SimplyBiz Group has appointed Kyle Augustin to the position of chief operating officer, with immediate effect.
Augustin joined the Group in an advisory role in mid-2019, following senior roles in operations and technology at a number of FSTE 100 listed companies.
He will lead the digital and data transformation at The SimplyBiz Group with responsibilities including information technology, human resources and operational excellence.
Neil Stevens, Joint CEO of The SimplyBiz Group, said: “Kyle will lead our technology and operational excellence, strengthening our digital capabilities and developing a business platform that will enable our continued strong growth in the future.
“He has already made a significant contribution to the business as a senior adviser during the past six months and I am delighted to welcome him to SimplyBiz Group as our chief operating officer.”
Augustin added: “I was aware of The SimplyBiz Group for many years and, after spending time in the business, I am truly impressed by the dedication to supporting the financial services market and the passion with which we serve adviser firms.
“SimplyBiz brings the efficiencies of innovative technology solutions together with a professional and dedicated personal service at every level, and I’m proud to be a member of this award-winning team.”