Rachael Singh, Accountancy Age, Tuesday 24 August 2010 at 10:03:00

BASDA recruits financial software MD Anwen Robinson to its general council

Financial software trade groupBASDA has recruitedtechnology giant UNIT 4's MD Anwen Robinson to sit on its general council

UNIT 4 is the parent company of financial software business Coda and onlineaccountancy providers FinancialForce.com.

Robinson takes up her role immediately at the trade body which representsabout 200 international IT businesses.

She will sit alongside 13 council members as well as colleague David Turner,group marketing director at UNIT 4, who co-chairs BASDA's green and cloudspecial interest groups.

"BASDA has a big role to play in developing technologies and standards inemerging areas like cloud, sustainability, social media, and open and linkeddata to reduce business costs and improve services,? said Robinson.

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