30 Jan AxiomSL Appoints Roger Worthington as Head of Production Operations to Support Newly Created Software-as-a-Service Function
NEW YORK, LONDON, SINGAPORE, HONG KONG, SYDNEY, MEDELLIN, January 31, 2018 – AxiomSL, the leading global provider of regulatory reporting, risk and data management solutions, announced the appointment of Roger Worthington as Head of Production Operations. In this role, Mr. Worthington is responsible for leading AxiomSL’s newly-created Production Operations team overseeing the live-service support for AxiomSL’s Software-as-a-Service (SaaS) capability. He will be based in Singapore and will report to Peter Tierney, APAC CEO AxiomSL. Mr. Worthington brings more than 20 years’ experience in building and managing shared infrastructure, including networks and data centers, at financial institutions. Most recently, he served as the head of Asia Pacific operations at Pico, a provider of market data services and customized managed infrastructure solutions. He previously held leadership roles at Intercontinental Exchange, NYSE Euronext, BT Global Services and Radianz, where he designed, built and oversaw the implementation, operation and support of these companies’ infrastructure.
“We are delighted to welcome Roger to AxiomSL,” said Peter Tierney, CEO of AxiomSL’s Asia Pacific region. “His level of world-class expertise and proven track record in the provision, operation and support of global networking and infrastructure solutions, combined with our experts in regulatory, risk and data management, will provide the leadership required to successfully manage AxiomSL’s SaaS-enabled regulatory compliance platform, which is a major 2018 priority.”
With its SaaS offering, AxiomSL is proposing an alternative to its on-premise deployment model for a specific set of regulatory solutions. This cloud-based approach enables financial institutions to focus on their core business while staying ahead of the regulatory compliance curve in multiple jurisdictions AxiomSL’s SaaS offering provides business functions and teams with a secure, flexible and scalable infrastructure delivering the controls and governance processes for the entire regulatory value chain. Mr. Worthington’s role will also include establishing service-level agreements (SLAs) with AxiomSL’s clients that use the SaaS product and creating service delivery and support processes to ensure those SLAs can be measured and met, as well as working with Amazon Web Services (AWS), AxiomSL’s partner, in establishing and managing service levels for hosted solutions.
“I’m thrilled to join AxiomSL, a firm that has an outstanding reputation as an industry leader and a forward thinker in all aspects of the risk and regulatory space,” Mr. Worthington said. “I’m looking forward to leading a team of talented individuals and expanding the reach of AxiomSL’s critical regulatory solutions by augmenting its SaaS capabilities, allowing it to reach more financial institutions globally.”