Temenos appoints Max Chuard as new CEO

Max Chuard

Temenos AG said it has appointed Max Chuard as Chief Executive Officer and Panagiotis “Takis” Spiliopoulos as Chief Financial Officer.

The software company also strengthened its Executive Committee by appointing Jean-Michel Hilsenkopf to the role of Chief Operating Officer. Mr. Hilsenkopf was a founding member of Temenos and has previously held the role of regional director for Europe, Middle East and Africa, and more recently served on the Executive Committee as Chief Revenue Officer, with all regions reporting to him.

In addition, Alexa Guenoun has joined the Executive Committee as Chief Client Officer. Ms. Guenoun has been with Temenos for 12 years, and has held numerous roles including head of French-speaking territories, and Client Director with responsibility for all aspects of client delivery.

Commenting on the announcement, Max Chuard, CEO of Temenos from 1st March, said: “We have significant breadth and depth of talent in the business, which is key to our succession planning. Today we are announcing the strengthening our Executive Committee, with the appointment of Jean-Michel Hilsenkopf to the COO position and Alexa Guenoun joining the Executive Committee as Chief Client Officer.

With the announcement of our new CFO, Panagiotis “Takis” Spiliopoulos, who will be joining the business shortly, we have a very strong team in place. Takis brings a unique skill set across technology, finance, operations and strategy. He has followed the business since IPO and has always believed in our strategy and potential and is a strong cultural fit for the organization. I am confident we will be able to build on the fantastic performance over the last few years and continue successfully executing our strategic plan, delivering significant shareholder value as we enter our next phase of growth.”


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