Cloud Cover IT announce new senior appointment

Cloud Cover IT is delighted to announce an appointment to its senior management team. Alasdair Gauld joins the team as Head of Design bringing with him over 7 years of industry experience since graduating from Duncan of Jordanstone College of Art & Design.


Alasdair joins CCIT from Merson Group, a firm specialising in the development of valuable and visually striking Place Branding environments, where he progressed in roles from research assistant to Senior Designer.  In these roles, Alasdair played a leading role in designing signage products from concept to manufacture for some of the UK’s largest names within the retail, banking and transportation sector including recent projects with Heathrow Airport and Crossrail London.


The appointment comes after the firm successfully secured funding towards a £108,000 project from Scottish Enterprise to lead the way in smart factory innovation. The investment is assisting CCIT, in the recruitment of new talent, the conducting of further research and development to accelerate application development, design and marketing.


Lance Gauld, Managing Director at Cloud Cover IT said “Alasdair is joining us at an exciting time and will play a key role as we drive into our next growth phase. Alasdair will focus on the development of our smart solutions, expanding our existing Cloud Cover IIoT portfolio”.


At Cloud Cover IT, Alasdair will have responsibility for all aspects of development and implementation of products across the business. In addition, he will play a leading role in shaping and delivering the firms Industry 4.0 market project.


“I can see great opportunity to innovate and utilise IIoT as the Industry 4.0 market continues to grow which lead to the decision to joining, Cloud Cover IT. I am looking forward to the challenge of developingSmart solutions to allow businesses to increase their productivity” Said Alasdair Gauld, Head of Design at Cloud Cover IT.


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