AutoIMS has promoted Venkat Krishnamoorthy to chief operating officer.

In his new role, he will continue to contribute to the company’s strategy team and oversee all facets of the technology team. In addition, he will also now be responsible for contract management and compliance for AutoIMS.

Krishnamoorthy has been with AutoIMS for 16 years and most recently served as the company’s chief operating officer where he managed development, support, and updates to AutoIMS. He first joined in the company in 2002 as Java team leader.

“Venkat understands our industry very well from the perspectives of both our auction owners / members, and our commercial consignors,” says AutoIMS CEO Mike Broe. “I hope you’ll join me in congratulating Venkat on his well-deserved promotion as we look forward to many more years of his leadership in the remarketing industry.

He also serves as co-chair of the International Automotive Remarketers Alliance’s technology committee.