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W. Whitfield Athey
Chief Executive Officer
Whitfield Athey is CEO of Delta Data Software. Prior to being named CEO, Whitfield served as Chief Operating Officer from April of 2012 to January 2015. Before being named COO, Whitfield was head of Product Strategy and continues to influence that organization both directly and as a member of the executive team. His role at Delta Data is focused on growth of the product base, satisfaction of clients and scalability of the organization.
Prior to joining the Delta Data team he spent more than 8 years working with a large broker dealer in Tokyo and New York. His experience spanned operations, technology and the wealth management front office. Within wealth management he has experience on both the manufacturing side and the distribution side of the business. He also has experience within the logistics industry where he was a Director of Finance for a medium-sized logistics firm. He graduated from Auburn University with a BS in Management Information Systems and International Business.
He and his family enjoy the change of pace provided by Columbus, Georgia from the large metropolitan centers. He is an active hunter, golfer and spends most of his downtime with his wife and four sons. He and his wife are involved in several philanthropic efforts in both Columbus and his hometown of Jacksonville, Florida.
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