Appointment of Kx Chief Revenue Officer

20 Jul 2020 | , ,

FD (AIM: FDP.L, Euronext Growth: FDP.I) announces the appointment of Alan Coad as Chief Revenue Officer for Kx, the Group’s ultra-high-performance analytics software business. He will report directly to Seamus Keating, FD’s Chief Executive Officer. In this role, Alan will have global responsibility for Kx sales and partners with a focus on accelerating the expansion

Senior Executive Appointment

6 Jul 2020 | , , ,

FD (AIM: FDP.L, Euronext Growth: FDP.I) announces the appointment of David Collins as Managing Director, managed services and consulting, reporting directly to Seamus Keating, CEO. In this role, David will have global responsibility for all aspects of FD’s managed services and consulting operations. David started his career in banking, spending 10 years in derivatives trading

First Derivatives plc appoints David Humphries as Global Chief Operating Officer

2 Jun 2020 | , , ,

First Derivatives, a global software and consulting company, has appointed David Humphries as Chief Operating Officer reporting directly to Seamus Keating, First Derivatives’ Chief Executive Officer. Humphries will have global responsibility for First Derivatives’ operations including its business systems, methodologies, processes and controls. In this role, he will drive the company’s operational efficiency and effectiveness

First Derivatives plc appoints Kathy Schneider as Global Chief Marketing Officer

12 Mar 2020 | , , ,

First Derivatives, a global software and consulting company, has appointed Kathy Schneider as Chief Marketing Officer reporting directly to Seamus Keating, First Derivatives’ Chief Executive Officer. Schneider will have global responsibility for First Derivatives’ marketing strategy, including brand, demand generation and communications. In this role, she will drive the company’s global go-to-market approach and brand

CEO Appointment and Board changes

15 Jan 2020 | , , ,

FD (AIM: FDP.L, Euronext Growth: FDP.I) announces the appointment of Seamus Keating as Chief Executive Officer with immediate effect, succeeding the Group’s founder, Brian Conlon, who passed away in July 2019. FD also announces that Non-Executive Director Donna Troy has been appointed Chairman of the Group. Seamus has extensive leadership expertise in the global technology