16 July 2014. After six years as CEO, Kim Duffy has stepped into the position of Non-Executive Chairman, with Chief Operating Officer (COO) of five years, Nathan Godfrey taking the reigns as Softlink's new Managing Director (MD).
Kim said that the last six years has been about innovation, future planning and steady international growth.
‘Softlink is now in a great position to manage a new phase of accelerated growth and expansion,' he said.
In his role as COO, Nathan has been responsible for operations across Softlink's Australian, New Zealand, UK and US offices.
‘In the last five years Nathan has consolidated and boosted Softlink operations and played a key role in securing new business. His appointment as MD is an exciting step for Softlink,' Kim said.
Celebrating its thirtieth birthday this year, Softlink is the premier service provider in its chosen markets and has an enviable track record in delivering exceptional solutions.
‘Nathan is supported in his Managing Director's role by an experienced Board, with myself in the position of Chairman, and a very capable and talented executive management team,' Kim said.
Softlink is set to roll out a number of large education projects as well as releasing new functions, tools and capability for its suite of knowledge, content and library management solutions.
‘Softlink is entering into a new phase of growth and consolidating its brand internationally, that's an exciting place to be,' Kim said.
Softlink is a world-leading developer of knowledge, content, library management solutions, supporting more than 10,000 education, government and public organisations and libraries across 108 countries. Softlink's leading education solution, Oliver v5, is an integration and functionally rich, fully customisable platform for digital and physical learning asset management, discovery and delivery. Softlink is based in Australia, the United Kingdom, America and New Zealand. Softlink has supported the Australian education industry for 30 years.