Misys, the application software and services company, has hired Brian Edmondson as principal solution consultant for trade services.
Edmondson joins from China Systems. During his time at China Systems, Edmondson had responsibilities including building its international business outside Asia, managing director for Europe and most recently, client services director for Europe and the Americas. He has also worked at FileNet, where he was vice president, vertical solutions for the financial services sector in Europe, Middle East and Africa (EMEA).
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