Bangalore, India (PressExposure) April 17, 2009 -- Eka is pleased to welcome on board Rick Nelson, who joins as Head of Global Sales. Rick will be responsible for Eka's global sales organization and North American operations. He comes to Eka with over 20 years of experience in the commodity markets across a diverse set of organizations that include ICE, Louis Dreyfus and Enron.
According to Manav Garg, CEO & Founder of Eka: "We're extremely excited to have Rick on board, and this is wonderful timing. Eka is a fantastic product with a very compelling value proposition, and Rick's experience in growing businesses and firsthand experience in CTRM software would help us increase our reach to customers and showcase our solutions capabilities to help customers better manage today's highly volatile, 24x7 global commodity markets.
"I think Eka is just what the commodities market needs - a powerful solution that's a cut above the rest, is built on modern technologies that are unparalleled in the industry, and carries a long term value proposition that is compelling and differentiated from the rest. Eka's been able to achieve tremendous success so far, and I look forward to building on the solid foundation we already have", says Rick
Rick will operate from Eka's newly set up office in New York.