GTreasury announced today that Brent Coles is its new Chief Financial Officer. A 20-year veteran of the financial services industry, he brings more than a decade of directly related experience in payments and financial technology to his new role.
Coles comes to GTreasury from BluePay Processing of Naperville, IL, where he had served as CFO since May, 2014. BluePay was recently acquired by First Data for a total of $760 million. Prior to that, he spent seven years as CFO of Columbus Data Services of Dallas, Texas. He had previously been SVP, Finance with eFunds Corporation of Scottsdale, AZ before that firm was acquired by Fidelity National Data Services in 2007. He was also a senior manager with Answerthink Consulting of Miami, FL.
Coles began his business career with a two-year tenure as a manager at Ernst and Young after earning a master’s degree in finance from Thunderbird School of Global Management in 1998. He graduated from the University of Utah in 1996 with a Bachelor of Science degree in Accounting and a Bachelor of Arts degree in French.
“We are pleased that Brent has joined our senior management team during this period of dynamic growth and change for both our company and the clients we serve,” said GTreasury founder and CEO Orazio Manzi-Fe Pater.
“He has extensive experience in the financial technology industry and has successfully worked as an executive in several fast growing public and private companies. We feel that Brent will give us a valuable perspective as we grow and evolve to meet the needs of our customers for innovative, products and services.”
Founded in 1986, GTreasury is the global leader of treasury management software for organizations spanning the globe. GTreasury’s solution illuminates a treasury’s liquidity by centralizing all incoming and outgoing banking activities, along with tracking all financial instrument transactions. The GTreasury platform gives practitioners real-time insight and access into their global liquidity. GTreasury’s modular technology platform and infrastructure allow any size treasury operation the ability to configure a solution that is best suited to their needs. For more information please contact Marketing@GTreasury.com or visit www.GTreasury.com.