LONDON--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Advanced Logic Analytics (ALA), a provider of enterprise wide big data and analytics solutions for financial markets firms, is pleased to announce the appointment of Giovanni Loria to the company’s board as non-executive director.
Giovanni has been serving as VP & CFO Global Strategic Finance at Computer Science Corporation (CSC) where in recent years he was responsible for the operational and financial transformation of the Xchanging acquisition and the Global Business Services Division. In his roles, he has been instrumental in supporting the firm’s global divisional leaders in the execution of company plans, strategies and M&A activity.
Prior to joining CSC, Giovanni held senior management roles at global multi-billion corporations, including Cisco, Dell, and Alcatel-Lucent.
“Giovanni has extraordinary technology and business expertise, and we are delighted that he is joining our board,” said Pim Dale, CEO, ALA. “As well as the insights that come from being part of established global firms, he also has vast experience with fast-emerging startups, and will play an important role as we continue to grow.”
ALA OneLogic was developed to provide advanced big data and sophisticated analytics capabilities for financial markets firms requiring powerful mining, processing, managing and analysis of their information assets and external data sources, in one optimised platform.
“I'm delighted to join this visionary team during a time of evolution within the financial markets” said Giovanni. “ALA’s big data and advanced analytics technology will provide the foundation for tremendous advancements in the application of business insight, helping financial firms draw unlimited benefits, and I look forward to contributing to ALA’s future direction and growth.”
“The potential of our big data analytics platform is vast. I can think of no one better than Giovanni to contribute to that potential,” said Nick Ellis, managing director at ALA. “With plans to grow the business globally, the wealth of knowledge and experience Giovanni brings to ALA will help advance our mission and we look forward to working with him over the coming years.”
Giovanni has been instrumental in turning strategies into operational results for global firms spanning more than two decades. Known for his prioritisation and execution, he has managed organisational change, increased operational effectiveness, and accelerated business growth in sectors such as telecommunication, Internet-networking, IT and business process outsourcing.