Tuesday, August 16, 2022

Celonis announces acquisition of Process Analytics Factory

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Celonis, an execution management, announced the acquisition of Process Analytics Factory (PAF), a provider of process mining insights for Microsoft Power BI. This acquisition will enable millions of Microsoft Power Platform users to utilize Celonis’ market leading Execution Management System (EMS) for process mining, automation, and collaboration.

Puppet’s DevOps Salary Report finds APAC lags in high DevOps salaries

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Puppet, a standard for infrastructure automation, revealed the findings of its 2021 DevOps Salary Report. Puppet surveyed over 2,600 tech experts globally and found that while there was significant growth in DevOps salaries, APAC lags behind in the highest salary brackets. 

ESG data intelligence firm Deepki raises €150m to fund global growth

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Deepki, the only company offering a fully populated ESG data intelligence platform for the real estate sector, announces that it has raised €150 million in a Series C round of funding. The operation was co-led by One Peak and Highland Europe, two London-based Growth Equity firms specializing in category-leading, growth stage, technology companies in Europe. Other investors include Bpifrance, through their Large Venture fund, and Revaia, and existing investors Hi Inov and Statkraft Ventures, who continue to support the growth of the business.

Aussie startup Loopit expands global footprint, exporting its tech to the UK

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Loopit, has launched in the United Kingdom. The announcement marks Loopit’s second international location, and will see the company’s award-winning technology exported to the UK automotive sector to open new opportunities in the fast-growing car subscription space. Loopit’s cloud-based end-to-end software solution allows car dealerships, car brands and other companies to offer car subscriptions through a recurring revenue business model. 

Board International hires a new Director of Strategic Programs

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Board International, a decision-making platform provider, announced the appointment of Rachael Baig as Director of Strategic Programs.

One in five businesses will pay a ransom for their data, finds Thales

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New research from Thales has found that malware, ransomware and phishing continues to plague global organisations. In fact, one in five (21%) have experienced a ransomware attack in the last year; with 43% of those experiencing a significant impact on operations. First seen in the late 1980’s, with the PC Cyborg Virus, the frequency and impact of ransomware attacks has now accelerated due to the rise of cryptocurrency as the preferred ransomware payment method.

Janus Henderson announces Ali Dibadj as next Chief Executive Officer

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Janus Henderson Group plc announced that its Board of Directors has unanimously appointed Ali Dibadj as Chief Executive Officer of the Company effective no later than 27 June 2022. Ali Dibadj succeeds Dick Weil, who, as previously announced, will retire as CEO and a member of the Board as of 31 March 2022. Effective 1 April 2022, the Board has appointed Roger Thompson, Chief Financial Officer (CFO), to serve as Interim CEO until Mr Dibadj joins JHG.

Western Union partners with Artajasa to offer transfer payouts into banks

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Western Union, a cross-currency money movement and payments, announced PT Artajasa Pembayaran Elektronis (Artajasa) as its newest bank account and wallet payout partner in Indonesia. Artajasa is a pioneer in the market of electronic transactions in Indonesia. The deal will enable clients to receive international money transfers in minutes into their accounts across all major banks in Indonesia. Payout into wallets will launch later this year.

CubiCasa enters ANZ market through partnership with Bladescenes

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CubiCasa, a global-reaching real estate software company, has announced a partnership with Bladescenes, a creative marketing agency for real estate located in Auckland, New Zealand. This partnership marks a notable boost to CubiCasa's ongoing expansion into the Australian and New Zealand real estate markets, accelerating the global growth of its mobile property scanning technology.

Alter Domus hires Vincent G. O’Reilly as Head of FI Strategic Partnerships

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Alter Domus, a provider of integrated solutions for the alternative investment industry, announced the appointment of Vincent Georgel O’Reilly as Head of Financial Institutions Strategic Partnerships. Based in Luxembourg, Vincent will report to Alter Domus’ Chief Executive Officer, Doug Hart, and will join Alter Domus’ Group Executive Board. Vincent joins Alter Domus from State Street where he led the alternatives segment for EMEA and was a member of their Executive Operating Group and EMEA Management Committee.