HPD Software, the technology specialist for commercial finance providers, is pleased to announce its most recent set of managerial appointments, bolstering the business for continued and future success as part of its HPD 2.0 programme.
Maria Dunne has been promoted from an account manager in the Commercial team into the new role of Division Manager (EMEA), where she will oversee project implementation, consultancy and account management services across the region. This new position will help build better customer relations and streamline implementations.
Kevin Taylor joins the HPD team as head of Information and Communication Technology, where he will be taking over the day-to-day running of all internal IT services, networks and infrastructure. He will be responsible for driving innovation and improvement across the department. Kevin joins from the Aerium Group and brings over a decade of IT management technical experience, as well as having achieved Microsoft, ITIL and Prince2 qualifications.
After three years with the business, Patrick DeFors has been promoted to head of marketing, communications and PR and is responsible for heading up all marketing strategy and agency support across the business. In this new role, he brings varied international experience, having worked in the United States and Australia across multiple B2B marketing agencies.
Kevin Day, CEO at HPD Software, said: “This has been an exciting time for HPD Software, as the business continues its 2.0 transformation, which is designed to facilitate our continued growth, whilst maintaining our strong focus on excellent client service.
“We’re excited to make these strategic changes – Maria and Patrick are hugely dedicated to the business and our approach, and their new roles are a reflection of their hard work. We’re also pleased to welcome Kevin to the team, and believe his experience will provide invaluable input towards our growth strategy.”