Rich Lisauskas, CPA
President & CEO
Rich joined Axxis in December of 2001. He was appointed to the company’s board of directors as President and Chief Executive Officer in October of 2003. Rich brings more than 25 years of industry and high-tech experience, including a unique blend of enterprise software, business management, sales and operations expertise. Before joining the company, Rich was Vice President of Business Development for the Cedar Group, a UK-based publicly traded enterprise software and solutions provider. While at Cedar, Rich was responsible for many executive relationships including global partners Oracle, Business Objects and Siemens. Under Rich’s leadership, Cedar’s North American division was able to significantly increase its sales and service revenues.
Prior experience included eight years as an accountant and consultant with KPMG Peat Marwick and Price Waterhouse (PWC). While at PWC, Rich pioneered their first Business Process Outsourcing Unit within their compliance practice and served many high-tech companies as an advisor and consultant on diverse issues such as technology integration, financial reporting and international tax structuring.
Rich is a CPA and a member of the AICPA. He is also a member of the AICPA Technology Committee. He holds a BS degree in Accounting from Bentley College.