Fides Treasury Services Appoints Key Executives
Zurich, Switzerland – April 3, 2017 – Fides Treasury Services Ltd., a member of the Credit Suisse Group and the global leader in multi-bank connectivity and communications, has appointed Roman Müller as Chief Operating Officer. The company has also confirmed Dr. Bruno Nyffeler as Chief Information Officer.
“Fides is focused on simplifying the banking communication and connectivity UX for corporations. For this reason, we have invested heavily into infrastructure and process enhancements that allow us to make it easy for clients to do business,” says Andreas Lutz, CEO of Fides. “We are pleased to have Roman and Bruno leading the charge as we enter into a new phase of innovation and growth for Fides.”
Over the past 3 years, Fides has achieved 78% growth in terms of revenues, expanding the company’s global footprint into new markets, including the Americas and Asia Pacific. Most recently, the firm was named as the 2017 Multi-banking Solutions Provider of the Year by The European Magazine.
“Corporate treasurers are battling to conduct business and execute transactions in real-time. At the same time, the ability to connect to banks has become more difficult for corporations,” says Nyffeler. “I look forward to helping treasury organizations everywhere overcome these challenges and transform the way they connect and communicate with banks.”
As CIO, Nyffeler is responsible for overseeing each of the company’s three technology departments: Solution Engineering, Software Engineering, and IT & Infrastructure ensuring that Fides will remain at forefront of connectivity and transaction communication innovations.
“Our clients need to continually do more with less. To support them, we have spent the last year enhancing how we approach our operations and processes so that we can offer even greater efficiencies and value-add resources to our clients,” adds Müller. “I am looking forward to continuing to build on the client-focused environment we’ve created at Fides and providing service excellence with every process, and at every employee level.”
Prior to his recent appointment, Müller led the Fides professional services and implementations team. As COO, Müller’s primary responsibility involves overseeing front- and back-end processes and supporting the company’s growth, strategic development, and operational excellence.
Fides is the global leader in multi-bank connectivity and transaction communications. Originally founded in 1910, Fides is an independently operated subsidiary of Credit Suisse.
With the industry’s largest bank connectivity network, Fides helps over 3,000 active clients communicate with more than 10,000 banks globally. Our geographic reach spans 170 countries across the Americas, EMEA, and the APAC regions.
Committed to helping corporations optimally connect and interact with their banks for over a century, Fides’ connectivity solutions delivers critical multi-bank account statement, payment workflow, and reporting capabilities that allow treasury and finance teams to easily, accurately, and securely communicate with their banks through any possible channel such as SWIFT, EBICS or any alternative network.