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ABBYY Appoints Brian Unruh to Chief Financial Officer to Drive Revenue Growth and Value to Customers

October 31, 2023
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ABBYY, a leader in AI-powered intelligent automation, has appointed Brian Unruh as Chief Financial Officer (CFO) and a member of the executive management team. Unruh brings 20 years of experience serving in executive management positions at public and private equity-backed software and platform-as-a-service companies, as well as 10 years of corporate value creation advisory in both public accounting and private equity roles. His decisive and goal-oriented approach has consistently resulted in double-digit recurring revenue growth, go-to-market readiness, and strong returns on investment. His track record includes transforming functional organizations, business processes, and systems for scale.

"Brian’s extensive experience and leadership is a great addition to the ABBYY executive management team.
He is joining us at an exciting time when AI is helping redefine our products and markets. Global enterprises are enthusiastic about incorporating AI technologies to realize higher efficiency and productivity. The opportunity for ABBYY’s growth and expansion is tremendous and Brian will be a valued addition to our team as we continue to lead customers with our industry-leading AI-powered intelligent document processing and process intelligence solutions."

Ulf Persson, Chief Executive Officer at ABBYY

"I’m excited to join ABBYY because its AI-powered intelligent automation software is the most productive tool for businesses to solve operating challenges and deliver seamless customer value at scale.
ABBYY’s solutions allow businesses to expand operational excellence and increase available working capital to fuel growth. I am eager to build on ABBYY’s successes and look forward to working closely with Ulf and the talented leadership team on advancing ABBYY’s innovation in industry-leading IDP and process intelligence solutions."

Brian Unruh, Chief Financial Officer at ABBYY

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ABBYY puts your information to work. We combine innovation and experience to transform data from business-critical documents into intelligent actionable outcomes in over 200 languages in real time. We enable more than 10,000 companies globally, including many of the Fortune 500, to drive significant impact where it matters most: customer experience, operational excellence, and competitive advantage. ABBYY is a global company with headquarters in Milpitas, CA and offices in 14 countries, and is the Official Intelligent Automation Partner of Arsenal Women Football Club. For more information, visit and follow us on LinkedIn, Twitter and Facebook.

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