RESTON, Va., May 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Santeon Group Inc. (OTCBB: SANT, "Santeon") today announced the appointment of Mr. Mark Guirgis to the position of Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer, effective immediately. Mr. Guirgis had been serving as acting Chief Financial Officer since September 2011.
Dr. Ashraf Rofail, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of Santeon Group Inc., said, "In light of the substantial accomplishments Mark has achieved during his time at Santeon, the Board and I believe that his work warrants making his position as CFO permanent. During his tenure, Mark has managed the Company to profitability, established its finance, legal and administrative functions and ensured Santeon's compliance with SEC requirements. Mark is a key member of the executive management team and we look forward to his continuing contributions to the Company's success."
Prior to joining Santeon, Mr. Guirgis served as Vice President, Planning & Analysis and Corporate Treasurer at Primus Telecommunications from 1998 to 2011 with responsibilities for financial planning, mergers and acquisitions, global cash and risk management, general corporate development activities, financial and industry analysis and capital markets transactions. Mr. Guirgis holds a Master of Business Administration in Finance and Investments from The George Washington University and a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from the State University of New York at Stony Brook.
About Santeon Group Inc.
Santeon Group Inc. is a technology company headquartered in Northern Virginia with offices in Reston, VA, Tampa, FL, Cairo, Egypt and Pune, India. Santeon offers products and services in Agile training and transformation, healthcare and media. Santeon's goal is to serve emerging markets by providing technically superior products and solutions while reducing the cost of ownership and deployment of these solutions through a strong channel partner and distribution model. For more information please visit our web site at http://www.santeon.com.
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