Aldata, a global leader in retail and distribution optimization, has made two new senior management appointments: Kevin Stadler, head of Aldata category optimization products, and Graeme Cooksley, head of international operations. As members of Aldata’s corporate management team, both Stadler, who is based in the U.S., and Cooksley, based in France, report to Aldata CEO Roy Simrell.
As head of category optimization, Stadler is responsible for leading the product direction and business activities worldwide for all Aldata category optimization products. Stadler has more than 25 years of experience in retail enterprise software, with former executive roles at JDA, Intactix and AC Neilsen.
As head of international operations, Cooksley is responsible for all sales and services activities across all product lines outside of North America. A highly experienced enterprise software executive, Cooksley formerly held executive roles at Torex Retail, SSA Global Technologies, and Baan.
“Both Kevin Stadler and Graeme Cooksley bring high energy and enthusiasm for business growth as well as deep enterprise software management experience to Aldata,” said Simrell. “Their expertise and guidance will help ensure that Aldata keeps its customers at the leading edge of retail innovation.”