Dublin, 9 March 2023: Salmon Software, a leading treasury management software system provider, is pleased to announce the appointment of Michael Kearney as Chief Executive Officer (CEO). Michael will take up the position at the end of March 2023 and will succeed John Byrne, the founder of Salmon Software. John Byrne will support Michael during an initial transition period and continue his long relationship with the company as a non-executive director with a significant minority shareholding.
A well-respected and experienced leader within the software sector, Michael brings with him a wealth of expertise from more than 25 years leading national and global teams for companies including SAP, Oracle, SAS Institute and Dell. Michael joins Salmon Software from Munich Re Automation Solutions where he was Global VP Sales and Marketing responsible for managing the global sales and marketing team supplying SaaS FinTech applications. Michael will work with Salmon Software’s experienced senior management team to support the company’s growth targets.
Speaking about his appointment as Salmon Software’s CEO, Michael Kearney said, “I am very excited about joining such a talented and capable team. Salmon Software has successfully combined continuously enhanced, deep product functionality together with market leading levels of customer service and support. I believe the company has a bright and exciting future ahead as we continue to prioritise product innovation and the needs of existing and new customers.”
Salmon Software founder, John Byrne said, “The board of directors, supported by our colleagues from Melior Equity Partners, have worked diligently over the past number of months to recruit a professional of Michael’s exceptional calibre, experience and ambition. Michael’s appointment is fantastic news for the company and underlines Salmon Software’s commitment to continue delivering a world-class treasury management system to customers and an attractive environment within which our employees can grow and develop.”
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