Sunday, November 28

▷ Rob Mackay becomes CEO of Regnology

03.11.2021 – 07:00


Frankfurt (ots)

  • With his experience from management positions at Itiviti, FIS and SunGard, Rob Mackay has successfully built leading international companies in the financial software sector.
  • Regnology founding CEO Jürgen Lux has chosen to take on a more strategic role and will continue to bring his knowledge and experience as senior advisor to Regnology’s board of directors and owner Nordic Capital.

Regnology, one of the leading international providers of innovative solutions in the areas of RegTech, RiskTech and SupTech, announced today that Rob Mackay has become the company’s new CEO. The founding CEO of Regnology, Jürgen Lux, has decided to take on a more strategic role and thus pursue other interests. He will continue to contribute his knowledge and experience as Senior Advisor to the Board of Directors of Regnology and the owner Nordic Capital.

Regnology’s Board of Directors selected Rob Mackay for this role because of his extensive experience in the financial services sector as a successful executive with a strong track record and customer focus.

Until recently, Rob Mackay was CEO of Itiviti, a leading global financial services company and technology provider to the capital markets industry. Before that, he was Chief Operating Officer responsible for the Cross-Asset Trading & Risk division at FIS, the world’s largest provider of banking technology. His previous management experience includes positions as Chief Operating Officer of Hedge Funds & Risk and as Managing Director of Alternative Investments.

“We are very pleased that Rob Mackay is joining Regnology as the new CEO. With his extensive experience, he will support Regnology in reaching the next level and further intensifying its extraordinary growth trajectory. He has extensive operational and commercial leadership experience. With his With a background in management positions at Itiviti, FIS and SunGard, he has successfully built leading international financial software companies. He is highly results-oriented and is admired for his ability to create a culture of excellence. The Board of Directors is confident that his deep understanding of Customer needs and his strong track record in driving international growth make him the right leader to take Regnology to the next level as an innovative and reliable partner for our customers, “said Johan Ek, Chairman of the Board of Directors of Regnology.

“Regnology is a company with a strong portfolio and great, motivated people. I look forward to building on the impressive foundation that has been laid and working with the many talented and dedicated colleagues at Regnology to help and develop the company to deliver the service, solutions and innovations customers need to support their business and strategic ambitions, “said Rob Mackay, new CEO of Regnology.

With the acquisition of Vizor in 2021, a solid springboard was created for further opportunities for Regnology outside the DACH region. The company is now in a position of strength with significant potential to further accelerate its international growth. The aim is also to expand the range of products and services.

“The Board of Directors of Regnology thanks Jürgen Lux for his outstanding commitment and achievements since the company was founded more than 25 years ago. Under his leadership, Regnology has established itself as a leading software provider in the RegTech sector, especially in the DACH region . We look forward to continuing to work with him in his role as Senior Advisor, “commented Johan Ek.

“After almost three decades, now is the right time for me to step aside and make a change. Regnology is ideally positioned for a successful future and is on a growth path. With Nordic Capital we have the right partner at our side . I am delighted that, as Senior Advisor, I can continue to help shape the next chapter in the company’s success story, “says Jürgen Lux.

Until the end of 2020, the company was part of the BearingPoint Group and operated under the name BearingPoint RegTech. The company has been independent since the sale of the RegTech business to the private equity company Nordic Capital. In June 2021, the company merged with Vizor Software and recently changed its name to Regnology.

About Regnology

Regnology is a leading international provider of innovative solutions in the areas of regulatory, risk and supervisory technology (RegTech / RiskTech / SupTech), for AEOI and tax reporting as well as for services for regulatory reporting along the regulatory value chain. Regnology has been a partner to banks and regulators for 25 years. Software merged and recently changed name to Regnology. In total, more than 7,000 companies, including banks, insurance companies and financial service providers, use reporting solutions from Regnology. At the same time, more than 50 regulatory and tax authorities on five continents use the company’s SupTech solutions to collect and analyze data from 34,000 companies in 60 countries. Regnology employs a total of over 770 people at 17 locations in 12 countries.

Additional Information:

Press contact:

Sandra Hering
Head of Marketing & Communications, Regnology
T: +49 69 13022 3666
[email protected]

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