Xero said the moves involving Jeffries and Jenkins reflected its growth. In the U.S., Gregory Volm, who had previously been senior director of North American sales for Zendesk, was named as VP of U.S. sales. Matt Jefferson was picked as sales director in the U.K.
Jeffries was VP of finance at eBay from December 2003 through June 2007 and served as CFO of Palm, which was purchased by HP, from December 2008 through August 2010, He was CFO at Taleo, which was acquired by Oracle, from October 2010 through November 2012 He was CFO at RetailMeNot from December 2012 until making the move to Xero.
Volm was VP of corporate sales for InsideView from September 2007 through August 2012 and senior director of sales at Zendesk from August 2012 until this month.