Tags: CEO

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…

Business Leader interview with Mark Geene

Mark Geene is the founder and CEO of Cloud Elements. He has worked in enterprise software companies including IBM and Oracle. Cloud Elements is his third startup company. Cloud Elements is a cloud API integration platform that enables developers to publish, integrate, aggregate and manage all of their APIs through a unified platform.  ET: Who…

Business Leader Interview : Stephanie Morgan

At Sage Summit in Chicago, we spoke to Sage Live customer Stephanie Morgan, co-founder of ICS Plus in Austin Texas. Stephanie founded the business 11 years ago with her husband and now has several staff. ET: Could you describe what ICS Plus do? Stephanie: “We develop custom software for building automation and audio/video control systems. With…

CIO Interview – Grant Hodgkinson of Mimecast

This CIO interview was held with Grant Hodgkinson, CIO and VP of Digital operations at Mimecast. Founded in 2003, Mimecast offers security, archiving and continuity cloud services to protect business email and deliver comprehensive email risk management in one fully-integrated subscription service. They have over 18,000 customers and millions of users worldwide. Hodgkinson joined Mimecast in…

Billion-dollar scams

  According to security vendor Trend Micro losses caused by Business Email Compromise (BEC) schemes cost companies around the world in excess of $2.3 billion over the last two years. The value of the scams is increasing as cybercriminals hone their attacks and go after bigger targets. It is easy to think of this as just a financial…

Are Spreadsheets on the brink of extinction?

Are we approaching the end of the age of spreadsheets? The beloved of many accountants over the years is facing perhaps its first major threat according to a recent “Global survey of 6,000 accountants and financial professionals” by the Institute of Management Accountants (IMA) and FinancialForce.The report – entitled “The New World of Revenue Management” is available…

12 areas to reduce carbon usage with ICT

BT has produced a report that details 12 ways that companies and individuals can reduce their carbon footprint. In the report BT lists a number of offerings that can help business reduce their carbon usage in the digital age and the report highlights a few case samples. The BT report entitled “The Role for ICT in…