New CFO draws upon 20+ years of financial leadership, helping drive success for a range of growing technology and other businesses
RESEARCH TRIANGLE PARK, N.C., Sept. 25, 2014 – Overture today announced the appointment of Greg Anglum as Chief Financial Officer. Anglum will lead Overture’s daily financial operations and will play an integral role in driving the company’s continued growth strategy. Anglum recently served as CFO at StrikeIron, Inc., a company that provided a cloud-based Data Quality Suite acquired by Informatica Corporation in June.
“Greg's public and private company experience, combined with his ability to develop sound, forward-looking business strategies, will ensure continued value creation for Overture, and our customers.” said Mike Aquino, President and CEO, Overture. “We are delighted to have Greg as part of the Overture team. Being a long time resident of the RTP area, he has quickly integrated with the existing management team.”
During his career, Anglum was instrumental in successful IPOs, mergers and acquisitions, as well as public and private placement offerings across a variety of industries. He is a CPA and holds an MBA from Vanderbilt University’s Owen Graduate School of Management, as well as a BA in economics also from Vanderbilt.
“This is an exciting time to be joining Overture, as the company is well positioned to leverage its expertise in a rapidly evolving communication service provider industry,” Anglum said. “I look forward to helping ensure the alignment of our financial position and growth strategy with our overall vision around cloud, virtualization, and software-driven services.”
About Overture Networks
Overture is the preferred provider of Carrier Ethernet solutions for the metro service edge. By leveraging Overture’s Carrier Ethernet expertise and its Ensemble Open Service Architecture™ for software-defined services, network operators and service providers worldwide are maximizing operational efficiencies and introducing new revenue-generating services on a scale never before possible.
Overture is headquartered in Research Triangle Park, NC, with sales offices around the globe. For more information, visit http://www.overturenetworks.com.