Paul has held a number of senior executive roles in major enterprise software businesses and he brings extensive knowledge of global marketing and operations expansion to Qlik. Until March 2003 Paul served as president and COO of Siebel Systems Inc., a leading provider of e-Business application solutions. Prior to that, Paul served as CEO of SAP America, Inc., and was an executive board member of SAP AG. During his eight year tenure at SAP, Paul oversaw operations in North, South, and Central America, as well as worldwide marketing and partner relationships. Paul also helped guide product development, was responsible for introducing R/3 worldwide and grew SAP America, Inc. to be the most profitable division of the world-renowned software company. Paul has served on the Board of Directors at Lawson Software, ICWAG, and Causata Inc.