Prior to Sage, Scheipe was the CFO at Ally Financial Inc. where he managed a large finance function in addition to other corporate shared services. Before Ally, Scheipe was the CEO and president of FrontStream Payments Inc. Scheipe also spent several years at Bank of America in various sales and operations leadership roles including card services, small business and bank/partner sales.
Scheipe will work out of Sage North America’s Lawrenceville, Ga. office and will report to the company’s CEO Pascal Houillon.
"Customer needs are the driving force behind our business," Houillon said in a statement. "Marc is a great fit for Sage and our executive team based on his strong background, perspective and experience in working with small to medium-sized businesses worldwide with companies like Bank of America, FrontStream Payments and Ally Financial. We are delighted to welcome him to Sage."
Scheipe started his career in the United States Navy as an FA-18 strike/fighter pilot. While in the Navy, he attained the rank of lieutenant commander and held various roles in operations, training and maintenance. He is a distinguished graduate of the U.S. Naval Academy and earned his MBA from Harvard Business School. In addition, Scheipe is a certified Six Sigma Black Belt and a TOPGUN graduate.