Middle East Region a Strategic Focus Area in Process Industry
Leader’s Growth Strategy
BURLINGTON, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 6, 2009--
Aspen Technology, Inc. (OTC: AZPN.PK), a leading provider of software
and services to the process industries, today announced it has opened a
Middle East office in Bahrain. The Middle East is a key region in
AspenTech’s growth strategy for expanding its leadership position in the
process optimization market.
Many Middle East-based process manufacturers already use AspenTech
solutions across the globe.
To lead AspenTech’s expanded efforts in the Middle East, the Company
has hired Jay Manouchehri as General Manager, Middle East Operations.
Manouchehri brings to AspenTech extensive Middle East market
experience, having worked in managerial positions at Honeywell, ABB
and most recently in a Bahrain-based process industry consulting
AspenTech also announced that effective today, AspenTech Middle East
W.L.L. is no longer a reseller of AspenTech solutions. All
Middle East sales, marketing and business development will be handled
out of the Company’s new Bahrain office.
Antonio Pietri, Executive Vice President of Field Operations,
“Growing our strong base of operations in the Middle East is an
important strategic initiative for AspenTech in FY10 and beyond. Hiring
Jay Manouchehri and centralizing our operations in the new Bahrain
office is a major step forward in executing AspenTech’s growth plan for
this vital region.”
Bahrain Office Contact Information
Bahrain Financial Harbour
West Tower, Building
Road 4626, Block 346
Area 6, P.O. Box 20705
Phone: +973 17 50 3000
AspenTech is a leading supplier of software that optimizes process
manufacturing – for energy, chemicals, pharmaceuticals, engineering and
construction, and other industries that manufacture and produce products
from a chemical process. With integrated aspenONE solutions, process
manufacturers can implement best practices for optimizing their
engineering, manufacturing and supply chain operations. As a result,
AspenTech customers are better able to increase capacity, improve
margins, reduce costs and become more energy efficient. To see how the
world’s leading process manufacturers rely on AspenTech to achieve their
operational excellence goals, visit www.aspentech.com.
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Source: Aspen Technology, Inc.
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