Housing software provider Orchard has appointed Pat Clarke as its new CEO following the retirement of Ian Shard earlier this year.
Clarke has over 20 years’ experience in senior technology leadership roles, including CEO of Tandberg Data and VP of EMEA and Asia at Arcserve.
Pat Clarke, CEO, Orchard, said, “I am proud to join Orchard at such an exciting point in its history and we have ambitious plans for the future. Working closely with our board and executive team, we will continue to grow the business by investing in our team and solutions that enhance Orchard’s offer to our customers.
“Through the leadership, skills and the sense of community that Ian Shard instilled in Orchard, we have an incredible foundation on which to build and I look forward to driving Orchard forward to an exciting new era.”