Proven Dell EMC Strategy and Operations Leader Brings Significant Global Business and Financial Operations Expertise
McLean, VA — April 9, 2019 — BackOffice Associates, a global leader in solutions that solve enterprises’ most complex data transformation challenges, today announced that it has named Melanie Payne as its new Chief Financial Officer. BackOffice Associates is a portfolio company of Bridge Growth Partners, LLC, a growth-oriented private equity firm that targets investments in the technology and technology services sectors.
With more than three decades of experience leading global services, financial, customer advocacy and strategic operations at Dell, EMC and Accenture, Payne will oversee BackOffice Associates’ overall global financial strategy and operations as the company moves into its next phase of transformational growth.
“We are thrilled to welcome Melanie into the BackOffice Associates family – her transformational approach to business and finance strategy could not be a better fit with our vision of executing customer-first delivery of our data innovations to rapidly yield certain business outcomes worldwide,” said Kevin Campbell, CEO of BackOffice Associates.
In Payne’s most recent role, she served as Vice President of Strategy and Operations at Dell, where she led strategic programs designed to strengthen customer relationships and improve operations. This included enhancing the end-to-end customer and partner experience throughout the Dell EMC integration and beyond. Prior to this role, Payne served as Chief Audit Executive and as Senior Director of Global Services Operations and Strategy at EMC Corporation. She also spent over two decades in senior level positions at Accenture where she gained expertise forming new businesses, leading IT business transformations and shaping long-term relationships with top global clients.
“With a history of leading complex ERP implementations and having played a major role in the Dell EMC integration, I have lived first-hand the impact that data quality and governance can have on a company and its customers. I look forward to helping the BackOffice team continue to deliver next-level solutions that solve enterprises’ most complex data challenges,” added Payne.
About BackOffice Associates
BackOffice Associates solves complex enterprise data transformation challenges by combining data expertise, intelligent software and packaged solution accelerators to yield certain and superior business outcomes. The company’s software applies automation and guidance infused by AI and machine learning technologies to data migration, data quality, analytics, master data management, metadata management, and information governance initiatives. Utilizing the market’s top data specialists, validated industry knowledge and proven methodologies, BackOffice Associates has led thousands of successful data transformation projects including for more than 200 Forbes Global 2000 organizations. SAP resells BackOffice Associates' key data migration and quality solutions as SAP Solution Extensions. Founded in 1996, the company is headquartered in the greater Boston area and employs 800+ data specialists in 25 offices across the globe. To learn more, please visit www.boaweb.com.