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Plutora Announces Appointment of Mahesh Baxi as Vice President, Customer Success

Plutora Announces Appointment of Mahesh Baxi as Vice President, Customer Success

Joining the Executive Team Baxi Will Lead Customer Success, Services and Support to Meet the Rising Demand in Application Delivery Management

Santa Clara, CA–August 29th, 2017 – Plutora®, the leading provider of enterprise release, test environment and test management solutions for enterprise IT, today announced the appointment of Mahesh Baxi as its Vice President of Customer Success. Baxi brings over 24 years of global industry experience to Plutora. As VP of Customer Success, he will oversee Professional Services, Customer Success and Technical Support functions and drive customer retention across the Plutora portfolio.

“Our company has seen exceptional growth in the past year, doubling our year over year revenue while significantly increasing our customer base,” said Dalibor Siroky, co-CEO and co-founder of Plutora.  “Mahesh has worked with large global enterprise customers, and has built and implemented scalable customer success frameworks to significantly improve customer satisfaction, retention and renewal across multiple companies. He couldn’t have joined our team at a better time. His strong technology background, deep experience with Professional Services and hands-on experience with product management, engineering and release management makes him a great fit to run our Customer Success organization,”

Before joining Plutora, Baxi was head of Global Customer Success at Apttus Inc., a category defining quote-to-cash SaaS product company. A successful entrepreneur, Baxi founded and later sold an HR recruitment company after acquiring India’s largest companies as customers. Prior to that, Baxi led India operations for ThoughtWorks, a global agile software delivery services company, where he was responsible for the growth strategy, execution, customer satisfaction and overall corporate culture.

“I am excited to join Plutora’s leadership team,” said Mahesh Baxi. “Plutora solves a key problem facing the enterprise IT industry. Application release management currently is a siloed ecosystem where teams lack coherent and effective communication. Our solutions have a direct impact on customers within months of implementation. I look forward to solving the bottlenecks associated with enterprise software delivery that plague this industry by driving an outcome-based Customer Success model at Plutora.”

About Plutora

Plutora, headquartered in Santa Clara, CA is the market leader of release, test environment, and quality management solutions for enterprise IT. The Plutora Platform transforms IT release processes by correlating data from existing tool-chains and automating manual processes providing a single view of releases and associated metrics, such as testing quality. Plutora benefits organizations by providing predictability in the software release process, improving the speed and frequency of releases, better aligning IT software development and business strategy.

Plutora is a registered trademark of Plutora, Inc.

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Plutora provides Enterprise Release and Test Environment Management SaaS solutions aligning process, technology, and information to solve release orchestration challenges for the enterprise.

Plutora’s SaaS solution enables organizations to model release management and test environment management activities as a bridge between agile project teams and an enterprise’s ITSM initiatives. Using Plutora, you can orchestrate parallel releases from several independent DevOps groups all while giving your executives as well as change management specialists insight into overall risk.

Supporting the largest releases for the largest organizations throughout North America, EMEA, and Asia Pacific, Plutora provides proof that large companies can adopt DevOps while managing the risks that come with wider adoption of self-service and agile software development in the enterprise. Aligning process, technology, and information to solve increasingly complex release orchestration challenges, this Gartner “Cool Vendor in IT DevOps” upgrades the enterprise release management from spreadsheets, meetings, and email to an integrated dashboard giving release managers insight and control over large software releases.

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