Relic, Inc. (NYSE: NEWR), provider of real-time insights for
software-driven businesses, announced that Andrew Lawson has joined the
company as executive vice president and general manager of Europe,
Middle East, and Africa (EMEA). Based in London, Lawson will lead the
company’s growth and business strategy across the region.
Lawson joins New Relic from Salesforce, where he led both UKI and EMEA
teams through a phenomenal period of growth. He led Salesforce to its
2nd Best Place to Work in the UK Great Places to Work ranking and 5th
Best UK Employer in the Glassdoor ranking, among many other prominent
distinctions. Prior to Salesforce, Lawson spent 14 years with Oracle
Corporation where he held a number of leadership positions.
“New Relic has helped companies across EMEA, including Delivery Hero SE,
Orbit Showtime Network (OSN), Porsche AG, and Telenor to create
best-in-class digital experiences. Andrew is the ideal leader to expand
our presence across the region by fostering deeper relationships with
our customers and partners,” said Erica Schultz, chief revenue officer
at New Relic.
“Developers, operations, and CTOs at companies across EMEA are
recognizing that instrumenting their digital business is their greatest
opportunity for competitive advantage. New Relic delivers an essential
platform to help modern enterprises deliver more perfect software to
their customers, and I look forward to helping the company through its
next phase of growth,” said Andrew Lawson, EVP, GM of EMEA at New Relic.
Leading companies across the region trust New Relic to help solve their
most complex software challenges, including migrating to the cloud,
DevOps adoption, and delivering exceptional digital customer
experiences. Research firm IDC predicts SaaS and cloud software revenue
in EMEA will reach $60.5 billion by 2022 . New Relic serves the
region via offices in Barcelona, Dublin, London, Munich, Paris,
Tel-Aviv, and Zurich. In addition, the company recently opened its European
Region in Frankfurt, Germany.
New Relic is hiring. To learn more about careers in EMEA, visit here.
This press release contains “forward-looking” statements, as that term
is defined under the federal securities laws, including but not limited
to statements regarding New Relic’s presence and opportunity in EMEA,
including its ability to help organizations in the EMEA market. The
achievement or success of the matters covered by such forward-looking
statements are based on New Relic’s current assumptions, expectations,
and beliefs and are subject to substantial risks, uncertainties,
assumptions, and changes in circumstances that may cause New Relic’s
actual results, performance, or achievements to differ materially from
those expressed or implied in any forward-looking statement. Further
information on factors that could affect New Relic’s financial and other
results and the forward-looking statements in this press release is
included in the filings New Relic makes with the SEC from time to time,
including in New Relic’s most recent Form 10-Q, particularly under the
captions “Risk Factors” and “Management’s Discussion and Analysis of
Financial Condition and Results of Operations.” Copies of these
documents may be obtained by visiting New Relic’s Investor Relations
website at http://ir.newrelic.com
or the SEC’s website at www.sec.gov.
New Relic assumes no obligation and does not intend to update these
forward-looking statements, except as required by law.
 IDC, Worldwide
Software as a Service and Cloud Software Forecast, 2018–2022, doc
#US43821318, July 2018
About New Relic
New Relic provides the real-time insights that software-driven
businesses need to innovate faster. New Relic’s cloud platform makes
every aspect of modern software and infrastructure observable, so
companies can find and fix problems faster, build high-performing DevOps
teams, and speed up transformation projects. Learn why more than 50% of
the Fortune 100 trust New Relic at newrelic.com.
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