CTI Digital has appointed Mark Stapleton FCA as finance director, with a brief to drive the agency’s financial growth and acquisition strategy.
Stapleton began working with CTI as a consultant, following the agency’s 2018 Management Buy Out and during the recent acquisition of eCommerce agency Nublue. As of June 2019, Mark has accepted the position as finance director and Board member at CTI Digital.
Stapleton is well-known in the accountancy industry for his leading work at top-50 multinational law firm, Keoghs. He has also held influential positions at The Cabot Corporation, BHW, Clyde & Co, and Horwich Farrelly. Stapleton went on to start his own financial consultancy firm, Jigsaw Strategic Solutions prior to joining CTI Digital.
He said: “CTI is an ambitious, rapidly growing organisation with a fantastic culture. Since I began consulting for the agency, it became clear that there are several areas in which I could enable CTI to achieve their financial aspirations in a sustainable and structured manner. I look forward to guiding operational improvements and leading future acquisitions.”
Nick Rhind, chief executive at CTI Digital, said: “Mark’s expertise has been invaluable to CTI. I’m pleased to see him join us full time and become a member of our board. He stands strongly for the values we believe in and will enable our organisation to achieve growth that benefits our clients, staff, and future in the industry.”
CTI Digital’s client roster includes the British Council, Greater London Authority, McGraw Hill Education and Merlin Entertainments.