Aria Systems Announces Appointment of Rick Lund as Chief Financial Officer
Aria Systems, the leader in helping enterprises grow subscription and usage-based revenue, today announced the appointment of Rick Lund as Chief Financial Officer. Lund will assume responsibility for all financial operations and strategy as the billing and monetization company completes a strong year of growth and prepares to continue its momentum heading into 2021.
"Rick brings a combination of leadership, technology experience, and corporate finance skills to our company," said Tom Dibble, President and CEO, Aria (News - Alert) Systems. "As we head into next year with optimism and enthusiasm for Aria's prospects, we are excited to have Rick join our management team as we continue to scale and help more enterprises accelerate their recurring revenue and digital strategies."
Lund brings more than a decade of capital markets and corporate finance experience, as well as extensive leadershi capabilities, to Aria. He joins as the company concludes another highly successful year marked by strong growth, customer retention and positive cash flow generation, despite the challenging business environment.
After working as a software investment banker at J.P. Morgan, he joined Veeva Systems, a leader in cloud-based software for the global life sciences industry prior to its IPO in 2013. At Veeva, he led investor relations, corporate development, and treasury for nearly eight years. Lund began his career serving as a helicopter pilot in the U.S. Marine Corps for nine years, leading combat missions during two deployments to Iraq. He holds a BA in economics from Duke University and an MBA from the Wharton School of the University of Pennsylvania.
"Aria has established itself as a leader in the SaaS (News - Alert) billing industry," said Lund. "I am excited to join the company at a time when so many enterprises are introducing subscription-based products and services, requiring the breadth of capabilities that the Aria platform offers. I look forward to applying my experience to help propel Aria to new heights and greater global growth."
Aria Systems' cloud-agnostic monetization platform is the analysts' choice, top ranked by leading research firms. Innovative enterprises like Adobe, Allstate, Comcast (News - Alert), Subaru and Telstra depend on Aria to accelerate time to market and increase flexibility, enabling them to maximize customer value and grow recurring revenue through subscription and usage-based offerings. For more information, visit www.ariasystems.com.