XCD HR teams with world renowned technology entrepreneur Vin Murria


Vin Murria and Chris Mitford-Slade

XCD HR, a leading cloud-based human resources solution provider, has announced a partnership with renowned technology entrepreneur Vin Murria following a record year for sales and expansion into the UK Public Sector.

Vin founded Advanced Computer Software in 2008 prior to its recent £725m takeover by Vista Equity Partners and is now a Non-Executive Director for Zoopla Property Management. This new partnership will support Bristol-based XCD HR and its CEO Chris Mitford-Slade, as the company moves to the next level of growth.

Vin Murria said: “I have a long standing passion for identifying good businesses with great products that need support to take them to the next level. XCD HR is successful at what it does and has an impressive list of clients which include Investec Asset Management, SABMiller and Peterborough City Council. With the right guidance and investment it has the potential to be even better. My team and I will work closely with XCD HR to ensure it develops and grows whilst keeping the product and its customers at the forefront.

Chris Mitford-Slade said: “I am extremely excited to have the leadership and support from such an inspirational and skilled business leader. XCD HR has doubled in size every year since 2012 (sales, revenue, clients and employees) and we now have the investment and leadership to accelerate our growth.

Find out more about XCD HR at HR Tech London on 15 & 16 March at the ExCel Centre on stand 314.

About Vin Murria

Vin has 25 years' experience of working with private equity-backed and publicly listed companies, focusing on the software sector. Until March 2015 Vin was the Chief Executive Officer of Advanced Software Group plc, an AIM-listed healthcare and business management software solutions company she founded in 2008 and exited to Vista private equity. Named Quoted Company Entrepreneur of the year 2014 and Woman of The Year in the 2012 Cisco Everywoman Technology Awards, Vin is a successful entrepreneur with a strong background in technology based international business.

About XCD HRXCD HR is a leading global provider of cloud-based HR solutions. The company benefits from over 25 years HR experience (from administrator to global director level) and an additional 15 years’ experience at the forefront of cloud computing innovation.XCD’s current client base includes mid-market, public sector and charities in the UK and globally (with clients across Euope, Middle East, North America and Asia Pacific). Tens of thousands of people use XCD’s secure, affordable, user-friendly, efficient and easily accessible SaaS solutions each and every day to save their organisations both time and money.

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