LONDON, UK – SEPTEMBER 9, 2020 – Today Accelex, a data acquisition, analytics and reporting solutions provider for alternative investors, managers and asset servicers, announced that its Board of Directors has appointed Steve Husk as Chairman. Mr. Husk joins as an investor and senior advisor to Accelex, as they move to the next phase in their development - achieving significant global growth targets.
“We are delighted to welcome Steve to the Board during this period of exciting growth for Accelex,” said Franck Vialaron, Accelex’ CEO. “He brings an unparalleled wealth of experience and strategic vision to the business having led a number of world-class fintech firms. The appointment of Steve is a particularly strong endorsement of Accelex and our vision.”
“I am delighted to join Accelex at this exciting time for the firm and believe that they have the potential to transform the alternative investment industry,” said Mr. Husk. “I have worked with some of the management team before – they are an experienced, hardworking and entrepreneurial group who are fun to work with. I believe the company’s prospects are excellent and I look forward to working with them over the coming years to build an outstanding company.”
Mr. Husk brings to Accelex thirty years of financial services software experience as a C-level practitioner. This includes firms such as CloudMargin – a SaaS solution for collateral management, Dovetail – an enterprise wide payments solution, Point Nine – a buy-side SaaS solution for trading and risk reporting, and FRS Global – a risk management and regulatory reporting solution. At Accelex Mr. Husk will focus on strategies to develop strong revenues, build brand and market awareness, and fund raising.
Accelex enables investors to access the full potential of their alternative investment data. Powered by proprietary artificial intelligence and machine learning techniques, Accelex automates processes for the analysis and sharing of critical investment performance and transaction data. The solution has been developed to simplify the demanding workflow requirements of investors, managers and their asset servicers. Headquartered in London, Accelex has offices in Paris, New York, and Toronto.