September 14, 2022 2 min read


Continent 8 Selects Kristian Valenta as Chief Financial Officer

Continent 8 Technologies, a company that offers world-class managed hosting, connectivity, cloud and security services, announced a new senior leadership appointment.

Kristian Valenta Joins Continent 8 as CFO

The company revealed Wednesday it hired the services of Kristian Valenta to serve as its new chief financial officer (CFO). In his new role, Valenta will be reporting directly to the company’s CEO and will be based in Montreal. As a part of Continent 8, he will spearhead the company’s finances. Additionally, he will be collaborating with the senior management team and boost the company’s comprehensive strategy.

It is an honor to join Continent 8, a company that has established itself as a highly respected leader in its field.

Kristian Valenta, CFO at Continent 8 Technologies

Sharing his excitement, Valenta said that it is an honor to join a company that is already a proven leader within the industry. According to him, the new role provides him with the unique opportunity to collaborate with a committed executive team of seasoned professionals. Last but not least Valenta said that he is looking forward to spearheading the Continent’s operations on its way to global growth.

Valenta Will Help the Company Continue to Grow

Michael Tobin, Continent 8 Technologies’ CEO and founder welcomed Valenta to the company’s senior leadership team. He outlined that building a strong senior leadership team and expanding the number of employees has been a key priority for Continent 8. Tobin acknowledged that Valenta’s appointment comes just in time as new growth opportunities emerge. In conclusion, he outlined that Valenta has significant experience which will make him an important senior leadership member of the company.

Kristian brings a wealth of experience and passion to Continent 8, making him an invaluable member of our leadership group.

Michael Tobin, CEO and founder at Continent 8 Technologies

Before joining Continent 8, Valenta held the role of vice president of technology, media and telecommunications at the leading North American private equity company Novacap. During his tenure at Novacap, Valenta spearheaded the firm’s corporate finances and contributed to multiple mergers and acquisitions. While a part of Novacap he was also a Board member.


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