Ceridian makes two key senior appointments

08 October 2014

Ceridian UK has made two key senior appointments.

Stuart Stephen, previously director of solutions, has been appointed to the new role of chief sales officer. Iain McGregor, previously operations director - corporate clients, has been promoted to the new role of chief operations officer. Additionally, David Woodward, formerly chief product and innovation officer, has taken on the extra responsibility of marketing and has the new title of chief product and marketing officer. All these appointments were effective from 1 October 2014.

Doug Sawers, managing director, Ceridian UK, said: "Our customers are asking for and we are delivering more accessible and flexible solutions which are increasing their business performance tangibly. These two new role appointments better position our business to anticipate and meet these evolving customer needs."

Stuart Stephen - Chief Sales Officer

Doug Sawers observed: "Stuart joined Ceridian seven years ago and was instrumental in transforming the operational capability at our flagship HR Shared Service Centre in Sonas, Glasgow, into the superb modern customer support centre it is today. He subsequently developed our solutions team and has since successfully combined sales and solutions' team leadership."

Iain McGregor - Chief Operating Officer

Doug Sawers continued: "Iain has worked with Ceridian over several years, firstly overseeing our transition to a leading global cloud and managed solution before successfully masterminding one of our largest implementation projects. Most recently, Iain has led our new customer approach with six of our top clients, both improving our service levels and also shaping future growth opportunities."

David Woodward - Chief Product and Marketing Officer Doug Sawers commented: "Given that our forward proposition will be heavily focused on technology, we have asked David to take on responsibility for leading our marketing approach. David joined Ceridian ten years ago, and has been at the forefront of all of our technology initiatives, and is therefore ideally placed to take on the role of chief product and marketing officer."