PALO ALTO, Calif. – Big data analytics and solutions provider Sysorex (NASDAQ: SYRX) today announced it has named Kevin Harris as Chief Financial Officer. Harris is a veteran executive with more than two decades’ experience in senior financial roles. Harris, who will report to CEO Nadir Ali, is expected to join October 19, 2015.
“Kevin is a strong leader who has an extensive financial and auditing background and substantial capital markets experience as the CFO of publicly traded technology-based companies. This experience and perspective will be invaluable as Sysorex moves forward with its transformation into a leading data analytics company,” said Sysorex Chief Executive Officer Nadir Ali. “We are looking forward to deploying his skills to help us continue to build a foundation for delivering corporate growth and value to our customers and shareholders.”
Harris’ background includes senior executive and financial positions at a number of technology and media firms including his most recent role as CFO of Response Genetics Harris began his financial career at KPMG. He assumes the CFO role from Wendy Loundermon who has served as Sysorex’s interim CFO since January, 2015 and before that as Sysorex’s CFO from 2002 to October, 2014. Loundermon will continue with Sysorex as Vice President of Finance and President of the company’s government services unit.
“I would like to thank Wendy for the excellent job she has done as interim chief financial officer,” said Ali. “We expect a seamless transition as Kevin steps into the leadership position with our finance team.”
Sysorex develops the systems and solutions that power the data-driven enterprise. With an innovative approach to big data, analytics and the Internet of Things (IoT), we blend virtual data from software and networks with the huge volume of physical data generated by mobile devices and Internet-connected things to open new worlds of insight. Our unique solutions are helping organizations worldwide improve decision making, increase productivity, and fuel the discoveries of tomorrow. Headquartered in Palo Alto, California, we have regional offices in North America, South America, Europe and the Middle East. Visit Sysorex.com, follow us @SysorexGlobal and Link up on LinkedIn.
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