Ellucian, a provider of educational technology and consultancy services, has made two senior appointments to its European team.
Its new vice president for Europe will be John Butler, a former president of UK operations with Tribal Group.
It’s also appointed Kevin Papworth as regional director of sales for UK, Ireland and the Nordics. Papworth was previously regional sales director at learning software firm Blackboard Collaborate.
Ellucian was formed in January 2012 from the merger of DataTel and SunGard Higher Education. The firm’s products serve more than 2,300 colleges, universities and foundations in 40 countries.