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Former IBM Executive Tilman Binder Joins BackOffice Associates

BackOffice Associates Continues Expansion in Region with Key Senior Appointment

McLean, VA and Stuttgart, Germany — February 14, 2019 — BackOffice Associates, a worldwide leader in solutions that solve enterprises’ most complex data transformation challenges, today announced the appointment of Tilman Binder as DACH Managing Director for BackOffice Associates’ EUAF region.

Tilman brings an enviable track record of over 10 years at IBM as Executive Director for IBM Global Technology Services, working in both Germany and Japan. Prior to IBM, he spent 10 years at SAP in Walldorf and Tokyo, leading the business unit responsible for the Life Sciences go-to-market strategy.

Clive Bellmore, CEO – Europe and Africa, BackOffice Associates, comments, “We are absolutely delighted to have Tilman heading up our DACH team. Our DACH business has experienced substantial growth over the past year with a focus on helping SAP customers complete their journey to SAP S/4HANA®. Having someone of Tilman’s calibre leading the organisation will further accelerate that growth.”

Binder comments, “What attracted me to BackOffice Associates was the team’s passion and dedication to their clients. It’s an exciting time to be working in the data business and to be part of the mission to empower organisations to transform their business results through data.”

An SAP Quality Award recipient based on a client-winning project, BackOffice Associates relocated its DACH headquarters to Stuttgart in July 2018, further extending its focus across the DACH region and its partnership with SAP. In Germany and Switzerland, BackOffice Associates has delivered successful business outcomes through its software and services solutions at some of the most recognized household names in the DACH region. SAP has been reselling key data migration and quality solutions from BackOffice Associates as SAP Solution Extensions since 2014.

With over one-third of BackOffice Associates’ business coming from the DACH region, the company delivers industry-leading data transformation solutions supporting clients’ most complex business transformation initiatives, including migrating to SAP S/4HANA and the Intelligent Enterprise.

About BackOffice Associates
BackOffice Associates solves complex enterprise data transformation challenges by combining data expertise, intelligent software and packaged solution accelerators to yield certain and superior business outcomes. The company’s software applies automation and guidance infused by AI and machine learning technologies to data migration, data quality, analytics, master data management, metadata management, and information governance initiatives. Utilizing the market’s top data specialists, validated industry knowledge and proven methodologies, BackOffice Associates has led thousands of successful data transformation projects including for over 200 Forbes Global 2000 organizations. SAP resells BackOffice Associates’ key data migration and quality solutions as SAP Solution Extensions. Founded in 1996, the company is headquartered in the greater Boston area and employs 800+ data specialists in 25 offices across the globe. To learn more, please visit

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