Jersey City-based IPC names new CEO

Jersey City-based IPC, a global provider of secure, compliant communications and networking solutions for the finance industry, announced it has appointed Robert A. Santella as its new CEO, effective April 16.

Santella will succeed Neil Barua, who will leave the company to pursue other opportunities.

“IPC is a leading provider of connectivity, communication and compliance solutions,” Santella said. “I am excited about IPC’s prospects for strong growth, expansion of services and its strong track record in providing its customers with innovative solutions. I look forward to working with IPC colleagues in taking our solutions to the next level, built on a strong foundation under Neil’s leadership.”

Prior to IPC, Santella was president of the global trading group for Fidelity National Information Systems.

“We look forward to supporting Bob and the entire IPC team as the Company continues to execute on its transformation, and thank Neil for his many contributions to IPC’s success to date,” added Jared Hendricks, member of the board of directors at IPC. “His diverse background, collaborative and engaging approach, and proven track record in developing high-performing teams make him an ideal choice to lead IPC. We are confident that his broad array of leadership experiences will be a great asset to the business and the team.”