Leeds based Cloud technology provider and Google for Work Premier Partner Refractiv, has appointed a Finance Director and a Marketing Executive as part of its exciting growth plans.
The Cloud Solutions firm has bolstered its team with the addition of Finance Director David Newton, who joins Refractiv from AIM listed VANE Minerals plc and Kate Smith who joins as Marketing Executive from a leading recruitment firm.
David, a chartered accountant, with more than 15 years experience in corporate finance, capital raisings and public markets, said “This is an exciting opportunity to be able to join a young and dynamic business as it implements its plans for growth. I’m really looking forward to being part of this ambitious team as Refractiv undergoes a rapid expansion”.
Kate, who joins with extensive knowledge in social media and online marketing will drive Refractiv’s growth both online and offline, explained “I’m joining Refractiv at a really exciting time for the business and can’t wait to roll my sleeves up and help spread the word about the great services Refractiv has to offer”.
Managing Director, Richard Atkinson, said: “Both David and Kate bring exactly the right experience to Refractiv and have already made a strong impact.
“David joins the board at a pivotal time and his City and corporate finance experience will be extremely important in implementing our expansion plans. It’s great to see the firm continue to grow and we plans to announce further additions to the team in the New Year”.
As a Google for Work Premier Partner, Refractiv has the experience and track-record to quickly and smoothly take businesses onto the ‘Cloud’, providing sound advice and help on technologies, applications and integration with other systems.