MEDIA RELEASE: Financial services consulting firm QMV has appointed Marcus Pearl to the newly created role of chief executive officer. Mr Pearl will report to the QMV board of directors and will be responsible for leading QMV’s group of companies through the next growth phase. He will be based in Melbourne.
As chief executive, Mr Pearl will head QMV’s core advisory and consulting business alongside its technology and legal subsidiaries. QMV managing director, Mark Vaughan, will move into an executive director role on Mr Pearl’s appointment.
Prior to joining QMV, Mr Pearl spent seven years at Primacy Underwriting Management, where he was most recently chief executive. In this role he provided the team with strong leadership and made high-quality investment decisions to advance the business and increase profits. He also spent nine years at ANZ as a director within its Global Financial Markets business based in Singapore, and as a strategy analyst located in Melbourne.
Mr Vaughan said Mr Pearl brings almost 20 years of experience in managing business development across technology, sales and marketing, and client services.
“Marcus is a highly experienced and knowledgeable leader with exceptional credentials. He has a diverse skillset and a proven history of building high performing teams, as well as driving business growth and client-focused innovation.
“This experience will serve QMV well as it continues to grow capability and scale, and delivers on plans to enter new geographical markets and industries with its data quality solution, Investigate DQ”.
Mr Dominic Pelligana, QMV’s Chairman, said: “Mr Pearl’s appointment signals the Board’s belief in QMV’s continued growth trajectory, and its position as a market leading provider of integrated consulting and technology solutions.”
Mr Pearl holds a Masters of Business Administration from the University of Melbourne, a Diploma of Financial Services – Financial Markets (Foreign Exchange, Interest Rates and Debt Capital Markets) from the Australian Financial Markets Association, and a Bachelor of Commerce from Deakin University.
QMV was founded in 2008 and provides advisory and consulting services, technology and legal services across the superannuation, wealth management and insurance industries.
Its services focus on successfully managing change across digital transformation, mergers, regulatory change, data quality, data remediation and platform migrations.
Its flagship product, Investigate DQ, is a data quality management solution that amalgamates disparate sets of organisational data into a single vantage point so data quality can be viewed and managed on a repeatable and auditable basis.