28th January 2016: Zizo, one of the UK’s leading analytics as a service companies, is pleased to announce the appointment of business intelligence and software expert Gordon Roxon, as its new CEO.
Gordon will be responsible for contributing to Zizo’s overall business strategy and increasing its proposition to both existing and new clients. Gordon will oversee sales and marketing and will work closely with the current Chairman, Peter Ruffley.
With over 30 years of experience in the software industry, Gordon has a wealth of experience in making success from growing, innovative organisations. With many successful ventures under his belt, including taking Digital Aspects from a start-up to trade sale to Cognos Inc (now part of IBM), Gordon has also held many senior sales and management roles in major software companies such as Scandent and Comshare.
Commenting on his appointment, Gordon said: “I’m extremely impressed with the capabilities of Zizo’s solution and look forward to working with the team to expand the business in the UK and internationally, and build on their unique technology to create a new vision for the global analytics marketplace.”
Peter Ruffley, Chairman at Zizo, adds: “Gordon brings valuable know-how to Zizo and will be an asset in driving the current management team to new heights. His in-depth knowledge of both the software market and analytics space will be invaluable as we look to continue to grow the company and our customer base.”
Gordon’s appointment as CEO is effective immediately.