Nick Treston joins Ceridian UK as CFO
Ceridian UK, one of the UK’s leading HR outsourcing and payroll service providers, has appointed Nick Treston as its new Chief Financial Officer.
Doug Sawers, Managing Director of Ceridian UK, said:
We are delighted to welcome Nick Treston to our senior leadership team. He joins us at an exciting time in our business development. 2012 has proven both challenging and rewarding. After a tough start to the year, we have enjoyed double-digit growth since the spring and are exceeding all of our business plan targets.
With over 20 years finance experience with top software, telecoms and B2B service companies, Nick has established a strong track record for introducing and developing first class control infrastructures and improving the quality of financial and management information in support of business strategy. His insightful financial analysis has seen him work closely with commercial teams in the past to improve contracts profitability. His software background will no doubt prove useful as we further develop HRevolution, our Software as a Service solution, on behalf of our HR and payroll customers.
Nick Treston joins Ceridian UK from Sophis, part of Misys PLC, where he was Chief Financial Officer of an international business with operations in EMEA, Asia, North and South America. Between 2005 and 2011, he was Chief Financial Controller at Arqiva where he worked on acquisitions and supported the business on commercial bids for the provision of digital transmission services. Before that Nick was Finance Programme Manager at Serco Group PLC responsible for the group’s transition to International Financial Reporting Standards. For six years he held senior finance manager positions in financial planning and reporting and then international operations for the UK, Middle East and Africa at Vodafone Group PLC. He started his career at Price Waterhouse before joining RMC as an operational analyst and Thames Water as a group accountant.
Nick Treston holds a B.Com (Hons) in commerce and a post graduate diploma in accounting from the University of Port Elizabeth. He is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accounts in England and Wales and of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants.