Infonic AG, the leading provider of front, middle and back office software solutions for fund of fund managers, administrators and institutional investors in the alternative investment space, recently moved its US offices to 1221 Avenue of the Americas, New York, NY.
Concurrent with the move, Jane Conway shifted from Global Head of Product Strategy and Development to Chief Information Officer, in which capacity she will be responsible for expansion of product design, current and future product positioning, roadmaps, and strategic and tactical management processes. A 25-year business technology veteran, Ms. Conway was previously the Managing Partner for ChangeArchitects, a specialized financial technology consultancy focused on optimizing front, middle and back office performance. Prior to that, she held a number of executive roles including Senior Vice President, Product & Technology Solutions at State Street Corp.; Executive Vice President, Financial Services Industry at Fort Point Partners; and Associate Partner at Andersen Consulting (now Accenture).
Additionally, Scott Coughlin joined the Infonic team as Chief Technology Officer, a position tasked with architecting and building the next generation of Infonic's software. Mr. Coughlin has been working in the technology sector since 1992. As an independent software/hardware solutions consultant, he advised a number of Fortune 500 clients including Chase, Verizon, UPS, Pitney Bowes and MCI. Most recently, he served as CTO/COO at Centaura Solutions, a software vendor and data service provider to fund of funds, family offices, endowments, and pension plans. Prior to that, Scott was Senior VP/CTO at investment manager Tremont Group Holdings, where he built the firm's asset management platform and architected/coded its fund accounting system.
Nolan Phillips, CEO of Infonic, said, "With these changes, Infonic is poised to take the next step in its evolution as the premier provider of front, middle and back office solutions within the alternative space." His sentiments were echoed by Marlena Kaplan, CFO of Cadogan Management, who commented, "Cadogan has been using HedgeSphere since 2009, and we look forward to working closely with Jane and Scott as they develop op the next generation of the product."