President, Co-Founder. Stephan Thomsen brings nearly 20 years of experience in building and leading teams and in implementing CRM and ERP systems to Arcsona. A certified Scrum Master and adept at a variety of methodologies, Stephan oversees internal operations and works closely with clients to successfully deploy SugarCRM and Salesforce using Arcsona’s proprietary technology. He is experienced in working with large and small organizations across a range of industries and in multicultural environments.
Prior to co-founding Arcsona, Stephan was general manager at Attributor Corporation, where he led marketing, services and sales operations and also implemented Salesforce. Previously, he served as chief operating officer of the Software Testing Division at Hexaware. Stephan managed a global consulting team of more than 500 people, and led technical and human resources functions with responsibility for strategy, product management, sales and financial controls. He came to Hexaware through the acquisition of FocusFrame, where he was an investor and COO. He was instrumental in taking FocusFrame from a start-up to a $30 million software quality-assurance business with multinational operations. Before that, Stephan was a director of professional services and account management at 2Roam. He was also a consulting manager at both Nextera Interactive and Ernst & Young where he built the firms’ CRM practices.
He holds a bachelor’s degree in computer science and mathematics from Colgate University and a master of business administration degree in marketing and finance from the Haas School of Business at the University of California, Berkeley.