04/05/2007

InterComponentWare AG (ICW)

Personnel News: Jeremy P. Coote Named CEO of ICW’s US Subsidiary

San Mateo, April 2, 2007 – As of April, Jeremy P. Coote has been named CEO of the eHealth specialist InterComponentWare Inc. In this role, the 47-year old will oversee all of the company’s operations in the North American market. Previously, Peter Reuschel, CEO of the Germany-based parent company InterComponentWare AG (ICW), had temporarily headed the US business.

ICW is a leading eHealth specialist, focusing on the development of healthcare information exchange platforms with solutions that connect physicians, hospitals, payers, and patients via tools that enable the streamlined, secure sharing of information. Coote will coordinate the North American business operations from Malvern, Pennsylvania, and place special focus on sales activities. Other sales offices have been established in Chicago and Atlanta. The main location of the American ICW national subsidiary will remain in San Mateo, CA.

Jeremy P. Coote has long-standing experience in the US software industry and additionally served five years in the European market. He worked altogether eleven years for SAP, the last three years as President of SAP America. In addition, Coote was also in charge of the North American business of the software provider Siebel Systems and was President of Manugistics Inc before joining ICW. Coote is a graduate of Thames Polytechnic, London.

Peter Reuschel, CEO of InterComponentWare AG: “I am very pleased that Jeremy joined our US subsidiary as new CEO. He has already been working with us as a consultant for the last weeks, giving useful impetus to our firm”.