Solution 6’s CMS Europe Enhances Global Leadership with the Appointment of New General Manager Friday 11 May 2001 PDF Print LONDON– May 11, 2001— Solution 6 Holdings Limited, a world leading practice management solutions provider to professional service firms, today announced that Chris Hoad, former Head of Financial Systems at Clifford Chance, will join Solution 6 as General Manager of CMS Europe. Hoad, who will settle into his new position June 25th, brings a vast amount of knowledge and expertise to CMS OPEN Europe. With over twenty years of experience in the practice management market in various capacities, Hoad is well positioned to lead the European CMS OPEN team. Most recently, he spent five years with Clifford Chance in multiple roles including Head of Financial Systems and Head of IT Architecture and R & D. Hoad comments: “CMS OPEN holds a strong position in the European market, and my hope is to elevate the European group to even greater heights. I look forward to working with so many talented individuals. As General Manager, I welcome new challenges and opportunities. I believe in the future of CMS OPEN, and I’m proud to be part of it.” The new CMS General Manager has enjoyed a highly successful career including sales, IT and consulting positions for companies such as Wang and CAP (UK) Ltd. (now Sema Group). He also spent eleven years as Founding Director of a consultancy and software house, catering to lawyers and other ‘blue chip’ organisations. Hoad has a 1st class honours degree in Chemistry. Cynthia Sessions, President of Solution 6’s CMS OPEN product line, states, “CMS Europe has a solid sales and support team. With the appointment of Chris Hoad, we will continue to increase our sales and our global presence.” Adds Sessions, “Chris’s technical and sales background is a huge asset to Solution 6. His knowledge of the European market will be beneficial to his new role and to the CMS OPEN team. We welcome him to the Solution 6 family.” For more information, contact: David Mannix, Solution 6 Europe Phone: +44 20 8997 5500 email: firstname.lastname@example.org About Solution 6 Solution 6 is a world leading e-Business solutions partner to Professional Advisors, Business and Government across the three core competencies of e-Commerce, Professional Services and Business Software. Solution 6 excels in product capability, delivering end-to-end accounting, financial, consulting, e-Business, legal, business and government solutions. Solution 6 maintains market leadership in Australia, New Zealand, and South Africa in the practice management, client accounting and taxation markets. The company also has a strong presence in North America and Europe. Solution 6 is a leading Application Service Provider (ASP) innovator and proudly maintains strategic partnerships with other leading IT&T providers, such as Telstra, IBM, SAP, Cisco, Sun Microsystems and Microsoft. Solution 6 was established in 1981 and was publicly listed in 1987. Solution 6 currently employs over 1600 staff across 13 countries. For more information see www.solution6.com. About CMS OPEN CMS OPEN is a scalable, multi-tier, financial and information management system. The application suite is designed to operate on windows and browser deployed desktops. It is supported on multiple operating systems, relational databases and hardware platforms including Windows NT, UNIX, Microsoft SQL Server and Sybase. CMS OPEN is compatible with all major software applications including Microsoftâ Word, WordPerfect and Excel. The CMS OPEN practice management solution allows for 'out of the box' operation, as well as providing an open interface for customisation and integration. The core product consists of General Ledger, Time Accounting, Disbursement Accounting, Trust Accounting, Accounts Payable, Accounts Receivable and Billing modules. Additional modules, such as OmniCurrencyä, Records Management, Profitability and CMS ALERT! extend the product scope. CMS OPEN currently has over 320 client firms in 14 countries. For more information see www.cmsopen.com. www.LIVEpr.net ---- all pr is LIVE 124 Victoria Street London SW1E 5LA, United Kingdom t: +44(0)20 7630 1100 m: +44(0)7802 745 801 f: +44(0)870 121 5572 e: email@example.com This press release was distributed by ResponseSource Press Release Wire on behalf of LIVEpr in the following categories: Consumer Technology, Personal Finance, Business & Finance, Computing & Telecoms, for more information visit https://pressreleasewire.responsesource.com/about.