AppBus, a digital business platform company, is pleased to announce the addition of Anita Sands to the board of directors. In addition to an in-depth knowledge of information technology, Sands brings strong innovation and enterprise transformation skills having served in various executive roles in the financial services sector. As a member of the AppBus Board of Directors, she will contribute to the company’s global business strategy.
“Anita Sands has been a strategic visionary with many successful companies,” said AppBus CEO William (Bill) J. Conners, Jr. “Her unique operational track record as a business leader has allowed her to secure Board positions with several market-leading companies. AppBus is well positioned to lead the digital transformation of the enterprise. Our opportunity will be enhanced greatly with the addition of Anita, especially considering her expertise in digital disruption.”
Sands joins the AppBus Board with more than 15 years of experience in financial services and information technology companies. She currently serves as a director for three Public companies, Symantec Corporation (SYMC), Service Now (NOW), and Pure Storage (PURE). She served as COO for UBS Wealth Management, and previously held positions as Head of Transformation for Global Technology and Operations at Citigroup and SVP, Head of Innovation & Process Design for Royal Bank of Canada. Sands is an active investor and speaks regularly on the advancement of women and digital disruption.
“I am very excited to join the AppBus team,” said Sands. “It would be hard to find a company better positioned to capitalize on the digital transformation opportunity. Tony Pizi, (Founder and Chief Strategy Officer) is a visionary like no other, and the technical depth of the platform has positioned AppBus well. Preserving and extending critical business assets, while also serving as a foundation for the secure modernization of the enterprise is why AppBus is a must-have.”