Squiz appoints new CCO Jennifer Arnold (ex-SAP) and CFO Gavin Dumsday (ex-AVP) to accelerate its SaaS transformation
Global digital experience leader Squiz has appointed two new members to its executive team to further its growth and software-as-a-service (SaaS) business model.
8 May 2020: Digital experience company Squiz today announced the appointment of two longtime technology leaders to executive roles leading marketing, sales and finance.
Former VP of Marketing for SAP Customer Experience in Asia Pacific Japan and Greater China, Jennifer Arnold, comes to Squiz as the Chief Commercial Officer (CCO) and Gavin Dumsday (ex AVP) as its Chief Financial Officer (CFO).
Jennifer steps into this role following five years of leading marketing, demand management and solution centre of excellence teams at SAP. Prior to this, she held a variety of senior marketing and consulting roles at Unisys from 2006 to 2015.
“Jennifer’s expertise in the end-to-end buying experience within B2B technology organisations paired with Gavin’s acumen in financial operations are a tremendous asset to Squiz and the executive team. We are delighted to be welcoming them into our leadership team and look forward to working with Jennifer and Gavin in taking Squiz to its next level of growth.” Squiz Chief Executive Officer (CEO), John-Paul Syriatowicz.
Gavin Dumsday, formerly CFO of AVP and prior to that CFO of Foxtel, joins Squiz as its new CFO. Gavin brings recent experience in complex SaaS environments coupled with his long term subscription background. He has led capital management, finance system transformation, strategy and research in well established and start up businesses.
Both Jennifer and Gavin will be focused on driving Squiz’s Gartner recognised 2020 Magic Quadrant DXP strategy across Squiz’s core markets to meet evolving customer needs.
“Despite the current market disruption, Squiz continues to increase our focus on industry- and solution-aligned customer centricity,” Syriatowicz said.
Jennifer and Gavin will report into Squiz’s CEO, John-Paul Syriatowicz.
“I am excited to be joining Squiz during a pivotal point in its growth to lead the commercial strategy and drive sales and marketing programs that solidify the company’s position as a world-class DXP provider.” Jennifer Arnold, CCO, Squiz
“Squiz is a fantastic organisation in an exciting industry and I am delighted to have arrived at such an amazing time for the company. I am looking forward to helping drive the continued growth of such a terrific group of products during a period where digital is more important than ever for business and government alike.” Gavin Dumsday, CFO, Squiz
Jennifer and Gavin’s appointment was effective as of 4th May 2020