Following on from their third round of funding led by VC firm Par Equity, interactive spherical display solutions supplier, Pufferfish has appointed Seonaidh MacDonald as Chairman.
The former CEO of mLED Ltd, who led the company’s hugely successful trade sale to the major U.S. social media player in 2016, comes with over 25 years of executive management and board experience.
A key figure in the Scottish tech scene and owner of EOLAS (Advisory) Ltd, Seonaidh has worked with international names such as IBM, AMP Inc. and Babcock International Group.
The Edinburgh-based company has worked with some of the world's biggest brands, such as Google, IBM, Microsoft, Audi, BBC, Shell and Twitter. They are now poised to kick off the next phase of growth and meet the ever-increasing demand for their solutions worldwide.
Pufferfish CEO Angus MacFadyen said:
“We are delighted that Seonaidh has joined our growing team and aside from bringing a wealth of international deal-making experience, he also brings an infectious enthusiasm.”
Paul Atkinson, Par Equity Partner said:
“Having known Seonaidh for his previous accomplishments, he has one of the best track records as a CEO and NXD in the tech sector, with the experience to support the development of Pufferfish – a great addition to the Pufferfish Team to take them forward to the next level.”
Seonaidh MacDonald said:
“Absolutely delighted to be coming on-board as Chairman of what I believe is another Scottish success story in the making. Pufferfish technology really does excite me and there’s so much more to come – watch this space!