19 July 2018
Tech visionary Jacqueline de Rojas is appointed as Advisor to the Board at Metapraxis.
Metapraxis, the leader in financial analytics technology, today announces that titan of tech, Jacqueline de Rojas CBE, has been appointed as an Advisor to the Board.
As President of techUK, Jacqueline is renowned in the technology sector for her forward thinking, industry leading approach. She has a wealth of experience advising companies and institutions across a range of sectors, most notably she sits on the board of directors at Costain plc, Rightmove plc and AO World plc, she serves on the UK government’s Digital Economy Council and is the co-chair at the Institute of Coding.
In her role as Advisor to the Board at Metapraxis, Jacqueline will be invaluable in advising the board on Metapraxis’ growth and value creation plans, in particular given her experience in this area with Cartesis and her work with large enterprise software businesses.
Such is Jacqueline’s dedication to progressing the UK’s digital economy, she was acknowledged in the Queen’s New Year Honours list in 2018 with a CBE for Services to International Trade in Technology. A strong supporter of diversity and inclusion in technology, she was also awarded the 2018 Women in IT Award for Advocate of the Year and the 2017 Variety Catherine Award for Science and Technology,.
Simon Bittlestone, CEO at Metapraxis, comments:
“Jacqueline’s extensive experience in the technology arena, and most importantly her passion to showcase the powers of technology, make her an invaluable asset to the Metapraxis team. At Metapraxis we want to be at the forefront of technological change, building our financial analytics platform to fulfil our clients’ needs. Jacqueline’s experience and visionary approach will be an enormous asset to us in achieving this and our ambitious business growth objectives over the next few years.”
Jacqueline de Rojas CBE, Advisor to the Board at Metapraxis, adds:
“Who could have imagined that the internet would have moved so far and so fast to create both dependency and opportunity in equal measure. I passionately believe that digital adoption is the future and Metapraxis has created a powerful analytics platform to set the finance function free, offering the power to model scenarios, the freedom to take complexity and make it simple and leverage data to drive performance and minimise risk. Metapraxis is going through an exciting time in its business growth and I look forward to playing a part in helping the board create a smart and accelerated future.”