Today we’re thrilled to announce the expansion of our global business development team with the addition of Jaap de Waard as the new VP of Business Development. Jaap joins Circit from CaseWare International where he held the position of Head of Business Development for Europe, the Middle East, and Asia. Jaap has a deep understanding of audit, accounting and software technologies and brings a wealth of industry insight and knowledge to the Circit team.
Jaap’s connections gathered over his years working within key markets and international accounting networks will complement the extensive portfolio of clients and contacts already engaged with us.
Commenting on the appointment Circit CEO David Heath said “Jaap is an excellent addition to our Senior Leadership Team as we scale into new regions. He brings an impressive range of skills and experience, and I am excited to work together on delivering unique audit products to the market.”
“I am extremely excited about the opportunities for Circit, bringing fintech into the audit profession.The platform simplifies complex processes, delivering high-efficiency benefits and with the release of Verified Analytics, Circit continues to innovate and take the profession another step closer to a datadriven and AI powered audit.” - Jaap De Waard
Jaap will spearhead the pursuit of the many opportunities that exist to further extend Circit’s global footprint of international accounting firms, as well as working more closely with existing clients.