OutSystems Hires Patrick Jean as CTO
Application developer OutSystems has named Patrick Jean as its new Chief Technology Officer. Jean will oversee the company’s global engineering team, helping to continue to provide innovative solutions for customers. “The challenges of 2020 have driven a level of digital transformation in three months that would have otherwise taken years,” said OutSystems Founder and CEO Paulo Rosado. “It’s more important than ever for companies to invest in their technical platform foundations so they can dramatically accelerate their digital projects and adapt to change. OutSystems is in a unique position to help every organization be an innovator. The experiences Patrick has leading high-growth cloud companies give us an even deeper bench of leaders.” Jean has more than 20 years of leadership experience in engineering roles with Citrix, Apttus, and Microsoft. In his most recent position as VP of Unified Cloud Engineering at Citrix, he oversaw a tripling of the engineering team's size.