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Genesys names former Cisco, Microsoft, Skype exec Bates as CEO

Thursday 9 May 2019 | 08:19 CET | News
Genesys named former Cisco, Microsoft, Skype executive Tony Bates as its new CEO, effective immediately. Bates succeeds Paul Segre, who will continue with Genesys as chairman of the company. In addition to his role at Genesys, Bates will continue his appointments on the board of directors at both VMWare and eBay. The company also announced that president Tom Eggemeier will transition into a new role as a partner at one of the company's private equity investors, Permira. Presently, the Permira Funds and Hellman & Friedman own a combined majority stake in Genesys. 

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