Connected planning provider, Anaplan, moves into new era of financial solidity with appointment of new chief financial officer.
Anaplan is a leading platform provider in Connected Planning. The company has announced the appointment of their new Chief Financial Officer (CFO) David Morton Jr., effective Monday, September 10, 2018.
Prior to joining Anaplan, quite recently Morton served as the Chief Accounting Officer at Tesla. Prior to Tesla, Morton had a very long stint working with Seagate Technologies spanning across 20 years. At Seagate, he held several leadership positions which included, EVP and CFO at Seagate Technologies for almost three years.
Morton also served as the Senior Vice President, treasurer and Principal accounting officer and supervised Seagate’s corporate finance, treasury and accounting activities. With Seagate he has held multiple leadership roles in US and Asia with both the regions growing in scope with Seagate’s global finance organization comprising of corporate financial planning, revenue consolidation, manufacturing, pricing and sales operations.
Morton is filling the vacancy which was created in July this year after its EVP and CFO Anup Singh resigned citing personal reasons. Anaplan’s CEO Frank Calderoni assumed the role of the interim CFO until they looked for a suitable candidate to take over the role.
Anaplan is pioneering the category of Connected Planning. Our purpose-built software—powered by our patented Hyperblock engine—enables dynamic, collaborative, and intelligent planning. Large and fast-growing companies worldwide use our solutions to connect the people and data required for trusted plans and accelerated decisions essential to leading in their markets. Based in San Francisco, we are a privately-held growth company with 20 offices, 175 expert partners, and more than 850 customers worldwide. To learn more, visit anaplan.com.