SirsiDynix, a provider of strategic technology solutions for libraries, has announced it is creating SirsiDynix International and placing oversight of its operations outside North America under the new division. SirsiDynix customer support, sales, and administrative operations in Asia-Pacific, Europe, Middle East and Africa, and Latin America will be grouped into SirsiDynix International.
Keith Sturges, who has 20 years of global business experience with software and services companies, joins the company as president of SirsiDynix International. He will report to the SirsiDynix chief executive officer. Most recently, Sturges was business unit chief executive officer and corporate chief marketing officer for Misys Healthcare. Sturges joins the company as Peter Gethin, SirsiDynix managing director for Europe, Middle East and Africa, has decided to retire.