Sant Cugat del Vallés, BCN, Spain, February 24, 2012 --(PR.com
)-- Barcelona.-Vicenç Jiménez, a telecommunications and IT engineer, is taking charge of the iSOCO workplace in Madrid, home to the company's R&D centre for the last ten years.
Jiménez has a long history in the field of information technology consulting and services following his time at companies like Philips, Origin, MB Sistemas Informáticos and Sadiel, among others, where he has acted as sales manager, general manager and business unit manager, among other roles. He holds degrees in higher IT engineering, from the Polytechnic University of Catalonia, and in telecommunications engineering, from the La Salle Bonanova University School, and the new iSOCO Madrid manager has also completed a Management Development Programme at the IESE business school.
This appointment contributes to strengthening the leading semantic technology company's growth strategy in Madrid, as part of iSOCO's ambitious project for the 2011-2014 period, based on a process of internationalisation that aims to open 12 overseas subsidiaries.
iSOCO is Spain's foremost ICT company with a clear commitment to internationalisation as a leading technology provider to help companies develop and position themselves in the Network Economy. It has its own R&D centre, iLAB, and it stands as an international leader in semantic technology and artificial intelligence. Its main differentiating factor resides in the combination of a range of services based on proprietary technology.
It was founded in 1999 as a spin-off of the CSIC (Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas - National Research Council) and has a clear global vision and local presence in major markets. It is the only Spanish company to appear in the WCM Marketshare2010 and the instigator of the Spanish LinkedData Association (AELID).
With blue-chip clients like Almirall, AstraZéneca, Bankinter, BT, Colt, Grupo Leche Pascual, La Caixa, Repsol YPF and Zurich, among others, iSOCO is internationally renowned and possesses one of the most comprehensive semantic engines in the world: Semanti-K ®