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mthree appoints head of client services covering global operations

Tech talent specialist, mthree, has appointed Justin de Ferry as head of client services, to cover its global operations. Justin has more than 20 years experience in recruitment and executive search, working in both London and New York during his career, where he founded and established Boundary Talent International, before joining mthree. Read more »

Elena Bittante joins Axyon AI board

 Axyon AI, the leading AI provider for the asset management industry, has appointed Elena Bittante as independent board member. Axyon AI provides deep learning solutions that help asset managers deliver more efficient and innovative investment products. The company, which includes UniCredit S.p.A. and ING Bank N.V. among its investors, operates in close partnership with the renowned AI and computer sciences faculty at the University of Modena... more Read more »

Curve hires former CEO of UK Payment Systems Regulator as Advisor to the Executives

 Curve, the banking platform that consolidates multiple cards and accounts into one smart card and app, has appointed Hannah Nixon to advise on the company’s regulatory activities and relationships.  Hannah has extensive experience in economic regulation and competition matters, working across a range of industries in the public and private sectors. She will help guide Curve’s regulatory strategy and framework focused on the UK and EU as well as... more Read more »

Asset Control Makes Senior Appointment To Drive APAC Growth

Asset Control, the leading provider of proven, cloud-based data management for financial data analytics and data quality, is pleased to announce that it has hired Daniel Kennedy as its new Head of Sales (Asia Pacific) to accelerate growth in the region. Prior to joining Asset Control, Daniel served as VP – Head of Sales – Global Trading, Buyside & Post Trade at FIS. Daniel led the commercial team responsible for FIS' buyside and sellside... more Read more »

OpenFin Hires Adrian Crockett as Chief Product Officer

OpenFin, the operating system (OS) of finance, announced today the hire of Adrian Crockett as Chief Product Officer. Based in New York, Crockett brings a wealth of experience in building innovative products and leading digital transformation within capital markets. Read more »

Luc Gueriane promoted to Moorwand board following accelerated company growth

 Moorwand, a BIN sponsor, issuer and acquirer that transforms compliance into an enabler of innovation, today announced that its Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) Luc Gueriane has been promoted to the Moorwand board. Luc joined Moorwand in July 2019 as CCO and has had a major impact on the business. In the last year, Moorwand has signed over 50 new customers, growing at three time the average speed of the wider BIN sponsorship market. Read more »

Jaya Baloo, a recognized cybersecurity professional joins Nixu Corporation Board of Directors

Jaya Baloo has been Chief Information Security Officer at information security company Avast since October 2019. Previously, Ms. Baloo held the position of CISO at KPN, the largest telecommunications carrier in the Netherlands, where she established and led its security team for 7 years. The team’s best practices in information security strategy and policy are today recognized as world leading. Prior to this, Ms. Baloo held the position of... more Read more »

Red Hat Names Paul Cormier President and Chief Executive Officer

Red Hat, Inc., the world's leading provider of open source solutions, today announced that it has named Paul Cormier as president and chief executive officer of Red Hat, effective today. Cormier, who previously served as Red Hat’s president of Products and Technologies, succeeds Jim Whitehurst, who is now president of IBM. Read more »

CloudMargin Names David White Chief Commercial Officer

CloudMargin, creator of the world’s first and only collateral and margin management solution native to the cloud, today announced that David G. White has just joined the firm in the newly created role of Chief Commercial Officer. White has 14 years of capital markets experience in over-the-counter (OTC) derivatives markets and supporting technology. Read more »

Diginex Names Chi-Won Yoon as Asia Chairman

Diginex, a digital asset financial services and advisory company, has hired financial services stalwart Mr. Chi-Won Yoon as Chairman of Asia. Mr. Yoon has more than three decades of experience in financial services, with a career that has spanned investment banking, wealth management and asset management. Mr. Yoon’s most recent role prior to Diginex was Vice Chairman of UBS Wealth Management, responsible for developing and enhancing long-term... more Read more »

Refinitiv appoints head of digital solutions for wealth management

Refinitiv today announced the appointment of Charles Smith as head of Digital Solutions, Wealth Management. In this role Mr. Smith will lead Refinitiv’s global digital wealth management solutions and will be responsible for its strategic direction and impact. This will include building out and advancing Refinitiv’s digital and mobile distribution, advanced analytics and artificial intelligence capabilities to meet the needs of wealth management... more Read more »

DTCC Adds Two Industry Veterans to Board of Directors

The Depository Trust & Clearing Corporation (DTCC), the premier post-trade infrastructure for the global financial services industry, announced the election of two new members to its Board of Directors during the firm’s Annual Shareholders Meeting. Read more »

Brady Harris Joins Dwolla as CEO to Scale Distribution

Dwolla, the programmable payments platform, today announces the appointment of Brady Harris as the company’s CEO. With nearly 20 years of leadership in the Payments and FinTech space, Harris brings unparalleled expertise to the Dwolla team. Moving forward, Dwolla founder Ben Milne will support the company in multiple capacities, including as a member of the board. Read more »

Acronis Appoints Candid Wüest as VP of Cyber Protection Research

 Acronis, a global leader in cyber protection, today announced the appointment of Candid Wüest as Vice President of Cyber Protection Research at Acronis. Wüest will lead accelerated research into the latest trends in the threat landscape and new protection methods designed to continuously enhance the world’s most innovative cyber protection solutions. Read more »

Know Your Customer strengthens commitment to the Asia-Pacific region with appointment of new Head of Sales APAC

Award-winning RegTech provider Know Your Customer has announced the appointment of Jamie Anderson as Head of Sales for the Asia-Pacific region.  Read more »


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