WALTHAM, Mass. – July 12, 2016 — Lionbridge Technologies (Nasdaq: LIOX), today announced the appointment of Susan Kantor to the Lionbridge Board of Directors.
Throughout her 40-year career Ms. Kantor has served as a financial and operational leader, leading international finance, tax, treasury, risk, compliance and technology enablement for global services organizations. Most recently Ms. Kantor was a National Advisory Partner at PwC where she was responsible for new business development for PwC advisory services. Prior to PwC, she was the Chief Financial and Administrative Officer and Treasurer and served on the board at PRTM Management Consultants, a global operations strategy management consulting firm.
In addition to her global finance and operations leadership experience, Ms. Kantor has served as a corporate officer and director on corporate boards and board committees for over 14 years.
“Susan is unique as she combines proven financial expertise as a former CFO and proven operational expertise as a leader within the world’s largest audit firms. We will rely on her skills and knowledge of global finance, strategic planning and international operations to complement and augment the existing expertise of the Board and the management team,” said Rory Cowan, Chairman and CEO of Lionbridge.
Susan Kantor commented, “I have long admired Lionbridge and its leadership position in the growing market for global content and communications. This is an exciting time to join the Board of Lionbridge as the Company evolves and broadens across new verticals, new markets and new channels. I look forward to working with the management team and Board to deliver increasing value to our shareholders.”
Earlier in her career Ms. Kantor worked at EY and PwC where she managed financial audits and advised CFOs and Audit Committees on accounting principles and risk mitigation.
Ms. Kantor will assume responsibilities as a Lionbridge Director on July 18, 2016.
Lionbridge enables more than 800 world-leading brands to increase international market share, speed adoption of products and effectively engage their customers in local markets worldwide. Using our innovative cloud technology platforms and our global crowd of more than 100,000 professional cloud workers, we provide translation, online marketing, global content management and application testing solutions that ensure global brand consistency, local relevancy and technical usability across all touch points of the customer lifecycle. Based in Waltham, Mass., Lionbridge maintains solution centers in 27 countries. To learn more, visit http://www.lionbridge.com.