Franck Cohen is the former President SAP Digital Core & Industry Solutions.
In 2018, Franck took over the responsibility for the newly created Digital Core organization where SAP decided to consolidate all product and development activities related to ERP and industry solutions with the objective to migrate from on-premise to cloud architecture with a subscription model . Franck has invested massively on ML and AI as the main catalyst of the digital transformation.
Franck joined SAP in 2009 as Senior Vice President, COO for EMEA. In 2011, he was appointed President of Europe, Middle East and Africa. In 2017, he became SAP’s first global Chief Commercial Officer responsible for SAP’s go-to-market, operations and all underlying processes across all LoBs globally.
Franck began his career in 1987 when he successfully launched and ran an enterprise resource planning (ERP) reseller in France. Ten years later, he joined Intentia, a Swedish ERP company, where he held several roles including General Manager of EMEA and EVP of Sales worldwide. In 2006, when Intentia merged with Lawson Software, Franck remained with the new company as General Manager for EMEA. He subsequently relocated to the United States to lead the North American and the EMEA organization.
Franck studied Mathematics and Electronic Engineering at Tel Aviv University. He has lived in Israel, Singapore, Germany, the US and France.