October 1st 2019 Munich/Amsterdam. Cleversoft group today announces substantial additions to its management team to support its growth ambitions for the leading Pan-European RegTech Provider in Financial Services. The strengthening of the team with external industry experts from board to team level focuses on management and regulatory expertise.
Christoph Reitberger is named CFO and Managing Director of cleversoft group as of today. In the last 10+ years, Christoph worked at Commerzbank and held several management roles; most recently as Head of Risk Management for various credit portfolios including overseas assignments. Having started as a derivatives sales and worked as an assistant to Commerzbank group’s Chief Risk Officer, Christoph brings with him in depth knowledge of the financial services markets and the regulatory view of a bank. He will be responsible for finance and organisation at cleversoft group and from this role he will also support our client-centric growth strategy.
Erwin van Dixhorn is taking over operational responsibility as Managing Director of SecondFloor BV, the Dutch regulatory reporting expert, specialized in Solvency II and IFRS 17 acquired by cleversoft in May 2019. Erwin will share managerial responsibilities with Founder and CEO Bart Ortwijn. For the last 5 years Erwin has been a key person in developing SecondFloor’s top Solvency II Reporting Service to today's market leading position with 100 customers in 20 countries. Wouter Scheele, also with SecondFloor for 14 years, who started as a technology consultant, takes over the CPO responsibilities from Erwin.
Desislava Marvakova, previously regulatory and financial products expert at ARIVA.DE, SIX Financial Information and Markit, is joining cleversoft as Head of Regulatory Services to run the product development of cleversoft’s regulatory product line. Cleversoft is currently introducing its FIDLEG & MiFID II Product Governance offering, where Desislava brings in strong hands-on experience.
Florian Clever, Founder and CEO of cleversoft explains: “With these and three further senior hires we are well prepared for the next steps in our growth strategy. We are very delighted to welcome these highly valued professionals on our journey to become the leading RegTech provider for regulations such as PRIIP, MiFID II, FinSA, IFRS 17 in Europe. In particular we are very happy to see Uwe Beikirch, CEO of baramundi software AG, join our supervisory board and guide us through the process of crossing vital borders in scaling our organisation and sales.”
The cleversoft group is a leading cloud-based RegTech provider for financial services. The company – headquartered in Munich with offices in Amsterdam, Frankfurt, Luxembourg, Nürnberg and Sofia – supports more than 300 financial services institutions master regulatory reporting challenges. Cleversoft is following a buy & build strategy to accelerate its growth. In May cleversoft acquired the dutch regulatory reporting specialist SecondFloor to complete its offering for Solvency II, IFRS II.