TORONTO, July 25, 2013 /CNW/ - Embium, a leading provider of multi-asset
automated trading technology, announced today that SunGard Executive,
Janice Robson, has joined Embium as CEO. Her appointment brings
critical strategy and sales expertise to facilitate Embium's rapid
"Janice's unique blend of sales, technology, computational mathematics
and energy make her the perfect fit for Embium's ambitious vision and
objectives," said Peter Metford, Ph.D., Founder and Chief Technology
Robson is a proven strategically oriented executive, having acquired
wide experience with international financial institutions such as
SunGard, J.P.Morgan and RBC.
"I am fortunate to join this exceptional team, and have the opportunity
to work with such innovative technology," said Robson. "Embium's
cloud-based, highly scalable automation technology provides complete
flexibility to our global institutional clients. I look forward to
rapidly advancing Embium and its product suite."
Embium founders James McInnes, Peter Metford, Ph.D., (CTO) and Ben
Bittrolff (CFO) are unanimous in their support and enthusiasm for the
energy, experience and knowledge that Janice brings to the
organization. James McInnes, formerly Embium's CEO, has been appointed
Head of Strategic Development, where he will continue to participate on
new products and service offerings.
McInnes strongly endorsed Robson; "We are thrilled that Janice has
joined us at such a significant time. The institutional marketing and
sales experience that Janice brings to Embium will be pivotal as she
leads us to new markets, opportunities and greater successes."
Embium's complete automation solution, Cloud Trader, enables the rapid
development, testing and seamless global deployment of algorithmic
strategies across all asset classes. Embium is headquartered in
Waterloo, Ontario, Canada with offices in London, Ontario, Toronto and
New York. For more information please visit www.embium.com.
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