Michel Van Leeuwen has been appointed chief executive officer of Misys Risk Management Systems. His promotion comes as incumbent CEO Helen O’Dea takes on a newly created divisional role of people and communications director. The announcement follows the creation of Misys Risk Management Systems as a business unit in its own right. Michel Van Leeuwen joined Misys in April 2003 as COO. He will concentrate on increasing market share for Risk Vision, the company’s risk management solution.
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