Diebold Nixdorf strengthens senior leadership team
Diebold Nixdorf has announced three appointments to strengthen its senior leadership team. Jeffrey Rutherford has been promoted from interim to permanent chief financial officer, Julian Sparkes has joined the company as senior vice president, chief digital officer, and Hermann Wimmer has joined as senior vice president, global retail.
Rutherford joined the company last October from Edgewater Technology and has extensive experience leading value-creating, transformational initiatives. Sparkes comes from PRGX Global and will be responsible for simplifying, streamlining and further digitizing Diebold Nixdorf’s IT infrastructure. Wimmer comes from ForgeRock and will be responsible for the company’s retail strategy and operations, including business development, customer relationship management and global sales.
“These are strong, experienced leaders who will help execute DN Now, strengthen our team and drive our connected commerce strategy around the world,” commented Gerrard Schmid, Diebold Nixdorf president and chief executive officer.