We are pleased to announce that Andy Caddy has today been appointed to the board of Capacitas as a non-executive director.
Andy is previously Group CIO at Virgin Active where he was a member of the Virgin Active Group Executive. In this role, Andy held responsibility for Digital and IT strategy across the nine countries that form Virgin Active Group, as well as Information Technology delivery within the European operation. Prior to Virgin Active, Andy held a number of roles at easyJet PLC including CTO where he delivered their award winning mobile app and one of the busiest eCommerce sites in Europe. Previous companies also include Cable & Wireless, NatWest Group, and Argos.
Capacitas Chief Executive, Andy Bolton, said: “Andy Caddy will bring us a wealth of advice from his experience operating at board level at Virgin Active and advising the board at easyJet and elsewhere. His experience in a number of high-profile businesses will improve our understanding of the needs of our customers and prospects. We have worked with him for 13 years as a customer and now look forward to receiving his advice and experience on a regular basis.”
On his appointment, Andy Caddy said: “I have worked with the Capacitas team for many years and recognise the considerable level of expertise they bring to their domain. I look forward to working with them more closely in this role.”
Andy is a regular speaker on the changing role of the CIO, IoT and big data in fitness, and inspiring a modern technology workforce.