Gaining Momentum: Liveoak Technologies Adds Mike Alderson as Head of Sales
Building a strong leadership team to address explosive demand for remote customer engagement tools, Liveoak hires Mike Alderson, former sales executive at Dropbox.
05 Mar, 2018, 08:30 ET
AUSTIN, Texas, March 5, 2018 /PRNewswire/ -- Liveoak Technologies, a leading platform for digital customer engagement, announced the addition of Mike Alderson, further rounding out its team of fintech software veterans and industry experts.
Alderson's hire comes at a very opportune time. The rapid advance of collaboration technology is enabling enterprises and their remote customers to engage and transact with one another face-to-face through a digital platform. McKinsey & Company estimates that 42 million households representing $66 billion in annual revenues are prime candidates for remote engagement, which includes digital transactions and new account openings.
Alderson is based in the company's Austin, TX headquarters and will be responsible for accelerating adoption for Liveoak's digital customer engagement platform for financial institutions and other industry verticals. Liveoak operates the industry's leading all-in-one software-as-a-service platform for web conferencing, collaboration, identity verification and eSignature.
"Digital transformation and customer engagement is at the top of every CEO's priority list in financial services and banking," said Andy Ambrose, CEO of Liveoak Technologies. "With Mike and other key leaders in place, Liveoak is well positioned to meet the financial industry's demand for tools that are specifically designed to increase the success of digital customer transactions."
Alderson joins Liveoak Technologies from Dropbox where he was responsible for enterprise sales into Dropbox's largest customers and prospects. Prior to Dropbox, Alderson spent 15 years at Advent Software and served in various senior roles.
"I'm joining Liveoak's executive team at a truly exciting time. We are on the cusp of realizing the magnitude of the role Liveoak will play in helping financial institutions improve their digital customer engagement." said Alderson. "As a team, we will work to solve for the industry's greatest business challenges and launch innovative solutions that extend Liveoak's platform."
About Liveoak Technologies, Inc: Founded in 2015 by Andy Ambrose and Pete Rung, Liveoak provides enterprises with remote customer onboarding, identity verification and transaction tools to keep the human element in the digital customer experience. Liveoak is SOC certified by the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants, is a Techstars company and was selected as one of Austin's top startups to watch in 2017. Liveoak is based in Austin, TX with an office in New York City.
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