Ubisense Group plc (AIM:UBI), a global leader in enterprise location intelligence solutions, has appointed James Sanders as Senior Director of Product Management - Geospatial, to focus on the development of geomobility enterprise platform myWorld and its portfolio of applications.
myWorld is now used by more than 20,000 engineering and operations professionals on a daily basis working across utilities and communications. In his new role, James will be responsible for developing the myWorld product portfolio, ensuring that it continues to deliver customer satisfaction and ROI while realizing new opportunities for growth.
James brings to the role more than 20 years’ experience in leading complex product development and systems integration programs across multiple industries including oil and gas, utilities and telecoms. James was co-founder and VP of Product for Field Squared, a mobile field workforce/asset management SaaS solution provider. Prior to Field Squared, James worked at IHS Energy where he launched and led a portfolio of products in the global oil and gas market.
James Sanders said: “This is a great opportunity for me to join a really strong team, which includes past colleagues and industry leaders that I have long admired. My role now is to expand the myWorld platform to help solve even more of our customers’ most pressing challenges in planning, building and operating the world’s critical energy and communications networks. Exciting times!”
Peter Batty, CTO at Ubisense Geospatial, said: “Our strategy for the myWorld portfolio is one of continued product development to address a wider client base, with further functional enhancements in line with our commitment to delivering “any data, any device, anywhere”. The appointment of James will help us deliver these goals. With his sector experience plus passion for technology and building world-class products he will be a great asset to the team and we’re very pleased to have him on board”.