April 4, 2023, Cambridge, England – UBISENSE, the leading Location Intelligence platform provider, has appointed Chris Shannon as Chief Executive Officer (CEO).
Most recently, Chris served as the CEO of the Fotech Group, a bp launchpad company, offering pioneering fibre optic monitoring technology, providing sensory data for high-value asset protection. He has previously held CEO positions with Quantasol, Ezurio and Indigo Photonics, and has a degree in Applied Physics (BSc, Brunel University) and a Master’s in Business & Administration degree (MBA, Henley Management College).
Chris Shannon, CEO of UBISENSE commented, “I’m thrilled to be joining UBISENSE at such an exciting time, working with our global team and partners to take company growth to new heights. Building on our product leadership in the real-time location market, there are almost limitless opportunities to help enterprise clients leverage the power of the SmartSpace software platform to build high-value location-aware solutions ”.
UBISENSE tracks the real-time location, movement and interaction of people, devices and products through its SmartSpace® software platform and Dimension4 ultra-wideband sensors.
Owen Pagan, UBISENSE Chairman commented “We’re delighted to bring Chris on board. He brings more than 30 years of experience growing technology companies through international commercial, technical, and product management, and a focus on customer advocacy”.
Concurrent with Chris’s appointment, Ms. Clare Calhoun, prior CEO of UBISENSE will move to the Board of Directors and become an investment partner with UBISENSE owners, Investcorp Technology Partners.
Ubisense gives people and software systems intelligence about what’s actually happening in the real world by capturing the location, movement and interaction of things. We do this with industry-leading sensors and open software platform that business users can easily configure for planning, monitoring and controlling physical process flows. Headquartered in Cambridge UK, Ubisense operates globally with more than 1000 customers, transforming their physical space into SmartSpace®. For more information visit: https://ubisense.com/