Munich, Germany November 13, 2012 - Brainloop today announced that it has appointed Johannes Hertz as Chief Financial Officer. In his new position, Hertz will be responsible for defining the company's financial strategy and its future investment plans, and for developing its relationships with international players in the finance markets.
Johannes Hertz holds a degree from the London School of Economics, and most recently came to Brainloop from Nomura International (London). Working as a Managing Director since 2009, Johannes was the head of Nomura's capital markets business in Germany, Austria, Switzerland and Eastern Europe. Prior to Nomura, he worked at Goldman Sachs in London for more than a decade.
"With the appointment of Johannes Hertz, we have gained an experienced financial strategist who has solid market knowledge and is able to guide our company into the next stage of its growth," said Peter Weger, CEO of Brainloop. "His deep financial expertise and international experience will be very beneficial to supporting our global expansion."
Commenting on his new position, Johannes Hertz said: "The Brainloop Secure Dataroom is used around the world by leading companies in all industries to support their work with strictly confidential business documents. I'm convinced that this demand will continue to generate significant growth for Brainloop and am looking forward to working with its highly-motivated team to help make this happen."
About Brainloop AG
Brainloop, with offices in Boston, Munich and Vienna, uses document compliance management (DCM) to make online collaboration safe and compliant, giving users the peace of mind to focus on their business goals. Brainloop's web based solution automatically manages security and compliance, allowing highly confidential documents to be easily edited and distributed inside and outside the corporate network. Encryption and
operator shielding protect all documents from insider threat and external attacks, providing a highly secure collaboration framework. The solution enables the complete transparency and auditability of all accesses and changes to documents, supporting corporate and regulatory compliance directives. Frequent uses include
contract negotiations, collecting data and writing up quarterly reports, and any other communication that contains confidential information. To learn more, visit www.brainloop.com.
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