Hootsuite Expands Financial Leadership with Sujeet Kini as New CFO and Paul McFeeters as Board Director
VANCOUVER, BC – OCTOBER 19, 2015 – Hootsuite, the most widely used platform for managing social media, today appoints Sujeet Kini as chief financial officer. In this role, Kini will lead the finance, facilities and legal departments at Hootsuite. Hootsuite also welcomes Paul McFeeters, former CFO of Open Text, to the Hootsuite Board of Directors.
Kini joins Hootsuite from Open Text, a global leader in enterprise information management and Canada’s largest publicly traded software company (NASDAQ: OTEX, TSX: OTC). He has an extensive background in corporate finance and accounting at both public and private companies, including leadership roles at GT Group Telecom and PwC. Kini began his new role as CFO for Hootsuite today.
McFeeters served as chief financial officer, as well as chief administrative officer of Open Text. McFeeters has more than thirty years of leadership, technology and finance experience, including executive roles at Platform Computing Inc., and Kintana Inc.
“2016 is shaping up to be another high growth year for us. We’re excited to welcome Sujeet to our leadership team and Paul to our Board of Directors,” says Ryan Holmes, CEO of Hootsuite. “Their strong financial leadership is ideal for the next chapter in Hootsuite’s growth.”
“I’m looking forward to being part of an exciting journey and contributing to a success story. Hootsuite is a true visionary in social, and with more than 10 million users, and is well positioned for success,” says Sujeet Kini, Hootsuite’s newly appointed CFO.