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CheckProof expands its presence in German-speaking markets with new Country Manager appointment

Published: 2024-02-13
Written by: Anju Khanna Saggi
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CheckProof, a leading SaaS company for the Heavy industry segment and industries such as Aggregate, Asphalt, Cement, Ready Mix Concrete, and Heavy Machinery, is thrilled to announce the appointment of Peter Erbel as new Country Manager, Germany. Peter comes most recently from FLSmidth, with a career spanning several years across multiple functions, including Senior Project Management.

CheckProof has seen strong, continual growth in Germany and appointing Peter is in line with CheckProof’s desire to provide exceptional customer support for existing clients. whilst driving new growth across Germany, Switzerland and Austria.

CheckProof was founded in response to a critical need for Heavy Industries to move away from pen and paper and digitize their processes for operational efficiency and regulatory compliance. CheckProof’s platform connects frontline staff with the office through digital tools such as customized checklists, reporting tools for incidents and deviations and resource planning. The industries CheckProof serves often have high sustainable growth targets, so managing assets and equipment is key and the ability to see data-driven reports of the efficiencies achieved – all the while, ensuring the safety of personnel working on-site.

Today CheckProof serves clients in 38 countries and the decision to enter the German market reflects the company’s commitment to deliver unparalleled services to customers in the region. CheckProof has historically recruited staff from the industry it serves, and Peter is no exception. His experience from the industry positions him as the ideal ambassador for CheckProof’s products and services.

Håkan Holmgren, CEO, CheckProof comments:

“Peter’s profound understanding of the industry where our clients operate, aligns perfectly with our growth objectives. We believe this new hire reflects our dedication to better serve customers in this region. whilst enhancing the overall customer experience.”

Peter’s appointment comes at a crucial time for CheckProof, as it executes aggressive growth plans in response to increasing demand to digitize the heavy industry sector. His role will involve overseeing CheckProof’s operations in Germany and fostering strong relationships with key partners.

“I am honored to join CheckProof and lead the charge in introducing our exceptional products to the German market,” said Peter. “CheckProof’s commitment to excellence and innovation is truly commendable, and I am excited to contribute to the company’s success in this new chapter of expansion.”

Peter joins CheckProof this month.

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Anju Khanna Saggi

About CheckProof:

CheckProof is a SaaS company headquartered in Stockholm, Sweden, with additional offices in the United Kingdom and Germany. Co-founded in 2014 by CEO Håkan Holmgren, who has an extensive background in the Aggregates industry, CheckProof offers a suite of digital tools designed to streamline maintenance processes, safety routines, and enhance operational efficiency for organizations across the Heavy Industry sector. Its platform includes functions such as checklist and audit management, incident and case management, deviation tracking, and resource planning. With a commitment to innovation and excellence, CheckProof serves a diverse client base spanning 38 countries and continues to expand its global footprint. As a trusted partner, CheckProof helps businesses to optimize asset management, ensure regulatory compliance, and drive sustainable growth. For further information visit: