Rolf Lisse Appointed to Cideon Management Board

Cideon paves the way for further practical development

Rolf Lisse Appointed to Cideon Management Board

Since 1 July 2022, Rolf Lisse has been responsible for the management of the system integrator Cideon. The 50 year old In close coordination with Sebastian Seitz, CEO of Eplan and Cideon, he will position the company more broadly along its solutions in CAD, PDM and SAP integration.

Gräfelfing, Germany, 17 August 2022 - On 1 July, Cideon Software & Services appointed Rolf Lisse as Managing Director. The mechanical engineer with a focus on production technology has been Vice President for Software Development & Customer Support at Cideon for the past few years. Sebastian Seitz, CEO of Eplan and Cideon, is pleased: "With Rolf Lisse, we have appointed an experienced expert to the management board who knows the practical needs of our customers extremely well. With his many years of expertise, he also combines the foresight to set up and further develop the changing solutions business in both the Autodesk and SAP environments."

In both of the company's classic business areas, software development around SAP integration as well as the sale of Autodesk solutions in MCAD and PDM, a lot is in transition. This includes the change from the on-premise business to the subscripti-on model, the technology shift that has begun from SAP and Autodesk to the cloud, as well as completely new services that Cideon offers as a system integrator.

"I want to continue to develop the basis for our company's success," says Rolf Lisse, who wants to implement new trends in software development as well as in the service areas from consulting and customer care to training. "As a platinum partner of Autodesk and SAP, we want to expand our competence towards the cloud and the portfolio as a whole." Further growth is also his premise within the Friedhelm Loh Group. The Rhinelander has already set impulses in his previous positions - for example, placing the first Cideon SaaS offers around CAD and SAP on the market.

Before joining Cideon, where he was responsible for Development & Product Management from 2007-2017, he worked in various functions in the PDM/PLM business unit at gedas (later T-Systems). The graduate engineer studied at the University of Applied Sciences Cologne (now TH) with a focus on mechanical engineering/production technology as well as process engineering at the University of Applied Sciences Niederrhein during his apprenticeship. He was born and lives in Leverkusen, he is married and has a 16-year-old daughter.

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"As a Platinum Partner of Autodesk and SAP, we want to expand our expertise towards the cloud and the portfolio as a whole."

About Cideon

Cideon advises and supports companies in optimizing their product development processes – from the initial concept through to engineering, production and services.

Cideon's innovative solutions ensure continuous data flow along process chains making data accessible and cost-effective throughout the company. In this way, Cideon's customers can fully exploit the potential of digitalization to benefit themselves and their clients.

Cideon employs 310 staff at 13 locations in Germany and Austria. It is part of the Friedhelm Loh Group, a globally successful Group with 12 production facilities and 95 subsidiaries.

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