Lawrence Ross new Chief Product Officer IGS

IGS has welcomed Lawrence Ross who joins the group as Chief Product Officer. The appointment, which was efficient from 1 July, has been made to assist IGS ship its vertical farming and smart-space options to clients internationally.

Originally from Northern Ireland, Lawrence is a graduate of Heriot-Watt University in Edinburgh and has lived and labored in Scotland for a few years. He brings a wealth of expertise within the know-how sector, together with a extremely profitable profession at Sun Microsystems Inc., practically 10 years as COO and CEO of Internet of Things software program and instruments developer, PrismTech, and most not too long ago as GM of ADLINK Technology’s IoT Software and Technology Business Unit.

An Electrical and Electronic Engineer by commerce, Lawrence’s function as CPO will see him take overarching accountability for the supply of IGS merchandise to a worldwide market. With a “whole product” method together with guaranteeing {hardware}, software program and providers are designed to ship optimum outcomes and exceed buyer expectations. The remit will embrace the course of all product-related actions, from concepts inception to know-how analysis and invention; product design and improvement; manufacturing and provide chain safety; by means of to person or channel help and upkeep.

Reflecting on his determination to hitch IGS, Lawrence Ross commented: “I used to be drawn to IGS as a chance to essentially make an affect on a worldwide scale. The know-how that’s being developed by the corporate is so thrilling and presents real alternatives for us to rethink the way in which during which we method loads of the issues we take without any consideration: meals manufacturing; inside constructing methods and controls; even lighting.

“Even in the short time I’ve been with IGS so far, I have been so impressed by the ethos, the thinking and the people who make up the company. I’m excited by what the future holds for IGS and am delighted to have the chance to be part of it.”

IGS CEO David Farquhar commented: “Having Lawrence be part of our group is a really thrilling step ahead for IGS. We’re at an important juncture in our improvement and now could be our likelihood to make sure we’re frequently working to refine and develop our merchandise to make sure we’re delivering the wonderful high quality, steady innovation and easy however environment friendly design and our clients have come to anticipate from IGS.

“Lawrence has an incredible track record and his experience is perfectly aligned to where we are planning to take IGS in the coming months and years. He has already hit the ground running, coming in not only during the COVID-19 lockdown but also during one of the busiest times we’ve experienced as a business. We’re pleased to have him with us and look forward to working with him as he helps IGS continue to grow and develop.”

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