Jon Van Duyne, a senior executive with Sage Group, is the new chief executive officer of CAS Americas, a division of CAS, a global developer of customer relationship management solutions.

The CEO position is a new one. CAS Americas has its headquarters in Atlanta.

“CAS is uniquely focused on sales and marketing solutions for global consumer products companies,” said Stefan Joneck, founder and global chief executive officer of CAS GmbH, in a statement. “Over the past twelve months, CAS has experienced unprecedented growth in the US, which speaks to the need for optimized trade promotions management at global 2000 companies,” continued Joneck. “I’m confident that Jon, who has deep, domain expertise in CRM and a proven track record in building successful organizations, will help increase CAS brand awareness in the United States and deliver world-class sales and marketing solutions to international consumer products companies.”

Van Duyne was senior vice president and general manager for CRM solutions at Sage Group in Scottsdale AZ.

CAS maintains its global headquarters in Germany.