Cognigy extends its APAC presence

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Martina Yazgan
Media contact: Martina Yazgan December 3, 2019

Sydney (AUS)/ Düsseldorf (GER), December 03, 2019 +++ Cognigy, the market leader in Conversational AI, today proudly announces a strategic addition to their senior management team and the opening of its first office in the Asia Pacific (APAC) region.

Bora Wiemann joins Cognigy as the APAC Regional Manager to strengthen its presence in the market by opening the new Sydney, Australia, office. Bora joins Cognigy from one its key customers, Robert Bosch GmbH, where he was responsible for the commercial and technical operations of the internal conversational AI platform. 

The APAC region, and especially Australia, are at the forefront of Conversational AI adoption globally, with many leading organizations having rolled out the technology already. Cognigy’s Australian office has been set up to provide local support to Cognigy’s partners and customers and further develop the conversational AI market.

“I am really excited to join Cognigy. Given the in-depth market review of the Conversational AI space we conducted at Bosch, I know how well the Cognigy product stacks up against its competitors.” said Bora. “This makes it easy for me to stand behind this great product and drive growth in the fast-moving Asia Pacific market.” 

“We are very pleased that we have the opportunity to bring Bora on board and establish our new Sydney office.” expressed co-founders Philipp Heltewig and Sascha Poggemann. “He brings along invaluable first-hand customer experience and is very familiar with the market.” 

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About Cognigy
Cognigy is a leader in the Conversational AI marketplace. The Cognigy solution delivers an Enterprise Conversational platform enabling organizations to build complex, integrated cognitive bots on a single platform. Their solution helps companies rein in “bot sprawl” and delivers the most advanced level of Natural Language Understanding and enterprise application integration in the industry. Leading companies in the USA and EMEA have standardized on the Cognigy platform to accelerate their adoption of Conversational AI. 

Major contact person Australia/ NZ
Bora Wiemann
Regional Manager APAC
Level 12, 95 Pitt Street
Sydney, NSW, 2000
phone: +61 (0) 2-9779-1512