Columbia, SC; Sept. 20, 2016 – Duck Creek Technologies today announced Vincent Chippari will join their executive team as its chief financial officer. Mr. Chippari brings a wealth of experience to Duck Creek, with his most recent success as managing director and CFO of Interactive Data Corporation, a leading provider of financial market data to major financial institutions worldwide. At IDC, Chippari was responsible for the financial management, accounting, tax, treasury, facilities and corporate development functions of the business. His most significant accomplishment was leading the organization through the successful sale of IDC to Intercontinental Exchange for $5.2 billion, following a dual track IPO/sale process.
Over the course of his career, Chippari has led financial teams in both private and public companies, completed more than 30 M&A transactions, and held additional positions in general management and corporate strategy. His previous positions include serving as CFO of two private-equity backed pre-IPO technology businesses, FleetMatics Group and NameMedia, Inc., chief strategy officer of Thomson Healthcare, and executive VP and CFO of Information Holdings Inc.
“Vinny is an accomplished business leader with significant financial and operational expertise and will be an exceptional addition to our team,” said Michael A. Jackowski, chief executive officer, Duck Creek Technologies. “His experience in corporate strategy, mergers and acquisitions, and business development will undoubtedly make an impact on our strategic objectives as we move forward as an independent company and pursue new growth opportunities.”
Chippari will lead Duck Creek’s financial operations out of the Boston location and will serve on the executive committee, reporting directly to Jackowski.
“It is an incredible opportunity to join Duck Creek at this pivotal time,” Chippari said. “This is an innovative and entrepreneurial company with a commitment to excellence that is unsurpassed in the industry and I’m delighted to be part of the team.”
About Duck Creek Technologies
Duck Creek Technologies is a leading provider of comprehensive P&C insurance software and services for insurers of all sizes worldwide. Employing progressive technology, Duck Creek solutions enable insurers to optimize outcomes and enhance engagement through advanced digital and data capabilities and integrated functionality that can be delivered on-premises or via the cloud. For more information, visit www.duckcreek.com.