Misys, the leading financial software company, announces today that it has appointed Rob Binns as its Chief Financial Officer. Mr Binns joins Misys from HP Inc where he was Head of Treasury and Investor Relations. He joined Hewlett-Packard in 2007 from Mercury Interactive and has held a number of senior finance positions in the company including VP Software Field Operations and VP Investor Relations before being appointed Vice President and CFO, HP Software in 2014. He has a strong track record within the software and technology sector, working closely with field organisations and delivering significant increases in operational profit.
“Misys has shown healthy growth over the past four years driven by strong investments in products and focus on operational excellence. We see tremendous opportunity to continue to drive growth and delivering outstanding financial performance is a key component of our long-term strategy. I am excited to welcome Rob on board, at a time when we are looking to further accelerate our growth,” said Nadeem Syed, Chief Executive Officer, Misys.
“Misys has made great progress over the past few years, and I believe it is well placed to take pole position as the number one provider of financial software. The management team is strong, and its investment in product development is setting it apart from its competitors. I am delighted to join the team and look forward to contributing to the next stage of Misys success,” added Rob Binns, Chief Financial Officer, Misys.
Rob was recognised by Institutional Investor Magazine for his work in Investor Relations, winning the leading Tech IR award in 2014 and 2015. He is a Fellow of the Chartered Association of Certified Accountants in the UK.