Axxsys Consulting Announce the Appointment of Two New Directors

Axxsys Consulting, a Management and Financial Technology consultancy, are announcing the appointment of two new Directors.

Axxsys are pleased to announce that Klaus Krarup and Keld Jaksland, have joined the company as Directors.

Klaus Krarup comes with 25 years of experience from the Financial sector, working within Asset Management, Banking, Pension & Insurance and as well as Financial Technology vendors. Klaus’ most recent position was at PFA Asset Management, where he was the Head of Fund Management & Investment Technology.

Klaus Krarup will be responsible for working with Axxsys clients on strategic initiatives, working within Client Management on large change projects, as well as other strategic focus areas, such as requirements for IBOR, alternative investments, IFRS, MiFiD II, Solvency ll and their impact on operating models, procedures and systems.  Adding to this, Klaus is going to be deeply involved in Axxsys’ expansion to the Nordic region and mainland Europe.

“We are delighted to welcome Klaus into the company, his experience and know-how of the needs of our current and prospective client base is unique”, said Philip Ritchie, Director at Axxsys Consulting.  “We believe that Klaus joining as an equity stakeholder in Axxsys, will help us ensure that our future services continue to be relevant to the Asset Management and Asset Servicing industry”.

“I am looking forward to working with increasing the services that Axxsys provide, and to work with our consultants on providing value added services to our clients” says Klaus Krarup.  “With the focus on Fin Tech, efficiency gains and regulatory changes, in the financial sector, I believe that the next 5 years, will be very interesting for the high-end content driven consultancy companies, who can help the clients achieve their strategic goals in a still more challenging and disruptive business environment”.

Keld Jaksland has 25 years experience in the Financial sector, as Project Manager and Principal Business Analyst.  Keld has worked for Axxsys for the last 4 years project managing large Asset Management and Data Change programmes.

Keld will be responsible for the quality assurance of our consultant’s delivery across Axxsys’ different practices, including our Business Integration, Data Management, Regulatory and Hedge Fund practices.

“Quality assuring our delivery whilst growing, is key to the on-going success of Axxsys.  Keld has tremendous experience of the Financial sector, and brings years of hands on experience from the Asset Management, Pension Fund and Private Client industry, which will enable us to continue to provide high quality content driven services to our clients” said Philip Ritchie, Director at Axxsys Consulting.

Axxsys Consulting takes a top-down approach when converting management visions to sustainable solutions.  These solutions are tailored to deliver tangible results on time and on budget.

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