HYPERION APPOINTS NEW UK MARKETING DIRECTOR Thursday 13 December 2001 PDF Print …Nigel Youell joins from rival financial analysis software vendor Comshare … LONDON, UK. 13 December, 2001 – Hyperion (NASDAQ:HYSL), a global leader in business intelligence software, has appointed Nigel Youell as Marketing Director of its UK operations. Youell joins from Comshare where, for the past three years, he was International Marketing Director. Prior to Comshare, Youell spent two years as a Head of Marketing with Sage Group plc, the business management software vendor. Commenting on this appointment, Hyperion UK Managing Director Mike Shelton says: “We are delighted to have Nigel join Hyperion in this role. He brings a wealth of expertise and experience in the business intelligence market that will be of great value to Hyperion and its customers. Nigel will be spearheading our marketing efforts in consolidating and extending our dominance in the business intelligence segment through our Hyperion Essbase platform and associated analytical tools, as well as building on our dominance in financial analysis through powerful applications such as the recently launched Hyperion Planning 2.0 and the soon to be launched Hyperion Financial Management 2.0.” Youell’s previous industry experience also includes four years at The Strathclyde Institute where he was Director of Marketing with responsibilities for business development and tactical marketing of its consultancy business. Prior to this, he held various directorships at Computer Systems Development Limited, where, during a seven year tenure, he was responsible for overall product strategy, marketing and sales. About Hyperion Hyperion, a global leader in business intelligence software, creates solutions that help businesses measure performance and drive profitability. Its flagship product, Hyperion Essbase, as well as its financial and business performance management and eCRM analysis solutions are used by more than 6,000 companies around the world. Hyperion has a network of more than 400 strategic partners to provide innovative business intelligence solutions, specialised applications and services. Headquartered in Sunnyvale, California, Hyperion reported annual revenues in fiscal 2001 of more than 0 million. The company has more than 2,300 employees in 20 countries and is also represented in 16 other countries through distributor relationships. More information is available at http://www.hyperion.com/uk, firstname.lastname@example.org, or 01784 228000. Note to editors: Hyperion, Hyperion Essbase, Hyperion Planning and Hyperion Financial Management are registered trademarks and Hyperion Solutions is a trademark of Hyperion Solutions Corporation. All other trademarks and company names mentioned are the property of the respective owners. - ends- Contacts: Andrew Smith Object Marketing Tel: (020) 8762 9292 E-mail: email@example.com Lena Bhimani Hyperion Tel: 01784 228076 E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of Object Marketing in the following categories: Consumer Technology, Personal Finance, Business & Finance, Computing & Telecoms, for more information visit https://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.