|By Marketwired .||
|July 16, 2014 10:00 AM EDT||
CAMBRIDGE, MA -- (Marketwired) -- 07/16/14 -- Pegasystems Inc. (NASDAQ: PEGA), the software company powering the digital enterprise with Better Business Software, today announced the company has appointed Anne Warner to the position of General Counsel and Chief Compliance Officer. Ms. Warner will be responsible for leading Pegasystems' global legal and compliance groups.
Ms. Warner has more than 20 years of experience as in-house counsel and is an expert at taking businesses global. She was previously Executive Director and International Counsel at Alexion Pharmaceuticals in Cheshire, Conn. During her time with Alexion, Ms. Warner led global initiatives on international corporate structuring, compliance, mergers and acquisitions, and policy development. Prior to Alexion, Ms. Warner held the position of Senior Counsel, Mergers & Acquisitions for Inverness Medical (now Alere), where she provided counsel on 25 deals in 13 countries for the publicly-traded medical device company. Previously, she was General Counsel to two privately held software companies in the Boston area.
Ms. Warner holds a BA from Yale University and a JD from Harvard Law School.
"Anne's unique global experience, in both the public and private sectors, will be a major asset to the Pegasystems business," said Rafe Brown, CFO, Pegasystems. "We look forward to her leadership as we work together to write the next chapter in Pega's success story."
"I am excited to join Pegasystems and to be part of a tremendously successful and innovative company committed to providing its customers with the best solutions worldwide," said Ms. Warner. "I look forward to supporting the company's impressive growth in my new role."
Pegasystems Build for Change® Platform is the heart of Better Business Software. It delivers business agility and empowers leading organizations to rapidly close execution gaps and seize new opportunities. Pegasystems leverages its recognized leadership in Business Process Management (BPM), Multi-Channel Customer Relationship Management (CRM), Business Rules, and Adaptive Analytics to uniquely give its clients the power to engage customers, simplify operations and Build For Change®. For more information, please visit us at www.pega.com.
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