QUMAS announces appointment of Margaret Rice-Jones as Chairman

QUMAS announces appointment of Margaret Rice-Jones as Chairman
Cork, Ireland – June 20, 2012 - QUMAS today announced that Margaret Rice-Jones has been appointed as Chairman of the Board of Directors of QUMAS.

Commenting on the appointment, Kevin O'Leary, CEO, of QUMAS said, "Margaret Rice-Jones brings considerable experience and leadership skills to the Board of QUMAS. Margaret's combination of market knowledge, board expertise and operational professionalism will be a great asset to QUMAS as we continue to dominate the regulatory compliance space in Life Sciences."

Margaret Rice-Jones brings over 25 years' experience in delivering growth and innovation in all areas of the technology business. She has operated at Board level in various executive and non-executive roles for the last ten years. Previously Margaret was Chairman of the Board at NewBay, a leading digital content services company recently acquired by RIM; CEO of Aircom International, a global software and services company; and Corporate Vice President of Motorola, Inc., where she ran both the IP and Switching Products Division and the EMEA region for the Networks business. Margaret has had P&L responsibility for over $1 billion in revenue and has driven a number of business turnaround situations. She also has extensive consumer marketing experience from her time as Managing Director of Psion Computers and various roles with Motorola's mobile phone business.


QUMAS is the leader in Compliance and Quality Management Solutions for the Life Sciences industry, with more than 260 global customer deployments and domain expertise in regulatory compliance since 1994.

QUMAS Quality Management solutions provide Electronic Document Management (SOPs, QA documents), Electronic Process Management (CAPA, Deviation, Change Control, Audit), and GMP Compliance Management. QUMAS Regulatory Affairs solutions provide content and Submission Management including eCTD authoring templates, collaborative review, full integration with leading publishing solutions, scanning, and automated import of paper documents.

The QUMAS Compliance Platform is available on Microsoft SharePoint 2010, Oracle, Microsoft SQL Server and EMC Documentum.

For more information, visit www.qumas.com or e-mail info@qumas.com