Interview with the President and CEO: Advent Software, Inc. (ADVS)
Pete Hess,as President and CEO of Advent Software, Inc., defines Advent’s vision, sets strategy and oversees execution across the global business. Before taking the helm, Mr. Hess served three and a half years as President, overseeing strategy, sales, marketing, services and product teams worldwide. He started out at Advent as an entry-level client maintenance renewals representative in 1994 and moved up through a variety of positions in the company, including Vice President of Sales, Vice President of Marketing and Executive Vice President of the company’s largest business units. Mr. Hess holds a B.A. from Princeton University. Profile
TWST: I’d like to begin with a brief overview of Advent’s business.
Mr. Hess: Advent provides technology-based solutions to the investment management marketplace. We are the