Vertaforeâ¢, Inc., a leading provider of specialized software solutions for the insurance industry, named Susanna Morgan senior vice president, corporate strategy and planning. Morgan will drive strategic planning activities, work with all business units (AMS ServicesÂ®, BenefitPointÂ®, ImageRightÂ® and SilverPlumeÂ®) to prioritize and execute acquisitions, develop and execute plans for successful acquisition integration and manage special projects and initiatives.
âSusanna Morgan is a highly capable executive with a successful track record of leading corporate development for Fortune 500 companies,â said Euan Menzies, president and CEO of Vertafore. âVertafore is aggressively pursuing growth opportunities and the addition of Morgan will make us a stronger organization by aligning strategy across all business units.â
Before joining Vertafore, Morgan was vice president of corporate development at Charles Schwab & Co., Inc., a leading provider of securities brokerage and financial services. Morgan was responsible for integrating acquisitions totaling more than $800 million, supervising a portfolio of venture investments and directing corporate strategy including growth opportunities and Schwabâs $500 million cost-savings initiative. Before Charles Schwab, Morgan was senior director of corporate development for Oracle, responsible for mergers and acquisitions strategy and execution, corporate investments and technology licensing. Morgan holds a bachelorâs degree in quantitative economics and a masterâs degree in international policy from Stanford University and a masterâs of business administration from the Harvard Business School.