As President and General Manager for SUSE, Nils Brauckmann is responsible for leading the development, sales, marketing, technical support, pre-sales and consulting services for SUSE open source solutions worldwide.
Brauckmann has over 20 years of experience in the IT industry, serving in cross-functional and international management positions. He first joined WRQ in 1994 (acquired by Attachmate® in 2004) and has held various management roles across Attachmate sales, marketing and support organizations in EMEA. Other companies he has worked for include Novell® and Siemens Nixdorf, where he started his technology career. Brauckmann has considerable leadership experience in due diligence and integration processes associated with mergers and acquisitions.
Brauckmann holds a diploma in Safety Engineering from the University of Wuppertal in Germany.