Don Campbell, Former Cognos CTO, Joins Saasabi As Advisor 

Sydney, Australia – 23 November 2016 – Saasabi, creator of powerful, yet easy-to-use cloud analytics tools, today announces experienced technology and management expert Don Campbell has come aboard to assist the company in an advisory role as it heads into a period of rapid growth.

Don has more than 30 years of high tech experience, including 20 at Cognos, one of the world’s leading analytics providers. Don, a two-time winner of the International Business Award, served as CTO of Cognos until IBM acquired it in 2008. Don went on to serve as CTO of Business Analytics for IBM through 2012 where he was a member of IBM’s prestigious Academy of Technology. Since then, Don has focused on providing his technology and management expertise to businesses around the globe across a variety of industries.

“Don’s broad and deep experience with business intelligence and analytics and his insatiable curiosity about the world of technology make him an ideal addition to the Saasabi team,” says David Merchant, CEO of Saasabi, of his former colleague from IBM. “We are delighted that Don has recognised the value that Saasabi can bring to the marketplace and wants to help us take the company to the next level.”

“Saasabi has a modern take on a tried-and-true analytics approach, online analytical processing (OLAP). Their software takes the best of an established technology and makes it highly scalable, incredibly powerful and ideal for the cloud environment. And customers are taking notice,” says Don Campbell. “I’ve seen my share of analytics solutions, and Saasabi’s is quite impressive.”

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About Saasabi

Saasabi delivers scalable, cloud-based business intelligence and analytics solutions that enable organisations to make better, data-driven decisions. Delivered as software as a service for maximum flexibility, all of our solutions are built on top of Saasabi’s powerful, extensible, parallel MOLAP engine. The Saasabi engine allows data from multiple, disparate sources to be combined and structured into a format that is easily accessed for visualisation and sharing. We deploy Saasabi solutions globally via independent software vendors, system integrators and technology consultancies. To learn more, follow @Saasabi on Twitter or visit us at or on LinkedIn.

Media contacts:

Mary Bentley Houk
CMO, Saasabi Pty Ltd
+1 917 856-5854

David Merchant
CEO, Saasabi Pty Ltd
+61 407 209 462