NetThings is an “internet of things” company that has developed the world’s first web-enabled monitoring and control system designed exclusively for small commercial and residential properties
As well as having an expanding team of its own subject matter experts, NetThings is supported by a board of directors, each with unique and highly relevant skills from the electronics, infomatics and business worlds to support their continued success and growth
20+ years experience in the TMT and consumer electronics industries in a variety of senior commercial and general management roles for major global companies such as Nortel Networks, Digital Equipment and Alcatel. 10+ years in permanent and interim executive leadership roles within a variety of early stage, private equity backed companies such as NetThings, Powermat, Splashpower and Spiritel.
Gavin retired as joint senior partner of fund managers Baillie Gifford in 2001, after 37 years. He was Chairman of Scottish Widows and a Director of Lloyds TSB Group until October 2007. He was Chairman of Court at Heriot-Watt University from 2002-2008 and was awarded an honorary degree in 2009. Gavin was Chairman of Archangels from 2008 to 2014.
Highly creative, award winning, CEO and founder of DeepStream Technologies – World Economic Forum Technology Pioneer 2007 and Ernst & Young (UK) Entrepreneur of the year 2007.
Selling and Executing Business to Business Services at a pan european level. Specialties: Qualified CA with 10 years experience managing manufacturing and supply chain activities in an outsourcing envirnoment. Recent experience of MBI/MBO leadership with private equity backing.
A passion for technology with an insight to identify and nurture winners aligned with market opportunity and ability to deliver to commercial success and the founder and CTO/CEO of multiple successful technology companies spanning optoelectronics, MEMS, electronics and acoustics.
A charismatic professional who cares about clients and colleagues. Extensive experience of business across several geographies and cultures, globally recognised for outstanding achievement.
Terry has been in the property industry virtually all his working life and been MD of national house builders in England and Scotland as well as overseeing the residential energy monitoring business for several years for NetThings and Ewgeco, where NetThings has become the energy display device of choice in the industry for the Code for Sustainable Homes.
An enthusiastic, flexible and creative sales and marketing professional, with sixteen years’ successful experience leading international business development and marketing communications including; public relations, international event management and advertising, as well as business development on both client and agency side.
Sales professional with more than 23 years experience in the Building & Industrial Automation industry. Expertise includes both account management and new business development representing HVAC, Digital Video Recording, CCTV, Access Control and IT infrastructure products and services.
Stuart has over 25 years’ experience in operations management in international business gained working in the consumer electronics and IT sectors.
Bill has spent over 25 years in the electronics industry in pre and post sales customer support, production management and health & safety as well as training as a radar engineer in the Royal Air Force prior to that. Bill has particular additional expertise in ISO system requirements, ensuring that the appropriate standards are maintained in all areas of our operations.
Kevin is an accomplished test engineer, with a background in both analogue and digital electronics ranging from mobile phones to Intel/Freescale processors. Most recent roles have led him into the world of JTAG and Processor Test debug as a product manager for embedded solutions to the server market. Currently studying MBA.
Nicola is the Materials Planner within the team and is responsible for picking, packing and shipping our orders. She has worked in the research industry for over 15 years at Charles River Laboratories and Agilent Technologies. Prior to that Nicola served in the Royal Navy for 10 years as an aircraft engineer.
Experienced in both technical and managerial project services for both commercial and government clients. I am an enthusiastic, adaptable and self-motivated professional with excellent customer facing and communication skills. An organised planner with high personal standards and attention to detail.
Successful high-growth technology business executive with experience at all stages of company development. Held C-level technology and product roles through to, and beyond, successful exit. Combines deep technical understanding with the product/technical vision to drive growth ambitions. Has experience working with global direct, OEM and web software businesses, with experience of acquisition process from both buyer-and seller-side.
Accomplished software development manager with experience gained over a wide range of technologies and domains including :- Energy monitoring and management, e-commmerce, Financial and IT systems and enterprise solutions, live networked video and security systems, Military and commercial avionics systems.
Senior Software Engineer with proven track record of developing products on time and under budget. Demonstrates a proven track record of rapidly learning and mastering new processes and technologies.
Results-oriented Senior Software Engineer with proven track record of effectively using Agile programming methodologies to develop products on time and under budget. Demonstrates a proven track record of rapidly learning and mastering new processes and technologies.
A versatile and adaptable professional offering a wide range of technical skills, based on 14 years of successful IT programming and administration. Experience of working with several teams and projects in the full development lifecycle.
James is a front-end web developer with over 16 years commercial web development experience. He has worked for both, large private/public sector organisations and leading digital agencies on a permanent and freelance basis.
Alex is a senior hardware engineer, specialising in Analogue (including RF) and Digital Signal Processing (DSP) especially jitter demodulation and instrument grade clock recovery, Subsea communications, Wireless power transfer, High speed fibre-optic communication, Solid state laser drivers, Power over Ethernet, Managing grant-funded research programmes.
A dedicated and thorough Test Manager with extensive experience in the design and testing of verification and commercial products in various automation test environments. Enthusiastic with excellent interpersonal and communication skills utilised in a number of roles including test architect, quality assurance and project management.
Responsible for the tracking and coordination of day-to-day product development activities in alignment with the wider business goals as well as periodically reporting projects’ progress to management.
Software Engineer and web developer.
Experienced finance professional and chartered accountant with over 20 years experience in investment, corporate finance and commercial management. Extensive experience in SME and early stage company formation, investment and growth with a hands on and down to earth approach.
A qualified management accountant with over 15 years post qualified experience, from project accountant and financial modeller for multi million pound construct projects to financial controller of SME business dealing with all facets of the finance function including cash flow management, management accounts, budgeting, financial planning, VAT, tax and PAYE compliance and payroll.
Abby effectively manages the day-to-day running of our head office in Edinburgh, covering everything from travel, to stationary as well as PA activities for the management and sales team.
Anymary has a first class Law Degree from Peru as well as an MBA degree from the University of Edinburgh and brings a high degree of business acumen and project management skills to NetThings.
Utilise our experienced team of commissioning engineers to efficiently get your systems up and working, as well as delivering on-site Energy Champion training
NetThings can provide train-the-trainer coaching to help get your qualified electricians quickly up to speed. NetThings was designed for ease of installation
NetThings has relationships with leading energy brokers, who might be able to help you secure lower utility rates. Please ring the office for more information
Data analytics, profiles and alerts were just for the big national chains, now NetThings can bring this power to SMEs at an affordable entry point
Through intelligent monitoring, we’ll lower the cost of your business energy by selecting the most transparent and price-competitive rates on the market
Slash Your Company’s Utilities Costs and Carbon Footprint with our Automatic Monitoring and Targeting (aM&T) Systems
Whether you are a small, medium or large business, as your energy partner we will support and manage your energy reduction needs, adding significantly to your bottom line
NetThings has a dedicated area that can comfortably accept classes sizes up to twenty people. Please get in touch to discuss your needs and we can plan the format and delivery of your individual programme
NetThings has wide knowledge of energy and building management. Why not learn from our experience by purchasing some specific training, where we can teach your staff how to best commission our equipment