17 May 18

QiO Strengthens Executive Team with Key New Appointment


Bob Francis joins QiO Technologies Executive leadership team as Chief Marketing Officer

17 May 2018, London, UK – To accelerate the global growth of QiO Technologies we are pleased to announce the appointment of Bob Francis as Chief Marketing Officer. During his extensive career, Bob has worked with leading software companies to develop and implement growth strategies, brand positioning, marketing automation and analyst relations programs.

Bob’s role will be to position the Gartner recognized QiO Foresight Platform® and QiO Foresight Suite® of applications in the rapidly growing Industry 4.0 market.

Prior to joining QiO, Bob held executive roles including Vice President of Marketing at Meridium for six years, and Director of Global Field Marketing at Aspen Technology for five and a half years. He is a winner of the Markie award for excellence in data-driven marketing and is active in the Customer Experience Professionals Association and the Association for Asset Management Professionals.

Bob has an MBA from LeTourneau University, a BS from California Polytechnic San Luis Obispo, and completed the Executive Education program on Business Analytics and Big Data at Harvard Business School.

“Bob is a rare individual in the industry, with deep market understanding of the IT and OT software landscape, trusted by the industry analysts and has a successful record of positioning early stage companies for scale,” said Baz Khuti, CEO and Co-founder of QiO.

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About QiO
QiO is a fast-growing Industry 4.0 advanced analytics and artificial intelligence software company that enables global industrials and manufacturers to quickly improve operational efficiency, productivity and safety. Based in the UK, QiO delivers technology that helps industrial engineers simulate, predict, collaborate and optimise business processes to drive better outcomes. For more information on QiO, please visit qio.io

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Martin Eves
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