Emma Brown joins Medius at a pivotal time in the company's growth. Medius recently completed significant acquisitions, including the acquisition of Expensya, a Paris-based provider of claims software. In July of this year and OnPay Solutions, a Jacksonville-based bill payment service provider, in March 2022. In addition in August, the global fintech opened a new U.S. headquarters in Jacksonville, Florida.
Based in London, Emma Brown will be responsible for guiding Medius on its ambitious plan to double revenue by 2025. She will monitor the financial health of the company long-term. As Medius continues its mission in eliminating corporate fraud and inefficiencies by delivering AI-driven software solutions for inbound invoice processing and expense management. A forerunner in digital transformation, Emma Brown will be committed to product development. As CFO, she represents the views of Medius' clients as CFOs strive for greater productivity and financial control.
Emma Brown has 14 years of experience scaling high-growth technology companies globally. She joined Medius from Consumer Intelligence Accelerator Platform Talkwalker. There she held a role as Group Chief Financial and Operating Officer. She will retain her board position there. Prior to Talkwalker, Emma Brown worked in the tech sector in both the U.K. and Australia. including at MedicalDirector, Smartways Logistics and Altium. Brown is a chartered accountant with a background in audit and consulting with EY, BDO and KPMG.
Emma Brown holds an MBA from the University of Sydney, where she received a fellowship from the UN Women National Committee Australia. It is an organization that promotes gender equality in leadership and the economic empowerment of women. Furthermore, she received the fellowship in recognition of her commitment to positive and inclusive social change. Particularly in her advocacy for parental leave and diversity policies.
Emma Brown, CFO, Medius, explains, "CFOs today face a number of challenges, including attracting and retaining top talent, managing cash flow and risk in a rapidly changing economy as well as remaining at the forefront of emerging technologies, including AI. I see firsthand how Medius can solve these problems and my belief in the product is a key reason for joining the company. With the company's history of sustainable growth, I am eager to fulfill all of its exciting ambitions as a strategic and entrepreneurial CFO."
Jim Lucier, CEO of Medius, added, "We are proud to welcome Emma to a critical position in the company. In our ongoing efforts to double our revenue over the next two years, Emma's expertise as a transformational financial leader will help us achieve this."
Medius links invoice capture, processing and payment to take worries out of your hands and proves that financial records can be managed quietly and with confidence. Medius goes far beyond basic automation by using artificial intelligence (AI) to do most of the work - ensuring invoices are verified, coded and paid. AP teams can rely on this with confidence and companies can build on their budgets and forecasts. Medius has more than 4,000 customers in 102 countries and processes $180 billion in annual spend through the system. Nonetheless visit medius.com for more information.