February 21, 2012
Dovetail expands worldwide coverage with three key appointments
LONDON--Dovetail, the provider of next generation payment services hubs, today announces three key appointments that will see the company expand into new regions in Europe and North America.
In Europe, Pier Luca Chiommino joins Dovetail from Finantix and has over 15 years' experience working with leading financial services companies. Based in Milan, Pier Luca will be responsible for driving direct sales in Italy, Greece, Turkey and the former Yugoslavia, as well as helping establish the Dovetail office that will be opening in Milan during 2012.
Also in Europe, Dovetail has appointed Mike Levi to lead expansion in the Nordic region. Mike, based in Oslo, brings over 20 years of experience in the financial services markets and has an excellent knowledge of both the payments industry and the local Nordic markets.
Finally, in North America, Paul Sullivan joins Dovetail to take advantage of the increased interest by banks in new payment services hub in Canada, New York City and New England. Paul has a vast understanding of the payments industry and has held roles at a number of financial software vendors including S1 and ACI Worldwide.
Speaking of the appointments Paul Morris, Senior Vice President Sales and Marketing at Dovetail, said: “I’m delighted to announce these appointments which will provide additional market expertise to Dovetail and support our continued growth. I’m sure Pier Luca, Mike, and Paul will make a significant contribution to the company and clients. I look forward to working with them.”
Martin Coen, Chief Executive Officer at Dovetail added: "Worldwide, we’re seeing an increasing focus on transaction banking as a driver of growth and growing demand for products that offer advanced payment services hub capabilities. These appointments will ensure more banks worldwide can take advantage of Dovetail’s solutions.”