Harrogate, North Yorkshire (PRWEB) May 22, 2008
CODA Group, the global finance systems specialist, today announced that following completion of the acquisition of CODA plc by Unit 4 Agresso N.V., CODA's CEO, Jeremy Roche, has been appointed to the Managing Board of the Unit 4 Agresso Group with immediate effect.
Jeremy will be the fifth member of the Managing Board with other members including Chris Ouwinga, CEO of Unit 4 Agresso and Edwin van Leeuwen, CFO of Unit 4 Agresso. Jeremy will be responsible for managing the global Group Marketing function and for the future product strategy of the Group. He will also have responsibility for a number of territories within the Group.
"The integration of CODA into the Unit 4 Agresso Group is progressing well and I'm looking forward to expanding my responsibilities and working on Group strategy as a member of the Managing Board," commented Jeremy Roche. "It's an exciting time for the software industry and we're in an excellent position to grow the company and compete with the biggest global players in the market."
Jeremy has worked with CODA since March 2000, when the company was acquired by Science Systems. He became CEO in 2002 and has successfully led CODA in the expansion of its product portfolio and expansion of the business prior to its recent acquisition by Unit 4 Agresso.
*Photography of Jeremy Roche can be downloaded here http://www.coda.com/jeremy
CODA is the choice for finance professionals who need business software and services they can count on.
We provide award-winning solutions that help organizations to streamline and automate their finance processes (from accounting and procurement to reporting and analysis) and to achieve better compliance and corporate governance. CODA applications work seamlessly with each other or independently and they integrate with other leading operational systems to maximize the return on your broader IT investment too. And our products are all underpinned by expert consultancy, training and support services, delivered by teams of experienced accountants, business analysts and technology specialists.
Founded in the UK in 1979, the CODA Group now employs around 600 and has offices around the world to deliver easy, local access to sales, service and support. Around 2600 medium and large organizations, across all sectors, use CODA solutions to control costs, drive performance and ensure compliance, while remaining agile and responsive.
CODA is part of Unit 4 Agresso NV. Headquartered in the Netherlands, the group provides business software solutions to its customers internationally.
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