Pedro Simoes was initially appointed as the Company’s Senior Vice President – Global Sales on 2 October 2017. Pedro took over as interim Chief Executive Officer in November 2017 and was confirmed as CEO on 8 January 2018, at which time he was appointed to the Board. He is an experienced global sales leader in the security industry, with over 13 years’ experience in the sector, and prior to joining the Group he spent nearly six years with Avigilon Corporation (TSX: AVO) where he was ultimately responsible for leading its Global salesforce and driving revenue worldwide.
Chris Lea was appointed a Director on 19 May 2016, as Company Secretary on 31 May 2016 and took up his full time role as Chief Financial Officer on 4 July 2016. Chris was previously Finance Director and Company Secretary of then AIM-listed Superglass Holdings PLC (AIM:SPGH), the UK’s only independent manufacturer of glass and mineral wool insulation, prior to the sale of the company to Inflection Management Corporation in July 2016. Previous to this Chris was Chief Financial Officer for Aviagen Europe, the world’s largest poultry breeding company. Chris spent 15 years with KPMG, holding various roles within their audit and corporate finance businesses. He holds a BSc (Hons) from Nottingham University and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.
David Blair joined IndigoVision in 2014 as Head of HR. David has previously held a range of HR roles at Oracle Corporation and Sun Microsystems. He has enjoyed 2 international assignments while working for Oracle, spending 2 years in the Netherlands and South Africa. David has a Postgraduate Diploma in HRM from Napier University and a BSc in Psychology from Edinburgh University.
Eileen McLaren, one of the best known faces in the Scottish IT scene having been instrumental in scaling the countries two unicorns, Skyscanner and FanDuel, joined IndigoVision in September 2019 as VP Product Management. Previously VP of Engineering at FanDuel and Development Manager at Skyscanner, Eileen joined Cognitive Geology as their VP of Software Engineering before being promoted to COO and joining the board, in 2018.
A keen advocate for increasing the number of females working in IT and tackling the technology sectors diversity problems, Eileen has been a judge for Scotland Women in technology awards, ScotlandIS Young Software Engineer of the Year awards and is an active member of the Digital Skills Partnership Industry Advisory group.
Alan has over 15 years’ experience in senior marketing roles and has worked extensively in the tech sector, including with some of the industry’s most exciting success stories such as Blackcircles.com and iZettle. He has a track record of developing successful integrated marketing strategies both during his time in consultancy and then with businesses across a range of sectors including SaaS, IT services, retail and hospitality.
He is passionate about digital marketing and implementing solutions that deliver lead generation and help organisations to tell their stories in new and interesting ways. A strong advocate of Scotland’s history and heritage, he has previously supported the National Trust for Scotland in their digital transformation.
Martin McGreskin was appointed as Head of Operations and Customer Care on 23 September 2019. Martin was previously VR World Operations Director for NCTech Ltd and previous to this Martin has over 20 years’ experience in a number of Operational, Customer Service and Continuous improvement roles in Amazon, PepsiCo and Mars Inc.
Martin has a breadth of experience ranging from start-ups through to multi-national organisations where he has been involved in transformational change in roles covering Logistics, Operations and Customer support.
Heather joined IndigoVision in a project role in March 2018 and took up the Financial Controller role in November 2018. Heather has previously worked in a range of sectors including oil services, housing, charity and social care.
Heather holds a BA (Hons) from Robert Gordon University and is a member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants.
With over 20 years’ experience in security technology and solution sales Dean Brazenall brings proven skills in building sales teams, market demand and sales revenues. Prior to joining IndigoVision Dean spent 4 years with Avigilon, creating the platform for the high growth phase in EMEA. Other senior roles held by Dean were at Samsung, Bosch and GE Security.
Lim Then Poh
Lim Then Poh was appointed to lead the APAC region in 2015. Then Poh joined IndigoVision in 2005 as sales account manager. He brings strong technical and industry knowledge, together with proven project management skills essential for the enterprise large scale end users for which IndigoVision is renowned. Then Poh is also fluent in the four main languages of the region. He is energetic, creative and experienced at taking enterprise level Hardware and Software solutions into multiple market verticals, including finance, retail, government, transport, education, health and casino.