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Sage names Mark Hickman as new Managing Director of North America



March 12, 2024 – Sage is pleased to announce the appointment of Mark Hickman to the role of Managing Director of North America, effective immediately. In this role, Mark will be responsible for leading continued growth in the U.S. and Canada, as well as delivering an exceptional experience customers, partners and Sage colleagues in the region. 

Mark joined Sage as Managing Director of Canada in 2022, where he demonstrated a strong track record for delivering year-over-year growth and empowering customers across the market to break down barriers, simplify workflows and achieve growth. 

Mark will report to Derk Bleeker, Chief Commercial Officer. With Hickman’s new appointment, Steve Ryujin, Vice President of Direct Sales & Acquisitions, will serve as interim Managing Director of Canada.

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Sage exists to knock down barriers so everyone can thrive, starting with the millions of Small and Mid-Sized Businesses served by us, our partners and accountants. Customers trust our finance, HR and payroll software to make work and money flow. By digitizing business processes and relationships with customers, suppliers, employees, banks and governments, our digital network connects SMBs, removing friction and delivering insights. Knocking down barriers also means we use our time, technology and experience to tackle digital inequality, economic inequality and the climate crisis.