COO Moves this week include:
|iBASIS||PipelineRx||CubicFarm® Systems Corp.|
|Arcadia Power||McNulty & Associates, Inc.||Canbiola, Inc.|
|Zynex, Inc.||Capital Dynamics||Magellan Gold Corporation|
|1010data||Startek, Inc.||Apollo Insurance Solutions Ltd.|
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iBASIS [LEXINGTON, MA] announced the appointment of JC Geha as its COO. Formerly Senior Vice President, Head of International Technology and Services for Deutsche Telekom, and of Managed Services for Ericsson, Geha brings to iBASIS an impressive track record of profitable growth, technology and digital transformation expertise.
PipelineRx [SAN FRANCISCO, CA] announced the appointment of Michael Myers to the role of Chief Operating Officer. Before joining PipelineRx, Myers worked in a consulting capacity for Private Equity companies including TPG and Francisco Partners, and in product development for various types of healthcare companies.
CubicFarm® Systems Corp. [VANCOUVER, BC] (TSXV: CUB) announced the appointment of Rodrigo Santana as President and Chief Operating Officer. Rodrigo has extensive senior leadership experience from both private and publicly traded growth-oriented companies such as Dow Agrosciences, SGS, Commercial Testing & Engineering, and Sacré-Davey Engineering.
Arcadia Power [WASHINGTON, DC] has appointed Kate Henningsen to Chief Operating Officer. Henningsen previously served as Arcadia Power’s SVP, Operations & General Counsel. Prior to joining Arcadia Power, Henningsen was a litigator at an international law firm, a deputy chair at the Clinton Global Initiative, and has worked on several political and policy campaigns.
McNulty & Associates, Inc. [WESTFORD, MA] announced that Richard (Rich) Bensinger has been named Chief Operating Officer. Prior to his current role, Bensinger was the Director of Strategy and Growth for Robinson Aviation Inc. Prior to RVA, Bensinger was the Aviation and Transportation Sector Manager for the Loudoun County Department of Economic Development. Prior to his position with Loudoun County, Bensinger worked as a senior executive in Aerospace and Defense with Harris Corporation, General Dynamics, SAIC, and Northrop Grumman.
Canbiola, Inc. [HICKSVILLE, NY] (OTCQB: CANB) announce the appointment of Johnny J Mack as its interim Chief Operating Officer and Director.
Zynex, Inc. [ENGLEWOOD, CO] (NASDAQ: ZYXI) announced that it has hired Joseph Papandrea as its Chief Operating Officer. Papandrea previously worked as Vice President of Operations at Arrow Electronics. Prior to joining Arrow electronics Papandrea worked in Australia, Singapore, Germany, the UK, Chile and the USA in a variety of senior leadership roles driving scale, and transformation across industries including; Resources, Energy, Technology, Industrial, Transportation, and Retail.
Capital Dynamics [NEW YORK] announced the appointment of Hina Ahmad as Chief Operating Officer of the company. Ahmad brings nearly 20 years of legal, regulatory and compliance experience, and has served as Capital Dynamics’ Global Compliance Officer and US General Counsel since January 2014. Ahmad remains on the company’s Executive Committee.
Magellan Gold Corporation [RENO, NV] announced the appointment of Frank A. Pastorino as Chief Operating Officer. Pastorino has more than 15 years of experience in the mining and metals industry including ten years outside of North America.
1010data [NEW YORK] announced that Inna Kuznetsova has been appointed Chief Executive Officer. Inna was previously interim CEO and had joined the company as Chief Operating Officer in July 2019. Prior to 1010data, Inna was President and Chief Operating Officer of INTTRA, and Chief Commercial Officer of CEVA Logistics. Inna also spent 19 years in a variety of senior, global roles at IBM, most recently serving as Vice President of Sales and Marketing, Systems Software.
Startek, Inc. [GREENWOOD VILLAGE, CO] (NYSE: SRT) appointed Rajiv Ahuja as the company’s new global chief operating officer. Pete Martino, COO of the Americas and Philippines, and Sandeep Gulati, COO of APAC and South Africa, will be leaving the company to pursue other interests. Ahuja previously served as the SVP & country manager for India, China, Malaysia and Japan at Convergys. Prior to Convergys, Ahuja was associated with Aegis for 12 years in various leadership roles, most recently as president of the ASEAN & ANZ regions.
Apollo Insurance Solutions Ltd. [VANCOUVER, BC] announced that Victor Lange has joined the company as Chief Operating Officer. Lange has worked with Canada’s largest insurance company, Intact Insurance, and as COO of one of western Canada’s largest privately held commercial insurance brokerages, Wilson M. Beck.