Siebel Systems (Nasdaq: SEBL) has named Perry Keating as Senior Vice President of Global Services, reporting to Chief Executive Officer George T. Shaheen. A highly seasoned technology executive with more than fifteen years of senior leadership experience, Mr. Keating will be responsible for the company's Professional Services, Business Consulting Services, Technical Training, and End User Education business units.
"Perry has established a strong track record of building leading services practices that help ensure customers receive significant value from their investments in software," said Mr. Shaheen. "Perry's contributions in his new role at Siebel Systems will be critical given our focus on helping organizations achieve outstanding customer-driven business results, and I look forward to working with him."
Mr. Keating most recently served as Senior Vice President, Global Enterprise Solutions, at BearingPoint, where he led the company's Oracle, SAP and Siebel Systems practices. Prior to working at BearingPoint he served as Director of Strategic Market Development at PeopleSoft Corporation, where he oversaw market development of products and services to the federal government's civilian, defense and intelligence agencies. Previously, Mr. Keating worked at Oracle Corporation as a Senior Practice Director, responsible for leading that company's East Coast Applications Group that supported multiple federal, state and local government agencies. Mr. Keating also served in management roles at James Martin & Co. and American Management Systems. He received an MBA from the Virginia Polytechnic Institute and State University, and a BS in Computer Science from Tulane University.