Ex-EVP & Chief Customer Officer
HERE Technologies (France)
As Chief Customer Officer at HERE Technologies, Fred leads the Global Sales & Professional Services team, responsible for growing HERE’s business and diversifying the customer base globally.
Prior to HERE, Hessabi was President of C3.ai International, a leading enterprise AI software provider for building enterprise-scale applications and accelerating digital transformation. In this role, he led and managed all C3 operations outside the USA, including sales, marketing and professional services.
Hessabi has more than 25 years of sales experience in the technology industry. He has worked with clients in a variety of sectors including telecommunications, retail and public sector. Before C3, Hessabi held leadership roles at several prominent companies. He was SAP’s General Manager of EMEA - North & Continental Europe, in charge of all SAP revenues and operations in the region and, before that, at Siebel Systems for ten years, where he served as President of EMEA.
Hessabi holds a MBA degree from the SKEMA Business School in France and is based in Paris.