Merge Healthcare names new CFO
Merge Technologies announced that Steven R. Norton has joined the company as chief financial officer (CFO), reporting directly to Kenneth D. Rardin, president and CEO of Merge Healthcare. The change already is in effect. Norton will lead all financial areas of the company, as well as human resources, legal and investor relations.
"We are thrilled to have an executive with Steve's experience and skill set joining Merge Healthcare's senior team," said Rardin. He adds that “as Merge Healthcare expands its sales and global delivery model throughout Europe and Asia, we expect to leverage Steve's prior international experiences."
Previously, Norton was senior vice president and chief financial officer at Manhattan Associates, a $300 million leader in supply chain management software and systems, with offices in the United States, Europe, Asia (including a development center with over 500 employees in Bangalore, India), and Australia. While at Manhattan, he was responsible for all financial areas, information technology, and investor relations. Prior to that, Norton spent over five years as an executive vice president and chief financial officer with Concurrent Computer Corporation, where his responsibilities included finance, human resources, information technology, investor relations, and manufacturing operations. Additionally, Norton has held senior management positions at LHS Group, Ernst & Young, and KPMG.