Infor, a provider of business application software serving more than 70,000 customers, has named Kevin Samuelson as chief financial officer (CFO). Samuelson replaces retiring CFO Raj Rajaji, who will remain with Infor for six months to ensure a smooth transition.
As lead for Infor’s acquisition and integration team, Samuelson has been instrumental in building Infor’s broad portfolio of best-in-class technology, helping Infor become a leading enterprise resource planning (ERP) provider. Samuelson has completed more than 40 strategic acquisitions since joining the company in 2002. He has also raised more than US$5bn in financing and helped Infor grow from US$40m to nearly US$2bn in annual revenue.
Before joining Infor, Samuelson held equity research positions at Robertson Stephens and Bank of America Securities. He earned his bachelor’s degree from the University of California at Berkeley.
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