Software Veterans Positioned to Accelerate Acquia’s Momentum in Digital Experience Market; Chris Andersen Named CFO, Stephen Reny Named COO
BOSTON -- May 10, 2018 -- Digital experience company Acquia today announced the appointment of two longtime software industry professionals to executive roles leading finance and operations at the company. Former Akamai executive Chris Andersen comes to Acquia as chief financial officer, while former Micro Focus and Hewlett Packard Enterprise executive Stephen Reny assumes the role of chief operating officer. They are the first two executive appointments for CEO Mike Sullivan, who joined the company in December 2017.
Acquia provides an intelligent platform and marketing technology to build, deliver, and optimize ambitious experiences at scale. The company helps organizations gain critical customer intelligence so they may create more engaging, personalized customer experiences. As Acquia expands its use of AI and its platform capabilities for personalization and journey orchestration, the company is delivering on the biggest challenges facing marketers and technologists today.
“Steve and Chris join a fantastic leadership team at a very exciting point in Acquia’s evolution. Together they bring valuable experience to Acquia as the company moves to a new era of innovation for our customers,” Sullivan said. “Chris has a great reputation across the software industry. He comes to Acquia with extensive experience leading financial functions at global technology companies and brings strong leadership to our finance team.”