CDO

CISO Leadership: Educating the Board on the Evolving Threat Landscape Will Drive the Discussion at the In-Person 2021 HMG Live! New York CISO Executive Leadership Summit on December 8

Wednesday, December 1, 2021 - 9:25pm

New York CISO Executive Leadership Summit at The Westin New York at Times Square on December 8.

Key Points: 
  • New York CISO Executive Leadership Summit at The Westin New York at Times Square on December 8.
  • For a variety of reasons, cybersecurity has become the #1 priority for corporate boards, said Hunter Muller, President and CEO of HMG Strategy.
  • New York CISO Executive Leadership Summit and to register for the event, click here .
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Structured Finance Partner Christian Pugaczewski Joins Hunton Andrews Kurth in New York

Wednesday, December 1, 2021 - 2:55pm

New York, Dec. 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Christian Pugaczewski , a structured finance attorney with nearly two decades of experience developing innovative financial products and documenting derivative transactions, including hedging contracts for securitizations and energy project finance, has joined Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP as a partner in New York.

Key Points: 
  • New York, Dec. 01, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Christian Pugaczewski , a structured finance attorney with nearly two decades of experience developing innovative financial products and documenting derivative transactions, including hedging contracts for securitizations and energy project finance, has joined Hunton Andrews Kurth LLP as a partner in New York.
  • He brings additional depth to our growing, nationally recognized structured finance practice, which continues to expand its scope.
  • Pugaczewski joins the firm from Shearman & Sterling LLP, where he was a member of that firms derivatives and structured products practice.
  • Hunton Andrews Kurth is a long-standing market leader in structured finance and securitization.

Bright Machines Welcomes Seasoned Engineering Executive Sudhanshu Verma as CDO

Wednesday, December 1, 2021 - 1:00pm

Today, Bright Machines, an innovator in intelligent, software-defined manufacturing, announced the addition of Sudhanshu (Sud) Verma, a seasoned technology executive, to its leadership team as Chief Development Officer.

Key Points: 
  • Today, Bright Machines, an innovator in intelligent, software-defined manufacturing, announced the addition of Sudhanshu (Sud) Verma, a seasoned technology executive, to its leadership team as Chief Development Officer.
  • He will oversee the strategy and execution of Bright Machines' intelligent automation software stack in a newly created role.
  • "We are seeing growing interest from our customers in bringing a software-first approach to their manufacturing operations and in Bright Machines solutions specifically.
  • This has given me a firm conviction on the power of software-driven solutions to transform industries," said Sud Verma, CDO, Bright Machines.

Wella Company Celebrates Its First Year as an Independent Company by Exceeding Growth Targets, Introducing Breakthrough Innovation and Broadening Leadership Capabilities

Wednesday, December 1, 2021 - 11:01pm

Wella Company, a global leader in the $100 billion beauty industry, today celebrates its one-year anniversary as a stand-alone company.

Key Points: 
  • Wella Company, a global leader in the $100 billion beauty industry, today celebrates its one-year anniversary as a stand-alone company.
  • Wella Company has a top professional and retail hair, beauty tech and nail portfolio of iconic brands including Wella Professionals, Clairol, OPI, Nioxin, Sebastian Professional and ghd.
  • We achieved independent status at a difficult time for the beauty industry and have posted strong revenue growth compared against both 2020 and 2019.
  • Wella Company has a robust product innovation pipeline which is already producing results in this first year.

Adcendo Further Strengthens Management Team and Scientific Advisory Board with Appointment of International ADC Leaders

Wednesday, December 1, 2021 - 8:00am

In addition, Dennis Benjamin, PhD, will support the Company as Research Fellow & Chairman of the Scientific Advisory Board (SAB).

Key Points: 
  • In addition, Dennis Benjamin, PhD, will support the Company as Research Fellow & Chairman of the Scientific Advisory Board (SAB).
  • Commenting on the appointments, Michael Pehl, Chief Executive Officer of Adcendo, said: "I am delighted to announce these appointments today as we build on our committed team at Adcendo.
  • "We are also extremely excited to have gained someone of Dennis' caliber to support Adcendo.
  • In addition to this program, Adcendo aims to build a pipeline of additional novel cancer targets ideally suited to ADC approaches.

Adcendo Further Strengthens Management Team and Scientific Advisory Board with Appointment of International ADC Leaders

Wednesday, December 1, 2021 - 8:00am

COPENHAGEN, Denmark, Dec. 1, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- Adcendo, a biotech company focused on the development of breakthrough antibody-drug conjugates (ADCs) for the treatment of underserved cancers, announced today the appointments of Carmel M. Lynch, PhD, as Chief Development Officer (CDO) and Pernille Høyrup Hemmingsen, PhD, as Chief Technology Officer (CTO). In addition, Dennis Benjamin, PhD, will support the Company as Research Fellow & Chairman of the Scientific Advisory Board (SAB).

Key Points: 
  • In addition, Dennis Benjamin, PhD, will support the Company as Research Fellow & Chairman of the Scientific Advisory Board (SAB).
  • Commenting on the appointments, Michael Pehl, Chief Executive Officer of Adcendo, said: "I am delighted to announce these appointments today as we build on our committed team at Adcendo.
  • "We are also extremely excited to have gained someone of Dennis' caliber to support Adcendo.
  • In addition to this program, Adcendo aims to build a pipeline of additional novel cancer targets ideally suited to ADC approaches.

3Pillar Global Expands Leadership Team and Announces New Chief Operating Officer and Chief People Officer

Tuesday, November 30, 2021 - 2:00pm

FAIRFAX, Va., Nov. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --3Pillar Global ("3Pillar"), a leading developer of innovative digital products, has expanded its senior leadership team.

Key Points: 
  • FAIRFAX, Va., Nov. 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ --3Pillar Global ("3Pillar"), a leading developer of innovative digital products, has expanded its senior leadership team.
  • Each one embodies our values and excels at empowering great people, which is precisely what we need right now.
  • Their appointments will equip 3Pillar to continue to keep up our current pace of growth."
  • "I'm thrilled to continue my journey at 3Pillar as we expand our global presence and scale our culture," said Whitacre.

EKA Logistics Capital Unlocks Financial Services for Supply Chain SMBs

Monday, November 29, 2021 - 2:07pm

SALT LAKE CITY, Nov. 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- EKA Solutions Inc, the industry leading provider of cloud-based integrated freight management ecosystem for carriers, brokers, and shippers, today announced that it has formed a wholly owned subsidiary, EKA Logistics Capital LLC, to provide working capital financial services to carrier, broker, and shipper SMBs beginning January 2022.

Key Points: 
  • SALT LAKE CITY, Nov. 29, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- EKA Solutions Inc, the industry leading provider of cloud-based integrated freight management ecosystem for carriers, brokers, and shippers, today announced that it has formed a wholly owned subsidiary, EKA Logistics Capital LLC, to provide working capital financial services to carrier, broker, and shipper SMBs beginning January 2022.
  • "Given the rapidly growing freight volume processed through the EKA Omni-TMS Platform, it is timely for EKA to elevate and accelerate its contribution to empower SMB freight carriers, brokers and shippers to capture dual benefits - not only use the EKA Omni-TMS to digitally manage their freight management operations but also to digitally consume and manage working capital services," says JJ Singh, Founder and CEO for EKA Solutions, Inc. "The combination of EKA leadership teams' deep financial services experience and the best-in-class financial services platform enables EKA to deliver working capital solutions and services that further help SMBs compete with their much savvy competitors," added Singh.
  • "EKA's freight management and working capital solutions and services workflow processes have been optimally melded for highest seamless productive user experience and to accrue lowest customer lending costs.
  • EKA Solutions, Inc., provides a transformational cloud-based SaaS digital freight ecosystem management platform, dFEMX, to manage all the customer's freight businesses and working capital services.

DrFirst and CHIME Foundation to Collaborate on Industry Thought Leadership and Interoperability

Monday, November 29, 2021 - 1:00pm

"Today more than ever, delivering healthcare relies on technology for access to the right information at the right time," said G. Cameron Deemer, President of DrFirst.

Key Points: 
  • "Today more than ever, delivering healthcare relies on technology for access to the right information at the right time," said G. Cameron Deemer, President of DrFirst.
  • "CIOs and CMIOs tell us that interoperability is still a challenge for the diverse systems that need to talk to each other.
  • A thought leadership roundtable hosted recently by DrFirst fostered innovative discussion from CHIME members on applying artificial intelligence to medication management.
  • CHIME members may contact CHIME or DrFirst for more information about this collaboration or other collaborative opportunities.

Spacetalk Appoints Chief Design Officer

Thursday, November 25, 2021 - 5:00pm

-- Spacetalk appoints Martin Darbyshire as Chief Design Officer-- Founder and Chairman of Tangerine, Martin is a globally recognised design leader

Key Points: 
  • -- Founder and Chairman of Tangerine, Martin is a globally recognised designleader
    Spacetalk Ltd. (ASX:SPA) ("Spacetalk" or "Company"), developer of innovative technologies that keep families safe and connected, is delighted to announce the appointment of Martin Darbyshire as Chief Design Officer ("CDO").
  • Martin joins Spacetalk from London based design firm Tangerine, the company he founded in 1989, and where he remains Chairman.
  • (2) Dr Brandon Gien is Chair of Australia's Good Design Awards, Deputy Chair of the Australian Design Council and former President of the World Design Organization.
  • Spacetalk CDO and Chairman of Tangerine Martin Darbyshire said: "I am delighted to build on the design leadership work that Tangerine has completed for Spacetalk in this last year.