Leiden, The Netherlands,
November 5 2013
Swets appoints Teri Hawksworth as Global Head of Sales
Swets, a global leader in the management of research information, is pleased to announce the
appointment of Teri Hawksworth as Global Head of Sales. Teri brings more than 15 years of experience in the information industry, joining Swets directly from a Managing Director role at Sweet & Maxwell, Thomson Reuter’s legal publishing business.
“We’re delighted to have Teri on board with us,” says David Main, CEO at Swets. “ Swets is developing its role into that of a truly effective business partner for publishers, customers, and research solution providers . Teri’s experience aligns directly with that approach and her leadership skills will be vital in helping to propel our development and growth going forward. This, coupled with her proven track record of securing consistent sales growth in a turbulent marketplace, makes her an ideal fit for our organization.”
“I am delighted to be stepping into this position at this point in Swets’ development,” comments Teri. “The company’s current initiatives tie together many threads of my career and present an ideal opportunity to deliver the growth and strategic change that Swets is targeting and the market needs. I
am really looking forward to take on this challenge.”
In addition to her previous role, Teri’s career path has seen her hold a range of top-level sales,
marketing and general management positions at companies including Wolters Kluwer UK, LexisNexis UK, Tritec.Ltd and ICC Group PLC.
Swets is a global market leader in managing research information. Swets vision is “to improve the
delivery and use of knowledge”. From more than twenty offices around the world it actively serves customers (users of information) and publishers in over 160 countries. The company’s active role
in today’s complex information marketplace has been regularly awarded by E-Content Magazine in their annual “100 Companies that Matter Most in the Digital Content Industry.” It is the only information agent to be ISO 9001:2008 certified on a global basis, a standard which affirms the company’s focus on customer service and continuous improvement. For more information on Swets see our website, watch our videos or follow us on Google+, LinkedIn and Twitter.
Swets is the global market leader in managing professional information. We develop and deliver innovating services that enable the use of knowledge to its full extent. From more than twenty offices around the world we actively serve clients and publishers in over 160 countries. Our active role in today’s complex information marketplace has led E-Content Magazine to award us regularly in their annual “100 Companies that Matter Most in the Digital Content Industry.” We are the only information agent to be ISO 9001:2008 certified on a global basis, which pays testament to our stringent operation and client service procedures. www.swets.comSwets is the world's leading information services company. We build on 110 years of experience to maximize the return on investments in time and money for clients and publishers in today's complex information marketplace. With clients in over 160 countries and more than twenty offices around the world, Swets is a true "long tail" powerhouse that provides the most comprehensive and sophisticated e-commerce platform currently available in its field.