CloudFactory Opens Global Headquarters in U.K., Appoints New CTO to Lead Tech Innovation

Cloud workforce leader to demonstrate disruptive approach for scaling
AI talent and tools at 2018 AI Summit in London

READING, England–(BUSINESS WIRE)–CloudFactory, a global leader in cloud workforce solutions, today
announced the opening of its new global headquarters in Reading, United
Kingdom. Locating its global headquarters in the U.K. will strategically
enable CloudFactory to better serve customers around the world while
drawing on the region’s growing pool of technology expertise and talent.

“There is rapid growth in the number of companies developing and
delivering disruptive technologies in areas like artificial intelligence
(AI) in the U.K. and globally,” said Mark Sears, founder and CEO,
CloudFactory. “That disruption requires innovators to scale talent,
tools and training data so they can get innovative solutions to market
fast. Locating our headquarters in the U.K. will provide a strategic
global anchor to support our clients internationally as they work to
deliver technology breakthroughs.”

In addition to opening its global headquarters, CloudFactory today
announced the appointment of Mark Heath to the role of Chief Technology
Officer. Heath brings 30 years of experience leading development and
product innovation across organizations ranging from startups and
early-stage companies to large public, multinational corporations. He
previously served as VP of engineering at Alfresco Software Ltd.,
leading the $100-million venture-backed company to deliver on its
profitable growth objectives. He has also served as VP of Products for
Citrix XenServer.

“Technology disruption is at the heart of CloudFactory’s business, both
in the workforce solutions they provide and the innovations their
clients deliver,” said Heath. “With AI evolving at a rapid pace and the
amount of complex data processing needed to drive it forward, this is
the perfect time to join a company enabling these game-changing
advancements. I couldn’t be more excited to join this growing team and
look forward to helping capitalize on the possibilities for disruption
ahead.”

CloudFactory will be exhibiting at the AI
Summit
on June 13-14 in London, part of the broader 2018 London Tech
Week festival. Company leaders, including Mark Sears and Mark Heath,
will be at the event to showcase CloudFactory’s technology and cloud
workforce solutions, designed to help companies of all sizes get
disruptive technology solutions to market fast. Mark Sears will speak at
the Showcase Demo on Thursday at 10:30 a.m. in Stream S at the ExCel
Centre. Attendees are invited to stop by CloudFactory’s stand #232 to
learn more.

As part of its participation in the AI Summit, CloudFactory is
sponsoring the “Best AI Startup” category in the AIconics
Awards
. The ceremony, to be held at Kensington Palace on June 12,
will celebrate the best in AI and innovation that is taking shape around
the globe.

Learn more about CloudFactory by visiting www.CloudFactory.com.

About CloudFactory

CloudFactory provides cloud workforce solutions to help companies of all
sizes scale critical data processes and get disruptive technology to
market – fast. Our tech-forward, professionally managed solutions give
companies a dedicated team of highly skilled data workers that
complement their own teams and perform the tasks they don’t have the
capacity to handle. Headquartered in Reading, UK with a globally
distributed workforce, we put disruption within reach. To learn more,
visit www.cloudfactory.com.

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