Calypso Technology, a global application software provider of an integrated trading application suite to the capital markets industry, today announced that the firm has hired Mark Robinson as Chief Financial Officer.
Mr. Robinson brings over 20 years experience successfully architecting and executing the treasury and financial management strategies for various technology firms.
Mr. Robinson will be CFO and Senior Vice President of Calypso, where he will primarily be responsible for the company's overall financial activities, including finance, treasury, tax and controllership. Mr. Robinson's experience includes work with leading companies such as Hewlett-Packard, Q Comm International, Bluecurve, Prometrix (now KLA/Tencor), and Clickguard. Mr. Robinson has 12 years CFO and operations experience in both public and private companies, throughout which he was responsible for financial leadership and helping guide overall strategic direction. Mr. Robinson received his Bachelor of Science and Master of Business degrees from the University of Utah.
Charles Marston, CEO of Calypso, says, "We are very pleased to have Mark on board as our CFO. He brings a wealth of financial expertise to the firm and we believe his leadership and insight will be invaluable as we continue to realize the market opportunities within a challenging economic environment."
On his new appointment, Mr. Robinson comments, "Calypso holds a unique position in the financial services industry, with a global client base of leading financial institutions, an innovative offering and a robust balance sheet. The firm is extremely well-situated for continued success, and I am excited to contribute my experience as Calypso moves into the next stages of growth."