UK – Wednesday 9 September 2015
LivingLens is delighted to announce three new hires bolstering the company’s global efforts in sales, business development and technology. Following the recent £1 million fundraise LivingLens welcomes aboard the newest members of the team to drive global growth and delivery of cutting edge technology.
Andrew Mitchell, Global Commercial Director
Mitchell brings over 20 years of Insight and Technology experience to LivingLens. Prior to LivingLens Mitchell was the International Commercial Director for IRI’s Technology Division, where he successfully grew the IRI Technology Solutions divisions to a muilti million dollar business, focusing on the use of technology to drive business improvement across CPG and Retail. During his career he has worked with many of the world leaders in CPG’s and Retail to provide Insights, Analytics and Business Intelligence solutions. These have unlocked growth opportunities across of wide range of functions, from Consumer Market Insights, Marketing, Sales and Supply Chain.
Mitchell will be responsible for driving LivingLens growth globally and developing key relationships with major brands and agencies. He brings extensive experience in understanding client needs, industry challenges and how technology can be used to discover insights that overcome these challenges and provide real business value. At LivingLens he will continue to develop the commercial organization on all fronts from excellence in client serving, business development and growing the LivingLens brand into the world leader for Business Intelligence and Analytics in the use of the untapped asset of consumers and customer video. This focus will enable LivingLens clients to connect and gain insights on their customers in ways they never thought possible.
Adam Cooper, Head of Technology
Cooper’s previous roles include technical director at his own consultancy and building software across a range of industries including finance, manufacturing and public sector as well as being involved at all stages in a number of software start ups. He brings to LivingLens 20 years experience of building and architecting high performance and scalable software.
His focus at LivingLens will be on leading the technology team and ensuring the dependable delivery of LivingLens cutting-edge technology.
Matt Marontate, Business Development Director
Matt Marontate joins LivingLens as Business Development Director. Prior to LivingLens Marontate was at Vision Critical, a global market research and technology company. Originally based in Vision Critical’s Toronto office, he moved to the UK in January 2013 to help with the global expansion of the company.
At LivingLens, Marontate will help to drive global growth through new client relationships across sectors – both with brands and agencies. Having spent 5 years in a fast growing SaaS company, Marontate will continue to help clients make better business decisions with the help of cutting edge technology.