Tucker will be based in the London and will oversee sales, marketing, presales and sales operations activity.
Prior to Calypso, Tucker worked at RELX Group, where he was the global head of sales for ICIS.
Tucker has also held senior positions at S&P Capital IQ, Thomson Reuters and FFastFill, now Future Dynamics, a provider of software as a service to financial markets.
Tom Gavin, executive chair of Calypso Technology, said: “Steve Tucker brings a strong track record of driving sales growth in technology companies serving the financial markets.”
He added: Tucker’s straight-forward, genuine style, strong people leadership capabilities and vast global experience make him a great fit for Calypso.”
Steve Tucker commented: “I’m excited to lead the sales organisation and build on the success of 2017, where Calypso experienced a strong growth for cloud and microservices.”
“Regulatory transparency and cost savings are likely to continue driving the demand for technology investments. I’m looking forward to making an impact on Calypso’s ambitious growth plans.”