Former Oracle and SAP senior executive Leigh Warren has joined the board of directors at Gentrack, a provider of utility billing and customer management software solutions.

Warren’s appointment follows an extensive career in IT spanning more than two decades. He has held executive positions in a number of blue chip companies throughout Australia, New Zealand, Asia Pacific, Europe and Africa, including more recently the role of Chief Operations Officer for SAP in North Asia.

He has held the position of chief executive for several multinational companies including Tandem Computers and Oracle, where he was Managing Director for ANZ during the acquisition of the PeopleSoft and Retek organisations.  He also been Vice President Business Development for Asia Pacific, responsible for Oracle’s new product programs across the region.

In addition to his position on Gentrack’s Board of Directors, Warren is also currently Chairman and CEO of his own consulting company which specialises in organizational effectiveness, with a particular focus on sales performance. Previously he served on the boards of Oracle in Australia, New Zealand and South Africa, as well as being a member of the Council for Economic Development in Australia. Currently he serves on the boards of three companies.