Contakt World Appoints Commercial and Software Expert Ricardo Lachac as Chief Revenue Officer
Vancouver, British Columbia--(Newsfile Corp. - July 22, 2021) - Contakt World Technologies Corp. (CSE: HELP) (OTC: TLOOF) (FSE: B2I) (the "Company" or "Contakt World") today announced the appointment of Ricardo Lachac to the position of Chief Revenue Officer.
Ricardo Lachac is a seasoned global multilingual executive with 30 years of experience, 20 in C-level, in Technology, Data, Analytics, and Risk Management leading go-to-market strategies and revenue growth. He was recently Vice President, Business Development & Chief Executive Officer, Brazil, for LexisNexis Risk Solutions (LNRS). Mr. Lachac launched LNRS Brazil, where the company had no footprint and quickly captured more than 50% of the market share in high-tech niches like Auto Insurance Telematics. Previously, he was Chief Operating Officer at Seguros Unimed, which belongs to the #1 Health System in Brazil and #1 Medical Co-Op globally, with 17MM customers. His career also includes executive positions at IBM, AIG and Indiana, a Liberty Mutual subsidiary. Mr. Lachac is an Electrical Engineer from the University of Sao Paulo (USP), with an MBA from Fundacao Getúlio Vargas (FGV) and The University of Texas at Austin.
"We welcome Ricardo to Contakt World and are privileged to have someone of his caliber and expertise in developing commercial divisions for technology companies serve as our Chief Revenue Officer," said Justin Beck, Founder and Chief Visionary Officer of Contakt World. "We believe Ricardo's broad experience in building sales volume with a strong dedication to customer satisfaction will be instrumental as we enter into the revenue phase with our first three customers with the Smart Health RM ready for private and public markets."
Newly appointed CRO Ricardo Lachac added, "Contakt World's value proposition using IoT, SaaS, and communications can have a tremendous impact on health outcomes and revenue generation within public and private sectors. It's a privilege to join the team and accelerate Contakt World's commercial plans."
About Contakt World
Contakt World is a technology company developing and delivering SaaS solutions for the public and private sectors. The company integrates data collection and management, communications, advertising, and IoT devices - providing customers with a scalable ecosystem that makes sense of people, place, time, and space for the emerging "phygital" (blending physical and digital) world. Contakt World is committed to improving health equity and disease management while solving sector-specific business challenges.
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