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9 Feb 2021

OryxAlign Welcomes Non-Executive Director, Dr Geoff Robins

We are delighted to welcome Dr Geoff Robins into the OryxAlign team, in the role of Non-Executive Director.

Dr-Geoff-Robins_BioGeoff has decades of experience in leading, managing and advising complex organisations and portfolios across a wide range of highly regulated and technology related industrial sectors. His most recent executive roles include Transformation Director for UKRI, a Non-Departmental Government Body responsible for funding of research and innovation across the business, and Group Managing Director of Akins plc, leading the international Defence, Aerospace and Communications portfolio.

He currently holds a number of Non-Exec positions, providing support and strategic advice to a range of businesses including a Robotics Company, a business intelligence consultancy and a niche provider in the telecommunications sector.

On joining the OryxAlign Board, Geoff said: “I’m delighted to be joining such an enthusiastic and forward-looking business. OryxAlign has been going through some exciting changes and has a strong vision for its future. I look forward to lending my expertise to realise the opportunities ahead.” More recently, he contributed to enabling the Ministry of Defence’s modernisation agenda, through capability development in support of digital transformation. This unique experience will be most useful to all our clients, many of whom are seeking to modernise their IT infrastructure to deliver the substantial benefits that flow from digital transformation.

Godfrey McFall OBE, Chairman of the OryxAlign Board said: “Geoff brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to OryxAlign, not least an accomplished track record in technical consultancy and delivering complex, strategic change programmes. As a former business partner, I know Geoff’s commercial acumen will help OryxAlign navigate the next stages of its growth successfully.”

Carl Henriksen, CEO, added “We are thrilled to have Geoff join our Board. His extensive industry experience in both private and public sector, and organisational change and transformation to accelerate growth will be a tremendous asset to OryxAlign, as we deliver on our ambitious future strategies. Geoff understands technology, its importance, its value and how best to apply it. In that sense there is great deal of synergy already with what we do.”

By OryxAlign