Effective from March 16, 2020, Finastra has named Gary E. Bischoping, Jr. as Chief Financial Officer (CFO).
Based at the headquarters of Finastra in London, Gary brings an abundance of technology experience, having recently held the role of CFO at Varian, a mid-cap medical technology US multinational. There, Gary revamped the capital allocation process, empowering the company to make investments that accelerated growth. He also drove several transformation programs.
Before that, Gary spent more than 17 years at Dell where he progressed to one of the most senior finance roles. He was integral in developing and implementing a pioneering internal machine learning-based finance tool, as well as leading numerous key finance development programs. Payments News
Gary E. Bischoping, Jr. stated that he is pleased to join Finastra and is looking forward to building on the progress Mark has made in shaping the finance team. This is a great opportunity to be part of a leadership team that is concentrated on powering innovation in financial services, giving people solutions and services that fit around their everyday requirements and lives.
Chief Executive Officer at Finastra, Simon Paris, stated that it is great to have Gary on board to help them continue shaping their finance team, in line with their growth plans. He brings with him a proven track record in the technology industry, which will be invaluable as they continue to build significant momentum with their open innovation platform, FusionFabric.cloud. They are delighted to welcome him to the Finastra Executive Leadership Team.
Gary E. Bischoping, Jr. replaces Mark Miller who is stepping down from his role, for personal reasons, and returning to his home in Texas. Mark has made a significant impact at Finastra, creating a best in class finance function, and he has also been instrumental in the search for his successor. There will be a transition period between the two until the end of April 2020.