XINTEC appoints new head of software development

5th September 2018

XINTEC is pleased to announce the appointment of Yann Le Roux as Head of Software Development. In his new role, Yann will be responsible for leading the development of XINTEC’s leading portfolio of fraud detection technology for the fixed and mobile communications industry across the globe.

With over 12 years’ experience in software development, Yann joins XINTEC from JRI-America, the IT branch of Japan’s second largest bank, SMBC (Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation), where he held the role of technical architect. Prior to this Yann spent five years working for global financial services corporation FEXCO, where he joined as a junior Java developer before progressing to the role of senior software engineer.

Originally from Brittany in France, Yann studied at ENSSAT where he achieved a Masters in Computer Science and Software Development. Following the completion of his studies in 2007, Yann moved to Ireland to further his career.

Commenting on the appointment Sean Killeen, CEO of XINTEC, said, “Yann brings a wealth of experience and fresh, innovative thinking to the business at a crucial time when we are expanding our service offering to meet our customers’ needs. In any organisation, it’s essential to evolve and with Yann at the helm, and further appointments in the pipeline, it’s an exciting time of growth for the business.”

Based in Kerry, Dublin & Luxembourg, XINTEC provides Fraud Management and Revenue Assurance software solutions to Communications Service Providers around the world. These solutions help operators maximise their revenues by eliminating revenue leakage and fraud-related losses.

XINTEC’s minimally invasive ‘light-touch’ technology is designed for rapid deployment, scalability and cost leadership. XINTEC target the small and emerging, and mid-size operator segment globally, and has customers in EMEA, APAC and the Americas. XINTEC is a preferred supplier to the Vodafone Group.