Asset Control Appoints New Managing Director - Americas

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Asset Control announces the appointment of Robert O’Boyle as Managing Director – Americas, responsible for Asset Control’s continued expansion in the region. Mr. O’Boyle’s appointment underpins Asset Control’s increasing client base in North and Latin America, and its emphasis on building solutions and services that meet the specific needs of clients – both regionally and globally.

Mr. O’Boyle brings over twenty years of business development and leadership experience in technology and service companies for the financial services industry, having served as President of Liquid Holdings Group, the cloud-based risk management solution provider. In addition, Mr O’Boyle spent over 10 years in senior roles at portfolio management and accounting systems vendor Advent Software, Inc., including Vice President of Solutions Marketing and Vice President of Sales for their Asset Management Group.

Commenting on his appointment, Mr. O’Boyle says: “I am very pleased to have the opportunity to drive Asset Control’s continued growth and success in the Americas. Asset Control has a proven solution and is on an exciting development curve, both in terms of client acquisition and product innovation. The company is also 100% committed to delivering success for its clients within its core market of reference and market data management, and it is this unique specialism and focus on helping clients achieve their objectives that makes it such a compelling proposition.”

Asset Control has seen significant growth in the Americas over the last 18 months, with significant wins such as Itaú Unibanco, World Bank and the establishment of a Center of Excellence in São Paulo, Brazil.

Richard Petti, CEO, Asset Control, concludes: “I am delighted Robert is joining us at such an important time for the business, with imminent product releases and developments in the pipeline throughout 2016 and beyond. Robert brings a depth of experience and understanding of sales and customer service in both the Americas and internationally, plus a proven ability to deliver a regional strategy for market expansion and customer satisfaction. This appointment signals our intention to continue supporting our clients and growing our market share in this strategically important region.”