New spin-out aims to make a major impact in Trust and Governance

20/01/2014

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The research team within IIDI focusing on Trust and Governance are pleased to announce that the spin-out was official incorporated, with investment, on Friday 17 January 2014.

It is the result of hard work on a number of research projects (especially by Dr Lu Fan, Omair Uthmani, Niall Burns, Alistair Lawson, Owen Lo, Dr Aileen Woods, Richard (Lewis/Beattie), Prof Christoph Thummler, Waleed Mohammad, Marian Dunbar, Dr Sharon McGettrick, Dr Elias Ekonomou, and others).

The main funding is from investors and also has the support of a SMART grant. The company should also be on the Scottish Enterprise High Grow pipeline.

Niall Burns is the CTO, and Derek James is the CEO, with WaleedMohammad continuing to work as a software developer.

The team are also looking for other roles, and collaboration, so any ideas for good candidates or BEng/MSc projects, please pass them on.

Dr Lu Fan will also integrate with the company as part of the development of the patent-pending technology around Binary Decision Diagrams (BDDs).

The company has great hopes on making a major impact in a range of markets. Collaboration with a range of companies has already started.

Details at:

http://cloud4health.com/

or:

http://safi.re


 
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William Buchanan
Director of CDCS
w.buchanan@napier.ac.uk
+44 131 455 2759
Elias Ekonomou
Lecturer
E.Ekonomou@napier.ac.uk
+44 131 455 2789
Alistair Lawson
Associate Professor (Reader)
al.lawson@napier.ac.uk
+44 131 455 2730
Sharon McGettrick
Business Development Executive
s.mcgettrick@napier.ac.uk
+44 131 455 2946
Omair Uthmani
Academic
o.uthmani@napier.ac.uk
+44 131 455
Niall Burns
Senior Software Consultant
N.Burns@napier.ac.uk
+44 131 455
Lu Fan
Senior Research Fellow
l.fan@napier.ac.uk
+44 131 455 2438
Owen Lo
Research Fellow
o.lo@napier.ac.uk
+44 131 455
Christoph Thuemmler
Professor
c.thuemmler@napier.ac.uk
+44 131 455 2758
Aileen Wood
Innovation Manager / Project Manager
A.Wood@napier.ac.uk
+44 131 455 6283
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