AVEVA opens new office in Genoa, Italy

Genoa, Italy – 7 February 2012: AVEVA (LSE:AVV), announced today it has opened a new office in Genoa, Italy to support the growing Italian market. The office will offer sales and support for all AVEVAs products and solutions, as well as hosting training courses and customer events.

AVEVAs product portfolios, particularly our Engineering & Design solutions in the plant and marine markets, has seen a significant growth in demand across Italy over the last year, said Daniel Gennaro, Country Manager Italy, AVEVA. In order to expand our services and support capabilities we required a space that reflects our rapidly expanding market position and will enable us to realise our growth objectives. The new office enables us to host key customers and prospects due to its locality, as well as the ability to offer essential product and solution services, such as onsite training.

Fredy Ktourza, Senior Vice President West EMEA added, Genoa has a long tradition in the power, metal and shipbuilding industries and is an ideal location. It supports our drive to continue winning market share against our competitors and it will allow us to play a much greater role in the Italian market.

AVEVA has over 120 customers in Italy including major owner operators and EPCs in industries such as Power and Oil & Gas and shipbuilding

The new office address is:

Piazza Borgo Pila, 39
Torre B – Piano 14
16129 Genoa

Sales Tel: +39 010 541 230
Sales Fax: +39 010 863 11 86
Sales email: info.it@aveva.com
Support email (Plant): supportplant.italy@aveva.com
Support email (Marine): supportmarine.italy@aveva.com

AVEVA is trusted around the world to deliver engineering design and information management solutions with strategic value to leading companies in the plant and marine industries. For further information please visit www.aveva.com or www.aveva.com/ednotes