Dean Tilsley joins Deltek to drive financial growth and success
Deltek, the global provider of software and solutions for project-based businesses, recently announced that it has appointed Dean Tilsley as its Chief Financial Officer. In this position, Dean oversees the financial management of the company and will report directly to Mike Corkery, Deltek’s President and CEO.
As CFO, Dean will support continued growth across Deltek’s portfolio of solutions and play a pivotal role in driving financial strategy, optimizing operational efficiency, and supporting the company’s continued growth and success.
Dean most recently served as the CFO for Renaissance Learning, the leading global SaaS and learning analytics company providing cloud-based assessment, reading and math solutions for pre-K-12 schools and districts. Previously, he was the CFO for the Software and Media Solutions Group of Cox Automotive, where he consolidated leading online auto sales brands into a high-growth, high-margin business.
Prior to that, he served in leadership roles at NASDAQ, Reuters and at Associated Press Television. Dean earned his MBA from Imperial College in London and has a bachelor’s degree with Honors in Economics from the University of Otago in his native New Zealand.
Mike Corkery, President and CEO of Deltek, said: “I am thrilled to announce that Dean Tilsley has joined the Deltek Executive team to lead our global finance organisation. Dean is a very collaborative and results-focused leader.
“I am confident he will contribute to our culture and results by driving continuous improvements to help us meet our future strategic, financial and operational goals. His proven success delivering new business initiatives and leading the integration of large global acquisitions make him a great asset to our team.”
Dean Tilsley, Deltek’s SVP and CFO, commented: “I’m very excited to join Deltek to continue building on the incredible work they’ve done over the years. I’m looking forward to working with the incredibly talented Deltek team to drive our business operations and strategy forward and support growth, while continuing to deliver best-in-class service to our customers around the world.”