Thomson Reuters Senior Executive joins FinTech Schematiq to continue to drive growth
Jan-Coos Geesink, B2B financial information and technology veteran, takes the lead at Schematiq
17 January 2023, London
Schematiq Ltd, the technology company future proofing and safe-guarding businesses Excel IP, today announces the appointment of Jan-Coos Geesink as Chief Executive Officer.
The appointment comes at a timely moment for Schematiq, as the company pushes to increase growth and market share within the Financial Services and Energy Sectors, following its recent successful fundraise.
“Jan-Coos’ years of management and advisory roles across financial services and fintech will prove invaluable to Schematiq as it takes the next steps growing market share. Jan-Coos’ knowledge and hands on experience will be vital in driving Schematiq’s strategy, vision, and culture through this period of growth” said Dan Look, Non-Executive Chairman, Schematiq.
Prior to joining Schematiq, Jan-Coos most recently worked as an industry advisor for several investment firms, as well as an executive advisor to Dow Jones. Prior to this he held a number of global executive management roles at Refinitiv, Thomson Reuters and Reuters with a particular focus on driving marketing and sales globally across the business.
“Schematiq has reached an important stage in its growth journey. The latest developments of the Schematiq Platform enabling its clients to transform the way they use Excel for mission-critical business processes is unique, and the performance improvements that Schematiq clients are enjoying is astounding. As such, I am excited to be given the opportunity to lead this company as we demonstrate the power of the Schematiq solution to a wider market” said Jan-Coos.
“Giving financial institutions the power to unlock the potential of Excel, and their entwined IP by enabling it to run faster, without data and memory constraints is much needed within the industry. However, Schematiq also enable Excel models and applications to be controlled, governed, tested, run and shared throughout the organisation, via API and accessed via a secure enterprise-grade cloud platform with full audit trail. The Schematiq solution puts them ahead of the market and provides a very compelling solution to financial institutions reliant on vulnerable Excel spreadsheets”.
Jan Coos is a Non Executive Director at social lender Moneyline and a Trustee at the Social Business Trust. He holds a Bachelor of Science and Business Administration from the Questrom School of Business, Boston University.
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About Schematiq Ltd
Born on the trading floors of investment banks, the Schematiq way of thinking is providing evolutionary solutions for banking, commodity trading, gaming, insurance, asset management and now the public sector. Our Enterprise software platform reduces complexity and incorporates the security, agility, scalability, and connectivity that organisations need for their Excel organisations models
Our team of analysts and engineers are passionate about seeing the outcome beyond the model, empowering the individuals that codify those models and strengthening the that rely upon them.
Find out more at www.schematiq.com