Richard Bentley, new Chief Product and Engineering Officer, Calypso

Richard Bentley

Calypso Technology Inc. has announced the appointment of Richard Bentley as the new Chief Product and Engineering Officer. He is expected to supervise the product management, engineering and quality assurance teams as well as be a member of the Executive Committee.

Richard Bentley commented, “I am very excited to be joining Calypso at this point in the company’s development. Based on a common core platform, Calypso has developed a broad portfolio of mission-critical solutions, which can be deployed flexibly in customer or cloud environments. This functional breadth, combined with a strong focus on customer experience and success, is entirely aligned with banks’ need for a trusted provider capable of supporting multiple areas of their business.”

Richard Bentley has served as the Chief Product Officer for Ullink, was a member of the founding team of Apama in 2000 and has served in product roles for capital markets technology firms.

He will be reporting directly to Didier Bouillard, Calypso’s CEO.

“As we continue to scale the business, we must continue to add experienced professionals at all levels of the company, including the Executive Committee. In addition to the industry knowledge and product experience Richard brings, having worked very successfully with him for several years at Ullink, I know he is also endowed with skills and perspectives that are highly complementary to our existing team. His passion for aligning our product organization to ensure customers get maximum value from their investment is entirely in line with our focus on customer satisfaction as the number one priority,” concluded Calypso’s CEO, Didier Bouillard.

by Megha Bhattacharya
Market Analyst at IBS Intelligence