Tribal, a provider of software and services to the international education market, has appointed Diane McIntyre as its chief financial officer. 

Headquartered in Bristol with offices around the UK and worldwide, listed Tribal said McIntyre will join the company with effect from June. 

The role has been performed on an interim basis by Paul Simpson over the last two years. 

McIntyre has over 25 years’ experience in finance roles, including her most recent role as director of finance at Sky UK Limited, and previous senior financial and executive positions at Vodafone Group plc and Cable and Wireless plc.   

She has a wealth of knowledge across commercial negotiation, strategy development and operational expansion. 

“I am delighted to welcome an executive of Diane’s calibre to the Tribal board and management team,” said CEO Mark Pickett.  

Through her time at Sky, Vodafone and Cable and Wireless she has gained in depth commercial experience of fast-paced global organisations and I am confident she will be a valuable addition to our team, as we seek to capitalise on our growing market opportunity.”