"The user group has many points of contact into SAP and certainly in my many roles at the company I've been engaged with them and worked with them on a number of different topics," said Simpson.
"I think the user group has been very well supported by SAP when they have wanted to be engaged. I don't think that they have had any issues getting support when they have asked for it."
Interim MD Fessabi, who is based in Paris, is only a "temporary measure" according to Simpson, and an active search is under way to find the right candidate to fill the position.
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