Stuart Gentle Publisher at Onrec

Zellis Introduces New Chief Products and Technology Officer

Microsoft executive Marko Perisic joins to drive solutions forward into the digital age

Zellis (formerly NGA HR UK&I), the payroll and HR expert, has announced Marko Perisic as its new Chief Products and Technology Officer.

Perisic is tasked with evolving Zellis’ products and technology to enable its customers to deliver on the modern employee experience in the digital age. This will include advancements in data, AI and robotics to revolutionise the way businesses experience payroll and HR software. 

“I am delighted to join Zellis as the next opportunity in my career. There are always two factors that influence my career moves: where can I have the biggest impact, and where I can I learn the most” commented Perisic. “Zellis has an unmatched history and reach, with its huge customer base. This is simply the perfect foundation to have a complete and lasting impact on the sector.”

“HR software has fallen behind other data-centric industries, but I know that we can make a transformational difference by providing the most advanced data centric products available,” concluded Perisic.

Perisic has had a distinguished career, working as a General Manager at Microsoft. During his time at Microsoft he developed a rich set of products for customers across Enterprise, Mid-market and SMB segments, in the area of business applications in Dynamics 365 and Office 365. He and his teams transformed what were on-premise, desktop-based applications into world class SaaS services for the age of digital transformation. These services are now hyper-scaling globally, serving a large global customer base and rapidly growing.

About Zellis

Formerly the UK and Ireland division of NGA Human Resources, Zellis is now a stand alone business providing Payroll, HR and Managed Services to UK and Ireland based companies with over 500 employees.

With over 50 years’ experience and almost 2,000 employees, Zellis is the largest business of its nature in the UK. We count a third of the FTSE 100 as customers, serve over 5 million of our customers’ employees and process in excess of 60 million payslips a year.

We are also the people behind ResourceLink, the award winning Payroll and HR software.

So, if you’re looking for market leading payroll and HR software and services, we’d love to have a conversation

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