Agencyport Software (formerly Sword Insurance), a provider of software and services to the global insurance and reinsurance industries, has hired Richard Gilbody as chief financial officer (CFO). With over 30 years of finance and operational experience and 20 years focused on the software and technology sectors, Gilbody brings broad and relevant insight to the company.
Previously, Gilbody held senior executive positions at IBM, including vice president of the business analytics division, and at Cognos, as president of Cognos Americas and senior vice president (SVP) of finance and operations. As president of Cognos Americas he was responsible for all field operations including executing sales and services growth strategies and driving customer success. He helped lead the successful integration of the Americas operations into IBM following its 2007 acquisition of Cognos.
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