Leadership > Chris Heineken
As Chief Operating Officer, Chris brings more than 15 years of sales, professional services and marketing experience across solution areas that include CRM, business intelligence, enterprise integration and custom application development.
Before joining Appirio, Chris was the co–founder and VP of Sales and Marketing for Bay Street Solutions, a business consulting and implementation company focused on deploying CRM solutions to technology, consumer goods and life sciences companies. Perficient (NASQ: PRFT) acquired Bay Street Solutions in 2006 and Chris continued to manage sales and marketing responsibilities for Perficient’s Oracle practice, playing a key role in Perficient becoming recognized as the leading CRM partner in North America.
Chris started his career at Accenture in the Bay Area. He was one of the first members of Accenture’s Siebel practice and helped deploy Siebel technology across a range of industry verticals and process areas. Chris holds a Bachelor of Arts from University of California Davis and an MBA from University of California Berkeley.