22nd January 2018, Dublin: A new business-to-business venture has been launched by experienced Financial Services Executives Ray Bowe (CEO) and Dan Carrol (CTO).
Xcentuate Management Consultancy will specialise in back office workforce optimisation and promises to deliver value to the financial services sector. Xcentuate is the Irish partner of ActiveOps, global leaders in back office workforce optimisation software, headquartered in the UK.
Under the terms of the partnership agreement, Xcentuate will include Workware™ from ActiveOps and the Active Operations Management (AOM™) method as an integral part of their operational excellence consultancy services.
Xcentuate was founded by Ray Bowe and Dan Carroll, two experienced and well respected financial services operations professionals. Most recently both held senior positions at Bank of Ireland (BOI) and New Ireland Assurance (NIA), responsible for driving successful operations change and transformation programmes.
“It was during our time at NIA that both Dan and I worked with ActiveOps and recognised that by combining our operations knowledge and leading edge software from ActiveOps, we could make a significant impact in the Irish Financial Services market.” Commented Ray Bowe, CEO Xcentuate.
Alex Ginger, Managing Director of Alliances and Partnerships at ActiveOps also explained, “We are delighted to be working with Xcentuate in their new venture. Adding a partner with such deep subject matter expertise and knowledge of the Irish financial services market will be a huge boost to our already successful Irish operation.”