As a stepping stone to Australasia and Asia, SimCorp Asia Pty Ltd will play an important role in SimCorp’s internationalisation process. The subsidiary will be headed by Bruce Wood, 47. A native Australian, Wood possesses a broad range of experience in the IT industry in general and the investment and treasury management applications business in particular, covering Australian as well as several Asian markets. Most recently, he was general manager of the Business Solutions Division of Powerlan Australia
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