a leading provider
of eCommerce product discovery solutions, announces today a new Strategic Advisor to the company and its board,
As self-described technology enthusiast and an eCommerce industry veteran,
Zimmermann co-founded Hybris Software in 1997 which was sold to SAP. Zimmermann stayed on to lead pre-sales and
eventually assume the CTO role.
“GroupBy is very excited to have Zimmermann join us as an advisor to both the
company and the board as he has a wealth of knowledge and experience in eCommerce. As the founder and CTO of
Hybris and subsequently CTO, SAP Customer Experience, we will leverage both his technical, business and
management skills to further accelerate GroupBy's growth in the industry,” says GroupBy CEO and Founder Roland
Zimmermann comments, "Search is the first and most important part of an eCommerce
customer experience. GroupBy is driving the next generation experience by combining search, recommendations,
merchandizing, content management, and SEO."
Zimmermann’s diverse experience, together with his passion for eCommerce,
innovation and technology will assist GroupBy in their growth goals for years to come.
About GroupBy Inc.
GroupBy's cloud-native SaaS technology powers the world's most relevant and highly
eCommerce websites. Our composable Product Discovery Platform powered by Google Cloud Vertex AI Search for Retail,
provides industry-leading features for data enrichment, search, recommendations, navigation,
personalization, merchandising and search analytics. GroupBy's next-generation search and
recommendations platform creates seamless eCommerce experiences optimized for your business
outcomes, including revenue, margin, and profit. We excel with complex, large-scale B2B
configurations and in dynamic, high volume B2C scenarios. Founded in 2013, GroupBy is headquartered
in Toronto, Canada and has offices in Austin, Texas.