Culemborg, the Netherlands, November 16th, 2022.

We are pleased to introduce Ludo Hertroijs as Chief Executive Officer of Assai, starting December 1st, 2022. Ludo brings unique skills, perspectives, and relationships to lead Assai into the future. He has over 10 years of management experience leading software companies such as IBS, Unit4, and Cloudwise.

Willem van der Jagt, Assai’s outgoing CEO, co-founded Assai in 1990. Under his management, Assai has evolved into a leading company for document control and management supporting engineering projects and assets worldwide. In 2019, Vortex Capital Partners made a majority investment in Assai. The partnership has brought Assai to the next level in product development, client relationships and organic growth. Now, Assai enters a new phase of growth.

Assai’s new phase

“In Ludo, we have found the right person to lead the company into the next stage of growth. Ludo will bring the required knowledge and experience, as he has a proven track record of leading and managing various IT companies. His management style truly appreciates success is built by the team and the clients, which is a core value of Assai.” Willem van der Jagt added. After the transition, Willem will remain an investor in Assai.

What can Assai clients expect?

We will continue to deliver an excellent quality of services as we keep developing the best document control and document management solution in the market. Our management will stay in place to ensure a smooth transition of leadership. Together with our developers, consultants and support team, we will provide the continuity and quality of Assai. We will keep investing in development, ensuring Assai is the right choice for now and in the future.

Excited to start

Ludo adds: “I am looking forward to building the organization and product with the team. We will keep client focus and continue to deliver outstanding services that have been and will remain the basis of the success of Assai.”

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