Global workforce management software provider has named company CFO as its new interim CEO
Reston, VA—July 26, 2013 – ServicePower Technologies announced today that Marne Martin, CFO, has been appointed interim CEO of the United Kingdom-based field management software company.
An experienced leader in financial management and business growth, Marne exemplifies operational leadership, including demonstrated skills in restructuring and initial public offerings on an international level. After joining ServicePower in January as CFO, she’s worked to encourage company-wide collaboration to better commercialize ServicePower’s product line. Her financial and technical expertise have streamlined financial logistics within the company and positioned ServicePower for growth.
“ServicePower will refocus its business on entrenching our products with current clients during the transition,” said Martin. “In this role, I’m excited to bring enhanced SaaS offerings to clients and leverage the diversity and agnostic features of ServiceMobility, ServiceBroker as well as S2 Suite business management software in the SMB market and across multiple labor channels.”
Previously, Marne was CFO at Norcon Plc, telecom where she conducted an initial public offering and was responsible for all public market and shareholder relations. Prior to Norcon, she was president at East West Resources Corporation, where she drove efforts to launch global system for mobile communications licenses in the Americas while pursuing merger and acquisition opportunities across various industries. She was also president of Digicel Holdings, Ltd, a Central American telecom firm where she launched operations and oversaw general management.
ServicePower benefits from continuity in its other C level executives. Mark Homer, UK COO/CSO will continue leading European sales, UK network management, call center operations and global support, while Simon Cooper, Group CIO, leads product management and application development.
Joe Wang, US COO, will continue leading operational functions, including US network management, call center operations, project management and consultancy. Steve Higgins, Group CTO, will continue to drive excellence in product advances, ensuring ServicePower’s field management platform incorporates cutting edge of technology.
Under Marne’s oversight, the financial team will continue to drive cost control and margin improvement within the business under the day to day supervision of Controller Janay Mullin.
“Marne’s leadership experience will enable ServicePower to cement its field management platform as the best solution for global field service operations,” said Lindsay Bury, chair of ServicePower. “She has a proven track record of growth in a variety of industries, including international telecommunications. We look forward to the level of controllership and support Marne brings to the team.”
Marne has a bachelor’s degree in finance and economics from Georgetown University in Washington, D.C., as well as a dual MBA and master’s degree in management from ESCP Europe and Krannert School of Management.
ServicePower Technologies Plc is the only company that can provide a complete, global field management platform that controls all elements of the service lifecycle from offering an appointment, assigning resource and dispatching work through to tracking resources, processing claims and providing business intelligence and analytical reports. With advanced intelligence-based scheduling, dispatch and open market auction software, as well as access to a global network of 86,000 repair and installation technicians, we enable companies to control and schedule work using a mixed resource pool of employees and independent contractors. ServicePower provides solutions that cross all industries. Current customers include Assurant Solutions, Mitsubishi, Farmers Insurance, and Pitney Bowes.
ServicePower is listed on the AIM market of the London Stock Exchange with the ticker SVR.L.
For more information please visit www.servicepower.com
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