CPQi is pleased to announce the appointment of Esteban De Bernardis to the position of Chief Financial Officer. In this key role Esteban will focus on leading CPQi’s finance function, reporting to the Chief Exec Terry Boyland.
Esteban is a global executive with wide ranging experience in finance, accounting, cross-border M&A transactions, business integrations, negotiation and debt/equity financing.
Previously Esteban served as CFO for the CSA Group, contributing to their successful global expansion into new markets and business segments through his M&A work. He holds a Chartered Accounting qualificiation from Argentina, with a BA in business and has pursued postgraduate studies in International Business and Marketing. He also holds an Executive MBA from Rotman (University of Toronto). Further he is a Certified Mergers and Acquisitions Advisor (CM&AA).
Mr. Bernardis comments, “With the extensive reach of CPQi across the American continent and a substantial track record I look forward to joining the executive team and driving the company through strong growth over the coming years.”
Mr. Boyland stated that, “Esteban has a unique blend of international talents across our geographic footprint. The Board of Directors is confident that he will be a valuable asset as the Company works towards achieving its growth objectives.”
The previous CFO Rolf Andersen will continue on as an advisor to the board.
With presence in US, Canada, Brazil, Chile, Argentina, Colombia, Mexico and Peru, CPQi is a leading provider of Fintech services in the Americas with expertise in financial platform implementation and risk support. CPQi has an exclusive focus in capital markets technology services specializing in trading, risk, commodities and payment & cash management systems. It has over 25 successful implementations in 8 countries and key partnerships with Finastra, Calypso, Murex, Moody’s Analytics and Openlink. Services include platform implementation, support & maintenance, Java and .net builds as well as advisory consulting.