Capco financial services business and technology consultancy has appointed Andreas Pfeil as global head of solution design. Pfeil will take the lead in ensuring that Capco’s package integration offerings are implemented effectively in line with market requirements, and to deliver maximum return on investment for Capco’s client base. Pfeil will also lead Capco’s relationship with trading operations software platform provider Murex.
Pfeil brings to Capco the experience he has gained with the Murex software package – a core component underpinning trading operations at a number of leading financial services institutions. He joins Capco after 12 years with Accenture, where he worked on some of the largest European post-merger integration programmes using Murex. Pfeil spent eight years as a software developer before entering consultancy.
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