Calypso Technology Inc., a leading provider of capital markets and investment management software, announced it has appointed Edmond Tehini as Managing Director of Sales in the Middle East, based in Dubai.

“There are winds of change at Calypso. The firm has developed a comprehensive and innovative set of offerings through continuous investments in new technologies and a focus on client needs. I am thrilled to be leading the Middle East region, where our fast-growing client base is a clear manifestation of these new dynamics.”

— Edmond Tehini, Managing Director of Sales in the Middle East, Calypso Technology

Tehini has held senior sales management roles at IHS Markit in France, Switzerland, and Southern Europe. He was previously with Calypso until 2014.

“There are winds of change at Calypso,” said Tehini. “The firm has developed a comprehensive and innovative set of offerings through continuous investments in new technologies and a focus on client needs. I am thrilled to be leading the Middle East region, where our fast-growing client base is a clear manifestation of these new dynamics.”

Calypso was the #1 selling Treasury & Capital Markets Solution for the seventh consecutive year in the 2016 IBS Sales League Table and has recently announced the launch of a Cloud Services Division.

“We are very pleased to welcome back Edmond, as well as several other former employees,” said Chief Administrative Officer, Jonathan Walsh. “With our focus on people development, enhanced team cohesion, and empowerment of regional leadership, we aim to make our firm the industry’s best place to work.“

Calypso was recently named the Technology Provider of the Year by both Central Banking and Asia Risk magazines, and was named a Leader in the 2016 Gartner Magic Quadrant for Trading Platforms.