AP Veteran Gomez Joins Ai2 Software as COO

Author: Mendoza College

Software developer Ai2 announced today that former SAP America Senior Director Gil Gomez will join Ai2 as Chief Operating Officer. Gomez brings nineteen years’ experience in the business-to-business software marketplace, specifically business intelligence and enterprise resource planning solutions. Gomez will join a company that is currently deploying sales force automation and enterprise mobility solutions to companies around the globe on iPad, Windows and Windows Mobile platforms.

"Ai2 is at the forefront of an exciting shift in the enterprise mobility software space,” said Gomez. “I am extremely excited to help lead Ai2 in its evolution and continued growth." While at SAP Mr. Gomez played key roles in consulting, sales and most recently as a Senior Director within SAP's Premier Customer Network.

Ai2 has experienced "tremendous growth" in the last 24 months, according to Douglas Katich, the company CEO. "It's fantastic to have Gil on board," Katich continued. "Gil's taking the reins of COO is a validation that we are a leading company in enterprise mobile order entry.” Gomez’s primary responsibility will be “to align our operations with our corporate strategy so that we can continue to deliver our solutions on time to our rapidly growing customer base," said Katich.

Prior to his software industry experience, Mr. Gomez worked in numerous corporate financial roles including accounting, financial planning & analysis and capital project analysis and valuations. His professional experience includes three years expatriate assignments in Mexico and Europe, as well as extensive work experience in Asia. Mr. Gomez is fluent in Spanish and Italian. Gomez received his bachelor’s degree in finance and business economics from the University of Notre Dame and an MBA from the Kellogg School of Management at Northwestern University.