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John Mitchell joins Phi as Chief Operating Officer


We are pleased to announce that John Mitchell has joined Phi as Chief Operating Officer.

John is a proven senior leader in the Services, Sales, and Business Development industry with 28 years of experience in financial services enterprise software and services. Previously, he served as the Global Head of Professional Services at Allvue, where he was responsible for all client engagements and outcomes. Prior to that, he held the position of Vice President of Global Services at Finastra, where he oversaw all global implementation services for the company’s Lending Business Unit.

John commented:

“I have had the privilege to watch Phi grow as an organisation over the last 6 years and have admired the vision and ambition of the company under Des’s leadership. I am genuinely excited to join this exceptional team at Phi. Phi’s position in the Treasury and Capital Markets technology services sector combined with its remarkable growth potential, presents a thrilling opportunity. I look forward to collaborating with our dedicated professionals to drive innovation, deliver unparalleled services, and achieve new milestones together.”

At Phi, John will be responsible for leading and maturing our Professional Services strategy and producing favourable business outcomes for our clients.

Des Stockdale, CEO of Phi Partners, commented:

“John is a key addition to Phi’s executive leadership team and someone I have known for several years from his time at Finastra, where he was responsible for the European services business. John’s leadership, client-centric approach, extensive delivery experience, and integrity are a perfect fit for our culture at Phi. John will be a key part of our strategy to bring consumable state cloud-based platform-as-a-service offerings to market, both across our vendor platforms and within our client technology, encompassing front office, pricing, and risk bespoke applications.”