His career in financial services spans over 25 years, as he has also held positions with Distribution Technology, Octopus Investments, Just Retirement, Winterthur Life and Barclays.
At the Australia-based technology provider he will lead the account management team and develop relationships with IRESS’ existing clients.
Mark Loosmore, IRESS executive general manager (wealth), said: “Paul has a wealth of experience to bring to this new post and we are delighted to welcome him to the team.
“This new role will underpin our ability to best support and advise our customers, further honing our client servicing, and I am looking forward to working with him to continue to improve our offering to both existing and new clients.”
Chedzey added: “I am very excited to be joining IRESS, which has secured its role as a leading player in the fin-tech market.
“As we enter a new year, our clients continue to face challenges in their businesses, against a backdrop of ongoing regulatory change, and I am happy to be working with a professional and enthusiastic team to help provide the best possible support.”