Simon Heyrick joins Elevate as CFO
LOS ANGELES – December 17, 2019 – Global law company Elevate announced today that Simon Heyrick has joined as Chief Financial Officer, reporting to Liam Brown, Elevate’s Chairman and CEO. Prior to joining Elevate, Heyrick had been CEO and CFO of a number of international services and software businesses and brings extensive experience working with private growth and public companies in managing treasury, risk, operational accounting, and financial planning and analysis.
“Simon’s experience building finance departments, raising capital, implementing controls and scaling organizations will be invaluable to us as we continue to grow,” said Brown. “He will be a great financial and strategic partner for our management team for what we plan to achieve together over the next few years.”
“In a relatively short time, Elevate has become a leading law company and in the coming years is well-positioned to capitalize on the opportunities in the modernizing legal sector. I believe that my past experience helping companies scale, combined with my passion for improving efficiency by leveraging data to implement controls and processes, make this a great mutual fit,” said Heyrick. “I am thrilled to join this team of like-minded people who are passionate about their mission and have a proven track record.”
Heyrick assumes the Elevate CFO role from Rick Learman.
About Simon Heyrick
Simon was most recently CEO of Soothe, an innovative company in the personal care space, where he had oversight of all administrative functions for their global operations including the US, the UK, Canada, and Australia. At Soothe, he built the finance department from the ground up. raising capital, implementing controls and scaling the organization. Prior to that, he was CFO of MarketShare (acquired by Neustar Inc.) and was CAO for Green Dot.
Elevate is a law company, providing consulting, technology, and services to law departments and law firms. The company’s legal, business, and technology professionals extend and enable the resources and capabilities of customers worldwide. Learn more at elevateservices.com.
“Simon’s experience building finance departments, raising capital, implementing controls and scaling organizations will be invaluable to us as we continue to grow. He will be a great financial and strategic partner for our management team for what we plan to achieve together over the next few years.”