Intershop Announces Appointment of Managing Director

San Francisco, February 10, 2015 – Today, Intershop Communications, leading omni-channel commerce solutions provider, announced the appointment of its new Managing Director of US & APAC, Mr. Albert Woo.

“As Managing Director APAC, Albert has been an invaluable asset to our operations in that region  since 2011, creating and fostering an environment that truly exemplified what the market needed, and what our customers, new and existing, were looking for. We are confident that he will propel our US business to the next level of success in his new role.” said Jochen Moll, CEO of Intershop. “His global industry knowledge and ability to translate that into local differentiators make him a strong leader and brand ambassador.”

Albert will focus on the company’s growth through both existing and emerging methods, adopting a hybrid strategic approach to acquire new business. He will continue the strong focus on the outstanding client relationships that have been the backbone of the company.

“The enterprise online industry has been my passion for the last fourteen years. So, of course, I am extremely excited to be given an opportunity to further the growth of the Intershop family.  I look forward to working with the US team and building a synergy between US and APAC operations. My immediate goal is to accelerate growth in both regions by leveraging competitive differentiators and establishing global practices for how critical work gets done across the company.  This will allow us to be aggressive, fast and unified in our global go to market strategy while delivering locally relevant customer focused outcomes .” said Albert Woo.

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About Intershop

Intershop Communications AG (founded in Germany 1992; Prime Standard: ISH2) is an independent, internationally leading provider of omnichannel commerce solutions. The latter are available as cloud-based commerce-as-a-service solutions or as licensed models and combine the expertise from over 25 years of software development for online commerce. Upon request, Intershop orchestrates the entire omnichannel commerce process chain – from the design of online channels to the implementation of software to fulfillment. Around the globe more than 300 enterprise customers run Intershop solutions Customers include large corporations such as HP, BMW, Würth and Deutsche Telekom as well as medium-sized enterprises. Intershop operates in Europe, the USA and the Asia-Pacific region.

This news release contains forward-looking statements regarding future events or the future financial and operational performance of Intershop. Actual events or performance may differ materially from those contained or implied in such forward-looking statements. Risks and uncertainties that could lead to such difference could include, among other things: Intershop's limited operating history, the unpredictability of future revenues and expenses and potential fluctuations in revenues and operating results, significant dependence on large single customer deals, consumer trends, the level of competition, seasonality, risks related to electronic security, possible governmental regulation, and general economic conditions.

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Heide Rausch
Head of Corporate Communication