Rick Thompsom, a former chief marketing officer at Global Knowledge, is the new chief marketing officer for business process management software firm Ultimus.

“With 20 years experience building strong brands and leading worldwide marketing teams, Rick is a valuable addition to Ultimus’ executive team,” said Rashid Khan, chief executive officer and co-founder of Ultimus. “He possesses a unique combination of classical brand marketing from Procter & Gamble combined with leading marketing and business teams around the world. Rick brings to us the breadth of marketing expertise that will facilitate our growth as a BPM leader.”

In his career, Thompson has worked for IBM as well as Procter & Gamble and Flashpoint Technology, a digital imaging software company.

Ultimus: www.ultimus.com