OpenLink Financial, a transaction lifecycle management (TLM) software company, has hired David Obstler as chief financial officer (CFO).
Obstler will report to Dr Mark Greene, chief executive officer (CEO) designate, and oversee all finance functions and selected administrative functions, including business development, legal and human resources. As a member of OpenLink’s executive leadership team, Obstler will participate actively in the strategic planning and resource allocation initiatives for annual operating plans.
Obstler brings deep financial and analytical expertise that is directly relevant to OpenLink’s offerings, having served previously as CFO of RiskMetrics Group and its subsequent acquirer, MSCI. He has extensive experience in helping those companies grow, both organically and through merger and acquisition (M&A) activity, and he was instrumental in the RiskMetrics’ initial public offering (IPO).
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