MICROMINE is set to move into its next growth phase with the appointment of chief executive officer Andrew Birch.
Birch has over 25 years’ experience in the technology sector, with his most recent role being chief operations officer of software company Mind Your Own Business (MYOB).
He was responsible for MYOB’s strategic direction and leading a range of acquisitions across the business.
Birch also held several senior management positions within the technology and software industries prior to his work at MYOB, such as at Honeywell Pacific and Vodafone Australia.
“I am excited to join the MICROMINE business,” Birch said.
“(It) has a great culture, the broadest capability in the market and a winning strategy that has enabled strong growth.
“Building further on this success is an exciting opportunity, I passionately believe a great team with a keen focus on clients is a key success factor.”
MICROMINE chairperson Tim Reed added: “(Birch) is a highly experienced senior executive within the technology sector with a proven track record of success in delivering growth outcomes through both organic initiatives and strategic acquisitions.
“(He) has distinguished himself as a highly talented, inspiring and energetic leader, whose creativity, positive attitude and ability to build trust are among his greatest strengths.”
MICROMINE provides intuitive software solutions for the exploration and mining sector, covering the entire mining process from exploration through to mine production.