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EkkoSense appoints new CFO

27 Aug 2019
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Data centre solutions specialist EkkoSense welcomes Pete Le Noury as its new chief operations and chief financial officer. 

The company, which specialises in M&E capacity planning, monitoring and simulation for critical live data centre environments, selected Le Noury for his expertise across a number of key financial roles in companies as diverse as BDO Reads and KPMG.

“Pete brings proven board-level operational and financial experience to EkkoSense at a time when EkkoSense is aggressively building out its global sales channels and bringing our proven SaaS software capabilities to the US, European and Asia-Pacific markets,” comments EkkoSense’s CEO Dean Boyle. 

“His experience in driving international operational growth and financial management is an anchor appointment for EkkoSense, and will be critical for our team as we deliver on our commitment to helping global organisations monitor, manage and maximize their data centre performance.”

Le Noury brings in-depth experience as an operations-focused international Group CFO and Regional Managing Director to EkkoSense, and his proven international leadership and financial management expertise will be instrumental in driving the company’s next key growth phase. 

He joins EkkoSense after serving as Group Finance Director and then Regional Managing Director of Kal Tire Mining Tire Group, where he played a key role in supporting the major North American company’s expansion into Europe, Africa and Australasia. 

Le Noury began his career as an Audit Manager for BDO Reads, before spending five years as a senior manager and head of main audit department for KPMG. He also spent six years as an investment director at Catapult Venture Managers, providing extensive non-executive support for the company’s investments.

“Joining EkkoSense was an easy decision as the company’s powerful EkkoSoft Critical SaaS solution can really make a difference – enabling organisations to optimise their data centre performance at a fraction of the cost of traditional DCIM and CFD platforms,” adds Le Noury. 

“My combined financial and international operational experience is a great fit, and I’m looking forward to making sure that EkkoSense’s international expansion is supported by robust operational processes and financial capabilities.”

Le Noury’s appointment follows EkkoSense’s recent addition of Adrian Barker from Vertiv as Key Account Director, and also of data centre expert Mark Acton to the company’s board as a non-executive director.

EkkoSense provides of advanced sensing technology, SaaS DCIM-class visualisation & monitoring software and analytics solutions for critical facilities such as data centres. The company is committed to eliminating thermal risk and helping organisations to monitor, manage and maximise their data centre performance.