Alcumus Appoints New Chief Technology Officer to Drive Growth Ambitions

Leading technology-led risk management software provider Alcumus has appointed Rhys David as Chief Technology Officer, reflecting its commitment to technology being at the forefront of the business to provide a streamlined approach to how customers access the range of products and services.

Rhys will be leading the global technology function, responsible for shaping the roadmap, building out capabilities and delivering the technology strategy.

He joins from Cardiff-based Credas, having worked as CEO after establishing the business four years ago. Rhys is well respected in the Technology field for his technical leadership, having held executive roles with global businesses and has extensive experience of building high performance teams working with businesses in the UK and globally.

The new structure for the Tech team also includes a newly created Chief Technology Innovation role led by Mike Talbot, who will be focused on evolving the business through technology and responding to client needs.

Alyn Franklin, CEO Alcumus said: “I’m delighted that Rhys will be joining the Senior Leadership Team and providing strategic insight in such an important area for Alcumus. The role that technology and data provides is a huge opportunity across many industries in driving organisational change that help to create better workplaces. With his expert knowledge and experience, he will help us to deliver the service and technology that helps to support our clients and keep people safe.”

Commenting on his new role, Rhys said: “I’m excited to be joining Alcumus and look forward to working with the Senior Leadership Team and wider global teams to further drive the growth ambitions and add value for clients. We have the momentum to really make a difference through technology and data with end-to-end products that can easily be integrated in many different markets and sectors.”