AspenTech appoints Halsey Wise to board of directors
Mr. Wise brings nearly 30 years of leadership, technology and financial experience to AspenTech’s board of directors. He is currently Chairman and Chief Executive of Lime Barrel Advisors, LLC, a private investment firm he founded in 2010.
Until 2016, Mr. Wise served as Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of MedAssets Inc., a healthcare technology company. MedAssets was acquired by Pamplona Capital Management in 2016.
He was also Chairman, President and Chief Executive Officer of Intergraph, a provider of engineering and geospatial software. Intergraph was acquired by Hexagon AB in 2010.
Prior to Intergraph, Mr. Wise was Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President, North America for Solution 6 Holding LTD; General Manager, North America Global Services for CA Technologies, Inc. and President and Chief Operating Officer of Computer Management Sciences Inc. which was acquired by CA Technologies, Inc.
He also served in investment banking specializing in software and services with The Robinson-Humphrey Company (a division of Smith Barney).
Mr. Wise has served on boards of publicly held companies including MedAssets, Inc., Acxiom Corp and Intergraph Corporation.
He holds an MBA from the J.L. Kellogg Graduate School of Management at Northwestern University and a BA from the University of Virginia. ■