iRise Snags SAP Exec

El Segundo-based iRise, which develops enterprise software visualization tools, said today that it has named Ed Lange, former Global Chief Customer Officer for SAP, as a strategic consultant and member of its board of advisors. Lange served at SAP for sixteen years, and also served at Andersen Consulting/Accenture. iRise said the addition of Lange is part of an effort to understand the SAP market. SAP recently became a reseller for iRise.