Alan has recently returned home to Atlantic Canada after helping build several successful Boston based software start-ups. He is currently VP of Products for Seddi Canada. Seddi is a start-up focused on refashioning the apparel industry by creating true to life, fully interactive digital twins of textiles and garments. Alan is an expert at leveraging new technologies and business models to create new markets and accelerate the growth in existing industries.
Prior to joining Seddi Alan was VP products for Acquia where he led their Software as a Service offerings, establishing Acquia as the leading cloud platform for building, delivering and optimizing digital experiences. Before joining Acquia, Alan was SVP of Products at Apperian, where he helped build and establish the company as the world’s leading Mobile Application Management company. During his tenure there, he oversaw Apperian’s core strategy and led their SaaS product lines.
Prior to joining Apperian, Alan was VP Product Management for Novell where he had responsibility for Novell’s Resource Management and Identity and Security Management product lines. Alan has 20 years experience in designing innovative software solutions.