OxTS announce new Chairman of the Board

Company News

September 3, 2019

We are delighted to announce the appointment of Mark Wells as our new Chairman of the Board of Directors.

Mark has an engineering and commercial background. He has extensive experience of chairing the boards of companies at different stages of growth. This includes acting as Non-Executive Chairman for many successful technology-led businesses over the last decade. Mark, who has a BSc in Electronics Engineering from the University of Bath and an MBA from Cranfield University, has lived and worked in Europe, North America and Asia.

Mark takes over the reins from Dr Alex Nairac, who after 18 years, steps down from the role on 1st September 2019.

Chris Hocking, OxTS managing director, comments, “Alex’s leadership and foresight have significantly contributed to the strong growth of the business over the years. He co-founded OxTS in 1998 with Brendan Watts, and now takes up a new role alongside Brendan as non-executive director. We are delighted that they will both continue as significant contributors toward the on-going development and expansion of the business.”