Frédéric Ceyte becomes
Deputy CEO of Finance Activ

Frédéric Ceyte is appointed Deputy CEO and Chief Revenue Officer of Finance Active. He becomes a member of the Executive Board alongside Patrice Chatard and Jacques Descourtieux, co-CEOs of Finance Active.

Frédéric Ceyte has been with Finance Active for 3 years and was previously the Group’ Sales & Marketing Director. In his new role, Frédéric Ceyte will retain this position whilst also supervising the Operations Department, in order to coordinate all interactions with Finance Active’s clients and drive operating income.

Patrice Chatard and Jacques Descourtieux, co-CEOs of Finance Active, stated:

«Frédéric’s promotion to Deputy CEO recognizes an exemplary career path, marked by the acceleration of Finance Active’s involvement with major groups and financial institutions in France and abroad. Under his impetus, Finance Active’s market share among CAC 40 companies has risen from 10% to 25%. Internationally, Finance Active signed its first contracts in the United States and doubled its revenues from partnerships with financial institutions, winning its first Tier one banking clients. Our clients know they can count on a highly talented team, which has been steadily growing over the last two years.»

The Finance Active team has grown from 140 to more than 160 employees since the beginning of 2019 and has notably benefited from the contribution of very experienced profiles at the level of the management committee, with the arrival of Nicolas Obolensky as Product Director (January 2019), Jean-Sébastien Py as Operations Director (April 2019) and Frédéric Bouvard as R&D Director (October 2019).

Biography of Frédéric Ceyte

Frédéric Ceyte joined the Finance Active team on January 1, 2018. He is a graduate of Arts et Métiers Paris Tech. He began his career in 2000 at Sophis, one of the most successful French financial software companies. He started in the Product team as a Quality Engineer and Business Analyst between Dublin and the Paris headquarters. He then moved to the United States to join the American subsidiary and successfully developed Sophis’ activities in the USA. In 2010, Misys, a world leader in financial software, acquired Sophis. Frédéric then returned to Europe where he joined Misys’ sales department as Regional Manager.

About Finance Active
Finance Active designs SaaS solutions to improve performance in debt management and financial risk management: foreign exchange, investment, prospective and guarantees. Continuously connected to the financial markets, our solutions enable the monitoring and valuation of positions, and simplify the management of new operations. Our ambition is to increase their operating margin, maximize financial performance and streamline decision-making. Finance Active paves the way for the digital transformation of financial services in companies, local authorities and financial institutions with more than 13,000 users across 5 continents.
€25 million in revenues / €1500 billion of positions monitored / 160 employees / 1 R&D department in Paris / 6 subsidiaries.
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