GT Nexus has appointed Léo Apotheker to its board of directors. Apotheker, a software industry veteran, most recently served as chief executive officer (CEO) at SAP. Over the course of his more than 20-year tenure at SAP, he played a leading role in vaulting that company to its position as the largest business software applications vendor in the world. He was a member of the executive board at SAP from 2002-February 2010, and currently also serves on the board of directors at Schneider Electric.
A report by broking group Marsh examines the repercussions from the administration of the South Korean company, which filed for bankruptcy protection at the end of August.
Global research by C2FO suggests that smaller businesses are less concerned with the repercussions of Brexit and the upcoming US presidential election.
A squeeze on skilled talent means it now takes an average of seven weeks to fill open permanent roles in finance in the UK according to new research from financial services recruitment firm Robert Half.
Early-stage merger and acquisition deals in Asia-Pacific show nearly 10% year-on-year growth in recent months.