Tags: CEO

Apttus continues and prepares for growth

Apttus has enjoyed another successful year as one of the leaders in Quote-to-Cash software. Revenue continued to climb in 2016 and growth was more than 50% year on year. This is the fourth straight year that Apttus has achieved this level of growth. The company has also grown substantially. It now has 1,200 employees spread across eight…

Business Leader Interview, Shakil Mohammad, CEO of Spun Candy

Enterprise Times caught up with Shakil Mohammad, CEO of Spun Candy at QBConnect in London. Mohammad joined Spun Candy 5 months ago, having run his own business for the previous ten years. Spun Candy launched in 2013 and develops and sells handmade rock candy. They offer masterclasses and have stores in several overseas countries through…

Business leader interview – Jaspreet Singh, CEO, Druva

Jaspreet Singh is one of the founders and the CEO of Druva. Druva, originally known as a PC Backup solution, has evolved to become a leader in cloud data protection and information management. That transformation is something that Singh has driven in recent years. Prior to founding Druva Singh was a member of the storage…

Business Leader Interview: Steve Daly, CEO and President, Ivanti

Steve Daly is President and CEO of Ivanti, a leading security software company. Daly has more than 20 years of experience in the software and hardware industries. Ivanti was created following the acquisition of LANDESK by Clearlake and its subsequent merger with HEAT Software. Daly joined LANDESK in 2007 becoming CEO in 2010. He previously worked for…

CEO changes, JDA brings in Girish Rishi

JDA has announced that Girish Rishi will become its new CEO. Baljit Dail will step down from his role as Chairman and CEO with immediate effect. He will remain at JDA to the end of the first quarter 2017. Dail will remain in his role as a senior advisor to New Mountain Capital. Girish Rishi was…

Business Leader Interview: Gary Turner, UK and EMEA MD of Xero

Gary Turner is the Managing Director of Xero for UK and EMEA. He has been at the company more than seven years overseeing rapid growth in the cloud accounting space. Xero UK now has £25 million in revenues and more than 164,000 subscribers. We caught up with Gary and asked him his thoughts on leadership,…

Docusign SaaS hypergrowth veteran Daniel Springer as CEO

Docusign has appointed the Daniel Springer as CEO. This is the first full-time role for Springer since the sale of Responsys to Oracle for $1.6bn. Springer commented: “DocuSign has delivered tremendous value for hundreds of thousands of companies and millions of consumers around the world by providing them with a faster, easier and more secure set…

Business Leader Interview: Sean Hoban, CEO at Kimble

Sean Hoban is a co-founder and the CEO of Kimble. He has worked in the IT Consultancy sector for over 25 years. In that time he has worked at Oracle and LogicaCMG as well as start-up consultancies and software firms. Prior to co-founding Kimble he was a Director at Edenbrook before its acquisition by Hitachi Consulting. Kimble is…

Tod Nielsen is the new CEO at FinancialForce

FinancialForce has announced Tod Nielsen has been appointed the new CEO of FinancialForce. The company, which was set up by UNIT4 with an investment from Salesforce ventures, was previously led by its co-founder Jeremy Roche. The appointment is effective today, 6th January. Although Jeremy Roche is stepping down he will continue to act in an advisory…

Business Leader Interview – Jeremy Roche, CEO of FinancialForce.com

Jeremy Roche is the President and CEO of FinancialForce.com and a member of the Managing Board of UNIT4 NV. UNIT4 and Salesforce.com helped set up FinancialForce.com in 2009. Roche has more than 20 years of experience in building and leading both public and private technology companies. ET:          Who is your inspiration and why? Roche: My…