Peopleware: Content Industry Staffing Moves for the Week of September 16

Sep 16, 2010

ProQuest announced the appointment of information industry professional Michael Gersch to the position of senior vice president and general manager of business unit Serials Solutions. Gersch will replace Rob Mercer, who will henceforth lead Serials Solutions' worldwide sales efforts as vice president of global sales. Gersch most recently served as vice president and managing director for Litigation Solutions at LexisNexis.

SwiftKnowledge appointed David Macey to fill the role of chief executive officer. Former CEO Robert Olson will remain with the company as chairman of the board of directors. Macey is an enterprise software industry veteran with more than 17 years of experience, most recently filling the role of vice president and general manager of McAfee's web and email security business unit.

ADAM Software is making Pascal Nizette its new CFO. Pascal most recently worked as finance director for the healthcare division of Ontex International, and has previously worked with companies such as Huntsman, Ernst & Young, Eurinpro, and J.P. Morgan.