Acumatica Adds Industry Veterans Kathy Visser-May And Nigel LeGresley To Leadership Team

The fast-growing cloud ERP company strengthens its executive team with the addition of Visser-May as CMO and LeGresley as COO.

Kirkland, WA, June 3, 2015 – Acumatica, the fastest-growing cloud ERP company, today announced the appointments of Kathy Visser-May as Chief Marketing Officer; and Nigel LeGresley as Chief Operating Officer, effective immediately.

“I am thrilled that Kathy and Nigel are joining our team, said CEO Jon Roskill. “They both bring years of industry experience to Acumatica, and they will be instrumental in accelerating our growth and helping us take more market share in the Cloud ERP space.”

Both Visser-May and LeGresley bring decades of experience from public and private technology firms, added Roskill.

Marketing veteran Visser-May joins from Microsoft, where she spent the last 10 years, most recently as the Senior Director of Global IT Professional Strategy driving brand, storytelling, and evangelism for the technical audience business. Visser-May started her career in advertising, and moved on to hold leadership positions at PeopleSoft and Huber Marketing Group.

“I am excited to join Acumatica at this point in its record growth,” she said. “I look forward to working with the team to execute on a number of crucial marketing initiatives as we take the brand to the next level.”

Incoming COO LeGresley said: “This is a huge opportunity to join a company with an innovative product disrupting Cloud ERP. I am excited for Acumatica’s potential and look forward to building a market leader.”

LeGresley was most recently the VP of Finance at Tableau Software, where he led finance and accounting activities and was a key member of the team who completed the company’s successful initial public offering. Before Tableau, he was Corporate Controller at Isilon Systems, and then EMC Isilon Storage Division after EMC’s acquisition of Isilon. LeGresley started his career at Ernst & Young.