Automated financial service specialist, Rimilia,  has announced a series of appointments as the company structures itself for growth.

The new appointments are on the back of a $25 million investment by Kennet Partners and Eight Roads Ventures in July 2017  The new hires span product development, customer support, sales and marketing, and operations. Marie-Christine Duda, a project analyst and business support specialist, joins Rimilia from Capgemini to work with the team that supports Rimilia’s self-learning bank reconciliation software customers

Account director Tom Burke brings more than 30 years’ experience in complex sales processes to Rimilia, including roles at Oracle, Hewlett Packard and Software AG. Pam Wilde, marketing director, brings a wealth of experience having previously worked for Barclays Bank, Lloyds TSB Bank and Rolls-Royce. Stuart Surridge, account director, joins Rimilia from Experian with in-depth experience in credit reference, commercial lending and trade credit best practices.

Steve Richardson, COO and co-founder of Rimilia said: “It’s an exciting time at Rimilia as we continue the momentum and increase market share every quarter. We’re bringing in new customers including global household names, and also incredibly proud that our existing customer retention rate continues to exceed 99 percent. The market for financial technology to harness artificial intelligence, machine learning and big data insights is moving to a point of critical need for any organisation that wants to increase productivity, streamline financial operations, and we have the vision, technology, financial support and the team to lead the market.”