London, 16th November, 2016 – CloudMargin, an award- winning financial technology firm providing a cloud-based collateral management workflow tool, today announced it is continuing its rapid expansion into North America with the appointment of two more senior hires. Industry expert Kari Litzmann has been appointed Chief Marketing Officer whilst Martin Anderson, who will also be based in New York, has been appointed Senior Sales Executive. Kari will be reporting to Global Head of Sales, Karl Wyborn, whilst Martin will report to VP Head of Sales North America, Lis Hadingham.
Kari Litzmann joins CloudMargin with more than 12 years of experience leading branding, marketing and design projects as a consultant, entrepreneur and marketing strategist. Many of her clients have been in the financial services industry, including J.P.Morgan and Nomura. In her most recent role as Marketing Strategy Lead at a large alternative investment firm, she led the go-to-market strategy for a first-of-its-kind SaaS-based technology for financial advisors.
Miss Litzmann said of her appointment: “From day one, I was drawn to the big vision, drive and energy of the CloudMargin team and I am extremely excited to help the CloudMargin community increase efficiencies and navigate regulatory uncertainty with our solution and content.”
Martin Anderson, who will be leading CloudMargin’s sales team in North America, also commented: “I am extremely excited about my new role at CloudMargin and I am thankful for the opportunity to join the team at a time when the market is demanding more intelligent solutions. CloudMargin is a game changing technology solution for collateral management and I look forward to growing our North American CloudMargin community; The larger the community, the greater benefit to all!”
Mr. Anderson joins CloudMargin with over 20 years of investment technology and sales experience, including eight years at a leading Trade Order Management and Compliance Software vendor. Prior to CloudMargin, Martin held senior positions at Thomson Financial, now Thomson Reuters, EMC2 and The LongView Group, now Linedata Services.
Steve Husk, CEO of CloudMargin, stated: “It is a great pleasure to see Kari and Martin join the CloudMargin team. These are strategic hires for CloudMargin as we expand our North American operation and signal the next phase in our evolution as a global business. Their combined knowledge and expertise in their respective fields will undoubtedly add to CloudMargin’s success in 2017 and beyond.”