February 2022 – GLOBO has announced the hiring of Matthew Ficca as Vice President of Finance. Ficca brings extensive experience from the healthcare space, a key industry of focus for GLOBO as health systems strive for increased language access and improved health equity.
Ficca joins GLOBO after spending over eight years at Cigna, his most recent role having been Vice President of Underwriting & Risk Management. Ficca describes himself as a “passionate people leader;” a graduate of Penn State University, he obtained his Bachelor of Science in Accounting and received his Master of Business Administration from Drexel University with a concentration in Entrepreneurship and Innovation Management.
Ficca’s key focus for the first half of 2022 will be enhancing GLOBO’s financial values and driving efficiencies.
“I’m excited to work alongside extremely knowledgable folks in the language access space and to partner with our recently announced investors, VSS Capital Partners, as we continue to fuel growth for the organization.” – Matthew Ficca, VP of Finance
GLOBO’s mission is part of what drew Ficca to the role. “I am extremely passionate about driving to a place of affordable healthcare and true health equity in our country,” he said. “GLOBO is truly moving the needle when it comes to language access and localization, which are paramount to these initiatives.”
“Matthew is an incredible addition to the GLOBO team,” says Dipak Patel, President and Chief Operating Officer. “His extensive experience in growth-driven roles and passion for positive change is sure to drive success at GLOBO.”
Ficca is an avid Philadelphia sports fan, frequent golfer, and, most importantly, a husband and father.
GLOBO is a technology-enabled language solutions provider that helps organizations to communicate across 250+ languages, providing robust data and insights through a revolutionary cloud-based platform, GLOBO HQ. GLOBO has been featured on the Inc. 500|5000 for seven consecutive years and ranked in the Top 20 of the 2021 Nimdzi Interpreting Index: Ranking of the Top Interpreting Service Providers.