Pegasystems has appointed Michael Evans as vice president for Australia and New Zealand. The company said this newly created role reflects its growth and investment in the market. According to Pegasystems its headcount locally has more than doubled in the last four years. Sign up for Which-50’s Irregular Insights newsletter

Location-based social intelligence platform Local Measure has hired Peter Hughes as VP Strategic Alliances. The position is new, one which the company said represents the level of maturity it has reached as it looks to grow its strategic partnerships. Take our Which-50 reader survey and go into the draw for

Sizmek has appointed  Scott Ries as its APAC technical services director and mobile specialist for Sizmek, as well as appointing the head of programmatic trading, Dylan Robinson, to head up of commercial for the recently formed Media Solutions division. Ries brings more than sixteen years’ experience in the digital advertising and