Convergence Executive Leadership
The Convergence Management Team combines sound business experience with advanced technical knowledge.
With a combined experience of over 60 years in ICT, the Convergence Management Team is well prepared to address your most challenging initiatives in IT Financial Management - ITFM in general and Technology Expense Management and Telecom Expense Management in particular.
Since early 2002 Joseph drives the overall strategic vision and key business priorities of Convergence. On a day to day basis, he acts as a business development executive, and has achieved substantial customer wins in Convergence's Technology Expense Management activities, successfully earning Convergence’s reputation as the acknowledged leader of the technology and telecom expense management, optimization, administrative automation and outsourcing industry in Europe. He is also responsible for developing key alliances.
Joseph reoriented Convergence towards business and ICT alignment activities beginning of 2002 and has spent most of his 35 year professional career creating and growing businesses. His experience centers primarily on operations and sales, but his passion is developing a culture of achieving real world business results through the application of advanced technologies. Prior to joining Convergence, Joseph was Partner Director for ACTA Technology Inc (now SAP), Northern European Region. Formerly he was Director of Emerging Technology Venture companies and Managing Director of a medium-sized consulting company. He has over 30 years of experience in the IT industry from Systems Integration and Computer Hardware to CRM, DWH, BI, Knowledge Management, E-Business and EAI. During the last 20 years Joseph held senior executive position in the Enterprise Software industry, with focus on Business Development, Strategic Alliances, Sales Management, General Management, and Software Sales/Services.
Joseph has an education in Electronic Engineering.
Peter Cuppens has over 25 years of systems and software engineering experience. As Convergence’s CTO, Peter is responsible for advancing Convergence’s leadership in development and integration of TEM enabling technologies. Before joining Convergence, Cuppens served as founder and General Manager of a technology company that introduced analytic applications for telecom cost management as early as 2000. He was instrumental in the development and deployment of telecom analytics processing thousands of telecom user companies in a mission critical outsourcing agreement with a national telecom operator.
Peter Cuppens manages development of Convergence software including the BillIntelligence™ invoice processing platform, TEMExpert Business Intelligence and TEMPOR and TEMPOR Enterprise TEM Portals and supervises CIMPL Software and Third Party software integration in Convergence's TEM technology solutions.