Embium Appoints SunGard Executive As CEO To Accelerate Company’s Growth


TORONTO, July 25, 2013 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ — Embium, a leading provider of multi-asset automated trading technology, announced today that SunGard Executive, Janice Robson, has joined Embium as CEO. Her appointment brings critical strategy and sales expertise to facilitate Embium’s rapid growth.

“Janice’s unique blend of sales, technology, computational mathematics and energy make her the perfect fit for Embium’s ambitious vision and objectives,” said Peter Metford, Ph.D., Founder and Chief Technology Officer, Embium.

Janice Robson

Janice Robson

Robson is a proven strategically oriented executive, having acquired wide experience with international financial institutions such as SunGard, J.P.Morgan and RBC.

“I am fortunate to join this exceptional team, and have the opportunity to work with such innovative technology,” said Robson. “Embium’s cloud-based, highly scalable automation technology provides complete flexibility to our global institutional clients. I look forward to rapidly advancing Embium and its product suite.”

Embium founders James McInnes, Peter Metford, Ph.D., (CTO) and Ben Bittrolff (CFO) are unanimous in their support and enthusiasm for the energy, experience and knowledge that Janice brings to the organization. James McInnes, formerly Embium’s CEO, has been appointed Head of Strategic Development, where he will continue to participate on new products and service offerings.

McInnes strongly endorsed Robson; “We are thrilled that Janice has joined us at such a significant time. The institutional marketing and sales experience that Janice brings to Embium will be pivotal as she leads us to new markets, opportunities and greater successes.”

About Embium
Embium’s complete automation solution, Cloud Trader, enables the rapid development, testing and seamless global deployment of algorithmic strategies across all asset classes. Embium is headquartered in Waterloo, Ontario, Canada with offices in London, Ontario, Toronto and New York. For more information please visit www.embium.com.


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