Options Technology, a provider of managed services and IT infrastructure to the global capital markets industry, has appointed Jon Lambert as its newest Chief Financial Officer (CFO) with immediate effect, according to an Options statement.
In his new role as the CFO at Options, Mr. Lambert will help lead the group’s strategic finance function and global financial operations, which will include the oversight of Options’ regional finance teams in across Europe, the US, and Asia.
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He steps into the new role after working for more than 25 years in the corporate finance and infrastructure technology space. Prior to landing at Options, he held similar roles at both TIBCO and Wombat Financial Software, dating back to 2007. His most recent stint was as the CFO of HotChalk, an education technology company.
According to Options Chief Executive Officer (CEO) and founder, Nigel Kneafsey, in a recent statement on the appointment: “We are thrilled to have Jon join Options’ executive team. His knowledge and experience of corporate finance as it relates to financial services and IT infrastructure will be invaluable as we execute our strategic goals for 2016.
“Options finds itself as the established market leader within a sector trending rapidly towards outsourced technology and managed IT services. This growth trajectory, coupled with a hugely reputable and innovative suite of product solutions, makes for an exciting challenge. I am delighted to be working with Nigel and the wider global team at Options,” Mr. Lambert added in an accompanying statement.