Share page with AddThis

News

Kurtosys appoints Lee Godfrey as CEO

Lee_GodfreyLee Godfrey (pictured), a former executive at fund administrator Intertrust Group, has become CEO of Kurtosys, a provider of cloud platforms for asset managers.

According to a statement, the appointment comes at a time when Kurtosys is seeing “extraordinary demands from the investments industry to deploy digital transformation technology” for client and regulatory reporting.  

Godfrey has served as a non-executive director at Kurtosys since 2019 and was most recently managing director, western Europe, at Intertrust Group.

Prior to that he spent 11 years at Kneip, a Luxembourg-based provider of investor reporting services.

Kurtosys has offices in London, Cape Town and North Carolina.

©2022 fundsTech

Most read features

Cryptocurrencies: Solving crypto’s sustainability problem

Cryptocurrencies like bitcoin have a huge carbon footprint but, as Nicholas Pratt discovers, environmentally friendly alternatives exist.

Roundtable: The digital transformation opportunity

The funds industry is looking at adopting new types of technology, from automation to ESG reporting, blockchain and tokenisation. A FundsTech roundtable in March explored how these will revolutionise the sector.

Proxy voting: Making every vote count

With stewardship more important than ever and digital technology to the fore, surely it is time to solve the problem of proxy voting? Nicholas Pratt investigates.

Interview: Rise of the robo-adviser

FundsTech talks to Nutmeg’s CTO, Matt Gatrell, about the role of technology in its online offering.

Regulation: Panel calls for simplicity in ESG reporting

The industry accepts the need for more rigour in ESG fund reporting, but the work will be pointless if investors don’t understand the end result. Nicholas Pratt reports.

Sponsored Profiles

The digitally connected Global Transfer Agent

Anand Ramachandran, Vice President, Global Head of Solutions, Richard Clarkson, Head of Solutions, Funds and Swapnil Joshi, Senior Strategy Manager from Oracle Financial Services Global...

Data consolidation takes centre stage in asset management M&A

MergersConsolidation between asset management firms is overwhelmingly expected to increase. Operational challenges remain thanks to legacy systems. But in a recent...

Are you being microserved?

As asset managers grapple with new digital technology, FundsTech talks to Calastone’s Adam Belding about the importance of software architecture and the benefits...

Sponsored profile: A question of trust

AcrobatsAs more firms adopt agile software development practices, Petra Roche of Metrosoft explains why trust is so important in making agility work.