OneSpan announced its Board of Directors has appointed Garry Capers as a new independent director, effective April 6, 2021.
Mr. Capers has also been named as a member of the Board’s Corporate Governance and Nominating Committee and Finance and Strategy Committee.
Mr. Capers is Division President, Cloud Solutions at Deluxe Corporation where he has full financial and operational responsibility for the company’s software as a service, or SaaS, solutions primarily targeted at end markets in the financial services industry.
In his role, Mr. Capers has reorganized a portfolio of more than three dozen acquired companies into four product lines and positioned the business for growth by divesting underperforming assets and expanding growth products into new markets.
Prior to joining Deluxe Corporation, Mr. Capers held executive leadership roles with Automatic Data Processing, Inc. and Equifax Inc. and was a management consultant at Bain & Company.
While at Equifax Inc., Mr. Capers led the formation of a new business unit within the fraud and identity management space.
OneSpan has been active in Board refreshment in recent years. Mr. Capers joins four other independent directors who have been added to the Board since June 2019.
Combined, the new directors have deep skills and experience in the areas of SaaS software, recurring revenue business models, capital allocation, innovation, product management, financial services, and mergers and acquisitions.
“OneSpan’s Board of Directors continues to expand its expertise in cloud-centric, recurring revenue business models.
“The appointment of Mr. Capers and other recent additions demonstrate the Board’s commitment to proactive Board refreshment and furthering OneSpan’s strategic objectives,” said OneSpan Board Chair, John N. Fox, Jr.
“Garry Capers brings a wealth of strategic and operational experience in the markets we serve that complements the strengths of our existing board members,” stated OneSpan CEO, Scott Clements.
“We look forward to his contributions to the continued development of OneSpan’s growth driven value creation strategy.”
About Garry Capers
Mr. Capers has been Division President, Cloud Solutions at Deluxe Corporation since September 2019.
Prior to Deluxe Corporation, Mr. Capers was with Automatic Data Processing, Inc., most recently serving as Senior Vice President, NA Comprehensive Outsourcing Services.
Prior to Automatic Data Processing, Inc., Mr. Capers was with Equifax Inc., most recently serving as General Manager – Equifax Marketing Services.
Prior to Equifax, Mr. Capers was a management consultant with Bain & Company.
Mr. Capers holds a Bachelor of Arts in Business Administration from Morehouse College and a Master of Business Administration in Marketing from The Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania.