Brightpearl appoints Derek O’Carroll as new CEO

Derek O’Carroll has bee been appointed as the new CEO of Brightpearl. Previously he headed up Symantec’s Norton business.

Charles Grimsdale, Chairman of Brightpearl, says of the appointment: “To manage Brightpearl’s global expansion, the Board recruited an executive with a proven record of transforming businesses and formulating strategic operations and plans designed to capitalize on regional opportunities. Derek is a seasoned technology professional who will quickly apply his experiences and expertise to drive Brightpearl’s customer-first strategy and future product initiatives, as well as refining our go-to-market strategies to maintain our market leading position.”

To better understand what Brightpearl does and how it can be used, this cute animation might be useful.