Paris | February 2, 2018 – eFront, the leading technology provider to alternative investment professionals, today announces significant evolutions in the Company’s leadership.
After founding eFront in 1999 and successfully leading the Company as Chairman and CEO to more than $120m of revenue and 650 employees in over 20 offices, Olivier Dellenbach is taking an Executive Chairman position. In this role, he will continue to oversee the Company’s development with a particular focus on innovation projects, especially in the data and analytics area.
Tarek Chouman is stepping up as CEO, and will work closely with Olivier to steer the Company’s strategy and operations. Tarek has held various positions in his 15 year career at eFront including COO of APAC, Chief Sales Officer and more recently global COO.
Commenting on these evolutions, Olivier Dellenbach said: “After 19 years at the helm of eFront, I am excited to see Tarek, who I have long trusted and given increasing responsibilities, now taking over the CEO role as a natural next step. I am very confident Tarek will succeed in growing the company, its client base and employees further in the years to come, and I will be there to support him. Meanwhile, I will be able to focus my attention on the development of innovative solutions for alternative investment professionals, which has been my driving force from the beginning of eFront”.
Tarek Chouman said: “I am very thankful to Olivier for his continuous mentorship and trust. I am honored to take the CEO responsibility from him and glad he will be able to support me and lead our most innovative projects as Executive Chairman”.