BlackLine Systems Opens In Paris To Serve EMEA Region

FINANCIAL SOFTWARE PROVIDER EXPANDS INTERNATIONAL PRESENCE TO MEET GLOBAL DEMAND FOR ITS AUTOMATED ACCOUNT RECONCILIATION, FINANCIAL CLOSE SOFTWARE SUITE

Calabasas, Calif. - June 2, 2009 - Financial software provider BlackLine Systems has established offices in Paris to address the growing global demand for the company’s flagship account reconciliation and financial close software from companies in the Europe, Middle East and Africa(EMEA) region.

“We’re rapidly adding EMEA-based clients,” said BlackLine CEO Therese Tucker. “We wanted to ensure that they receive the same superior customer service as our domestic clients.”

Many of BlackLine’s current U.S. clients have EMEA operations, including eBay, Dana Corporation and HB Fuller. BlackLine will have customer service/support staffing in Paris beginning immediately. The company expects to add training and implementation services for the region in the near future.

Opening EMEA headquarters comes on the heels of the company’s announcement in January that it had established operations in Sydney to serve the Asia-Pacific (APAC) market. BlackLine now operates out of nine major U.S. cities, Paris and Sydney, providing local representation to better serve and support its global customers.

About BlackLine

BlackLine is a provider of cloud-based solutions that transform Finance and Accounting (F&A) by automating, centralising and streamlining financial close operations, intercompany accounting processes and other key F&A processes for large and midsize enterprises.  Designed to complement ERP and other financial systems, BlackLine’s cloud platform increases operational efficiency, real-time visibility, control and compliance to ensure end-to-end financial close management and accounting automation.

BlackLine’s mission is to continuously improve the quality, accuracy and efficiency of Finance and Accounting by centralising key functions within a single, unified cloud platform. Enabling customers to move beyond outdated processes and point solutions to a Continuous Accounting model, in which real-time automation, controls and period-end tasks are embedded within day-to-day activities. BlackLine helps companies modernise accounting operations with intelligent automation, ensuring more accurate and insightful financial statements and a more efficient financial close.  To date more than 2,800 companies with users in over 130 countries around the world trust BlackLine to help ensure balance sheet integrity and confidence in their financial statements.

BlackLine is recognized by Gartner as a Leader in its 2019 Magic Quadrant for Cloud Financial Close Solutions.

Based in Los Angeles, BlackLine also has regional headquarters in London, Singapore and Sydney servicing its 14 global locations.For more information, please visit https://www.blackline.com/.

MEDIA CONTACT:

Ashley Dyer
Sr. Public Relations Manager
P. 818.936.7166
E: ashley.dyer@blackline.com

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