(Grand Central Station in New York, location of Majesco’s headquarters. Photo credit: Eric Baetscher.)
Denise Garth has joined Majesco, a New York-based provider of core insurance systems and IT services, as senior VP of marketing with a focus on strategic marketing, industry relations and innovation. In her new role, Garth will work closely with Majesco’s customers, partners and the industry in general to support Majesco’s strategy, according to a statement from the vendor.
“Denise is a tremendous addition to our leadership team,” comments Ed Ossie, COO, Majesco. “She is a well-respected, strategic thinker with a strong grasp of the key issues and opportunities facing the industry today and in preparation for the future.”
Garth has been a highly visible industry figure for the better part of two decades. At ACORD (Pearl River, N.Y.), she served as VP of standards and membership, focused on expanding the industry technology standards organization’s international presence. At services and systems vendor Innovation Group (Hampshire, U.K. and Farmington, Conn.) Garth was executive VP for strategic marketing and global head of market stratety. Most recently, Garth was chief digital officer at research and advisory firm Strategy Meets Action (SMA, Boston). Earlier in her career, Garth held business and technology senior executive roles at carriers such as Mutual of Omaha, CUNA Mutual and Century Cos. of America.
Powerful Combination of Skills
Majesco notes Garth’s domestic and international insurance and financial services experience spanning all lines of business across L&A and P&C domains, and says that the combination of her extensive insurance business experience, global industry engagement and deep IT knowledge bring the vendor a powerful combination of skills.
“With such a clear focus on industry transformation and innovation, I am delighted to join the Majesco global team and help drive our strategies built on customer success and continuous product investment,” comments Garth on her appointment. “The momentum has certainly been building here these last few years and it is truly an exciting time in the industry.”