Execs Exit Iress in Canada, South Africa

Resignation letter

Jim Davies, president and chief executive of Iress Market Technology Canada, will step down at the end of this year, while Michael Harrison, head of sales in Canada, will become managing director of the vendor's Canadian business.

Davies joined Iress at the start of 2006 after two years in senior roles at Reuters, prior to which he served as president and chief operating officer at Karsten Chase Applied Research, and held senior roles at Standard & Poor's and Dow Jones Telerate, including presid