Brussels, 22 July 2020 – MobileXpense welcomes Jan Ivar Borgersen as CEO and Chairman of the MobileXpense Group. A seasoned tech executive with more than thirty years of executive and board level experience, Jan Ivar will guide MobileXpense through the next phases of its growth. Executive Chairman Jan Ivar Borgersen: “We have the best product in the expense management market and my ambition is to realise its full potential for leadership in the European market. As we enter the next phase in the company’s lifecycle, we look forward to putting the company on a path towards robust, sustainable growth.”
MobileXpense is pleased to welcome Jan Ivar Borgersen as the new CEO and Chairman of the Board of the MobileXpense Group. As Executive Chairman, he will be responsible for the group’s strategy as well as its day-to-day management, succeeding Pieter Geeraerts as CEO and Matthias Vandepitte as Chairman.
Borgersen is a seasoned tech executive with over thirty years’ experience at executive and board level. For the last ten years, he led the Enterprise Division of Visma, which has more than 2,300 employees in 20 countries. He brings to MobileXpense his extensive expertise and leadership experience in M&A, product strategy and the strategic and operational management of high-growth businesses.
He will build on the company’s already strong foundation and guide it along its growth trajectory.
Jan Ivar Borgersen, Executive Chairman, MobileXpense Group: "MobileXpense has undergone a significant transformation in the last few years, with a renewed entrepreneurial focus resulting in strong organic growth. Smart acquisitions across Europe have positioned the company to claim leadership in the expense management industry, in both the enterprise and SME segments. On behalf of MobileXpense, I would like to extend our heartfelt gratitude and appreciation to Pieter Geeraerts for putting the company on a solid footing.”
“We are not changing our strategic course. As we enter our next phase, we look forward to further integrating the company and putting it on a path towards robust, sustainable growth. We have hands down the best product in the market and my ambition is to realise its full potential for leadership in the European market, bringing the benefits of automated expense management to more clients.”
MobileXpense was founded in 2000. Since welcoming PE Growth Fund Fortino Capital as a strategic investor in 2017, MobileXpense has invested in its team, product and growth. In the last two years, the company has made major acquisitions, including eBuilder Travel, Declaree and expense.se. These combined solutions support 3,000 customers of all sizes and across all industries, representing about 1.7 million end users in over 100 countries who manage their employees’ business travel costs.