HyperGrid, an Enterprise Cloud-as-a-Service provider, has appointed Robert Taccini as chief financial officer (CFO) of the company. Mr. Taccini joins HyperGrid during a period of rapid expansion and growth for the company.
Robert Taccini would bring a wealth of experience leading companies through rapid growth and global expansion. He joins HyperGrid from VCE Company, a provider of converged infrastructure for private, public and hybrid cloud environments, where he also served as CFO.
“I feel fortunate to join a company on a growth trajectory like HyperGrid,” said Robert Taccini. “I look forward to working with management to continue the company’s commitment to delivering value through a scalable financial approach and profitable growth.”
Previously, Mr. Taccini served in executive-level finance positions at Cisco and held senior roles in several technology firms including LightStream Inc. and BBN Inc. Taccini began his career at KPMG serving financial institutions, consumer products and high-growth technology companies.
“We are happy to welcome Bob to the HyperGrid team,” said Nariman Teymourian, CEO of HyperGrid. “We selected Bob to be our next CFO as he brings experience in strategic planning, pricing, portfolio management, go-to-market operations and across IT systems and IT services. He has the leadership and know-how we were looking for as we expand our burgeoning customer and sales channels. As a CPA, Bob understands global strategic planning and we expect him to succeed in his new role at HyperGrid.”
Robert Taccini holds Bachelor’s degrees in finance and accounting from Babson College and a Master’s in finance from Bentley College.