as an Audit Manager.
Segal Itshayek is a qualified CPA and graduated in Business Administration and Accountancy from The College of Management, Rishon Lezion, Israel. As CFO, Segal Itshayek will be in charge of Plimus’s financial and accounting operations.
Prior to joining Plimus, Sharon Segev directed global sales and pre-sales at Amdocs for 7 years, after serving as founder and CEO of Y-Soft Limited which was sold to Ness Technologies in 2002, and Yanshuf Systems, an IT systems company purchased by RAD-Bynet Systems Group in 1999. In his role as VP Sales, Segev will spearhead Plimus’s expansion of services and client development for the enterprise sector.
Segev holds a bachelor’s degree in Computer Science and Physics from the Tel Aviv University, and graduate degrees in Advanced Management and Business Administration from Harvard Business School, and the John Cook School of Business respectively.
For additional information and photographs contact:
Plimus is a major provider of outsourced online payment technology, with an emphasis on software, games and online retailers. The company's award-winning platform helps companies and publishers of all sizes maximize online revenues, monetize assets, and process transactions at reduced cost.
Plimus is headquartered in San Jose, CA. Full details of Plimus’s services can be accessed at www.plimus.com