Navigation Technologies, a
provider of digital maps for vehicle navigation, Internet/wireless
applications and business solutions announced the appointment of David
Mullen as executive vice president and chief financial officer. Mullen will be
based in the company's Chicago headquarters and will report to President and
Chief Executive Officer, Judson Green.
"Navigation Technologies' will tap Dave's considerable experience in the
external marketplace to help the company position itself appropriately in the
years ahead," said Green. "Dave will serve as an important advisor to me and
our senior management team, bringing more than two decades of experience in
the technology, healthcare and financial services industries."
Mullen's extensive experience includes several chief financial officer
posts leading acquisitions, private financing initiatives and initial public
offerings. He joins Navigation Technologies most recently from Allscripts
Healthcare Solutions, Inc, where he was chief financial officer. At
Allscripts, Mullen helped lead private financing initiatives, orchestrated two
public offerings that raised over $200 million, and completed six acquisitions
for the $70 million publicly held provider of point-of-care decision support
software for physicians.
Prior to joining Allscripts, Mullen was CFO at Enterprise Systems, Inc., a
publicly held company that developed and marketed software applications for
healthcare providers. While at Enterprise, he led a team in the acquisition of
Enterprise's largest competitor.
Mullen also held numerous positions including president and COO at CCC
Information Services, Inc., a public company that provides computerized
information services to the claims departments of every major automobile
insurer in the United States and four Canadian provinces.
Mullen began his career at Arthur Young & Company (now Ernst & Young),
where he spent a number of years in the audit and systems consulting
Mullen holds a Bachelor's degree from Princeton University and an MBA from
the Wharton School at the University of Pennsylvania. He completed the
Professional Accounting Program at Northwestern University and is a Certified
About Navigation Technologies
Navigation Technologies creates the digital maps that power navigation and
location-based services around the world. The Chicago-based company was
founded in 1985 and is privately held. The company's 1,200 employees are in
over 100 offices in 18 countries. For more information, visit