Acuity, a leading provider of risk management technology solutions, announces the retirement of Simon Marvell and the promotion of Kerry Chambers to Chief Executive Officer (CEO).
Simon Marvell, who co-founded Acuity with Richard Mayall in 2005 is stepping back from full-time employment but will continue on a part-time basis as a non-Executive Director and adviser. Richard Mayall will remain on the Board full-time as Chief Solutions Officer.
Kerry Chambers joined Acuity Risk Management as Commercial Director in 2021, bringing with her extensive experience in growing Software as a Service (SaaS) businesses. Her commitment to driving innovation, delivering exceptional results, and fostering strong client relationships has been instrumental in Acuity’s recent growth.
Angus Forrest, Chairman of Acuity said “I would like to thank Simon for his past work and look forward to his continuing involvement and contribution. He has founded two successful risk management businesses and is well known in the industry. We look forward to working together and retaining his knowledge and expertise.”
Commenting on Kerry Chambers’ promotion, Angus said: “We are thrilled to announce Kerry’s appointment as CEO, she has demonstrated outstanding leadership and has consistently delivered great results during her tenure as Commercial Director and most recently as Chief Operating Officer. Her industry knowledge and strategic acumen make her the ideal choice to lead Acuity in its next phase of growth.”
Simon Marvell, said: “Following the recent acquisition of Acuity by Acuity RM Group PLC, it’s the right time for me to hand over to Kerry to drive the business forward and I have full confidence in her ability to take Acuity to the next level.”
Kerry Chambers expressed her gratitude for the opportunity, saying: “I am honoured and excited to take on the role of CEO at Acuity. I firmly believe in the potential of Acuity and our Integrated Risk Management platform STREAM® to make a real difference in helping organisations effectively manage their risks. I am committed to building on Acuity’s strong foundation and working closely with our talented team to deliver innovative solutions and outstanding value to our clients.”
About Acuity Risk Management Limited
Acuity Risk Management Limited is a leading provider of risk management software and services. The company’s innovative solution STREAM® Integrated Risk Manager enables organisations to identify, assess, and mitigate risks effectively, helping them make informed decisions and achieve their business objectives. Acuity serves clients across various industries, including financial services, healthcare, manufacturing, and government sectors, globally.
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