New FD for iSOFT

Healthcare IT company iSOFT has a new group finance director. Gavin James, formerly FD of IT services business Morse, has taken up the role.

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James qualified as a chartered accountant with Arthur Young in 1987. He worked in commercial finance for 11 years and was group finance director of Menvier-Swain Group from 1995 to 1998. He joined Morse in 1998 as finance director.

Former iSOFT FD Patrick Cryne has stepped down with immediate effect.

As part of iSOFT’s boardroom shakeup, non-executive Geoff White has agreed to take up the deputy chair’s role.

White also has a background in the finance function, having served as FD of Pressac in the late eighties.

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