Kyriba CEO Jean-Luc Robert Named in Top 50 SaaS CEOs of 2020
August 31, 2020
Recognized for SaaS Leadership for the Second Consecutive Year
SAN DIEGO – August 31, 2020 Kyriba, the global leader in cloud treasury and finance solutions, announced today that its Chief Executive Officer and Chairman, Jean-Luc Robert, was recognized as one of the Top 50 SaaS CEOs of 2020 by The Software Report (TSR). Robert was recognized for the second consecutive year by TSR. The Top 50 SaaS CEOs were reviewed across a number of key areas including company performance, workplace culture, product strength and strategic decision-making, among other areas.
“I’m honored to be recognized among a list of high-caliber SaaS CEOs,” said Jean-Luc Robert, CEO and Chairman of Kyriba. “We have a dynamic and passionate global team at Kyriba, which is committed to living our core values of innovation and client success every day. This recognition is another demonstration of their dedication and the value we bring to our global clients.”
The Software Report (formerly known as “The SaaS Report”) is a comprehensive source for market research and insights, business news, investment activity and corporate actions related to the SaaS and software sectors. In addition to Robert’s personal recognition as a Top 50 SaaS CEO, Kyriba was also ranked among the Top 100 Software Companies of 2020 in the world, a list of companies that provide some of the most important and impactful software solutions for businesses across the globe, according to TSR.
“I am proud for everyone at Kyriba in being named among the best software companies in the world," said Robert. “Our talented, agile, and collaborative staff continuously strive to create extraordinary value for our clients within the highly dynamic global economy.”
As CEO and Chairman of Kyriba, Robert has taken the company from 12 employees in 2003 to more than 800 in 2020, raised $300 million in funding, and overseen the acquisition and implementation of FiREapps, an industry leading solution for foreign exchange risk–now Kyriba FX. During his tenure, Robert has led major shifts in finance technology, having pioneered the Kyriba Active Liquidity Network in 2019 and cloud-based proactive treasury management in 2003. The company has been named among industry analysts as a “Leader” from IDC MarketScape, and Aite Group recognized Kyriba as the “Best in Class” cloud treasury and risk management solution. In 2020, Global Finance Magazine recognized Kyriba as the most Innovative Fintech in North America for its Supply Chain Finance and Payments solutions. The company was also named for the eighth time among Inc. 5000’s fastest growing private companies. For more information about industry accolades, check out Kyriba.com.
Kyriba empowers CFOs and their teams to transform how they activate liquidity as a dynamic, real-time vehicle for growth and value creation, while also protecting against financial risk. With 2,500 clients worldwide, including 20 percent of Fortune 500 companies and 25M payments processed on a daily basis, Kyriba’s pioneering Active Liquidity Network connects internal applications for treasury, risk, payments and working capital with vital external sources such as banks, ERPs, trading platforms, and market data providers. Based on a secure, highly scalable SaaS platform that leverages artificial and business intelligence, Kyriba enables thousands of companies worldwide to maximize growth opportunities, protect against loss from fraud and financial risk, and reduce costs through advanced automation. Kyriba is headquartered in San Diego, with offices in New York, Paris, London, Frankfurt, Tokyo, Dubai, Singapore, Shanghai and other major locations. For more information, visit www.kyriba.com
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