Axxsys Consulting, a leading global business and technology consultancy firm in the Financial Services sector, are pleased to announce the appointment of Alix Cheema as CEO, effective from 1st of May 2018.
Axxsys has seen consistent growth over the last year and have recently opened a new office in Copenhagen in response to increased demand in the Nordic region. The company were also voted one of the top three European consulting firms in 2017, in recognition of their contribution to the investment management industry.
“Our ability to be recognised as a global top tier implementation consultancy, coupled with new implementation relationships across a number of the leading providers of software to the financial industry, has underlined our strength and scale. We are now positioned for significant growth and the appointment of a CEO demonstrates our ambition”, said Philip Ritchie, Axxsys Director and Chief Commercial Officer.
“Alix has been working at Axxsys for over a year, and has a strong understanding of our services, client needs and expectations,” said Philip Ritchie. “His strategic outlook, transformation experience, passion for servicing customers at a global scale, and his authentic team player attitude make him a great asset for Axxsys.” continued Ritchie.
Alix has held senior positions across the Financial Services sector, most recently, Alix was Transformation Programme Director at M&G Investments, leading a multi-year strategy designed to simplify, digitise and transform the business. Previously Alix held senior positions at Deutsche Bank and Lloyds Banking Group, including senior roles at consultancy and technology firms.
“I am very excited and proud to be leading such a forward thinking consultancy. We have a strong foundation and are well positioned to increase our reputation as a world class next generation consultancy”, commented Alix Cheema.
About Axxsys Consulting
Axxsys Consulting is an international consulting firm with a proven track record in the financial services industry across EMEA and North America with offices in London, Toronto, New York and Copenhagen. Axxsys were voted one of the top 3 European consultancy organisations in 2017 and have a growing client list that includes some of the world’s largest asset managers.
For over 15 years, Axxsys have been developing highly skilled industry practitioners who are specialised in business and technology integration. Axxsys enable business transformation in an ever-changing and disruptive business environment.
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