RAVN Systems appoints David Lumsden as chief strategy officer

832a50b5-86f4-40de-aceb-b90a63989518Having joined as a part-time board advisor in the autumn of 2014, Tikit’s former CEO David Lumsden has joined RAVN Systems as its chief strategy officer.
In this newly-created position, Lumsden, who between 2000 and 2013 was CEO of Tikit, prior to which he spent seven years as CIO at international law firm Ashurst, will be taking part in forming RAVN’s strategic initiatives. This will include ‘communicating, developing, executing and sustaining its success within the markets that RAVN currently operates in, in addition to exploring new opportunities.’
Lumsden said: “RAVN are in an exciting stage of growth and innovation both with their existing Enterprise Search technology and their ground-breaking Artificial Intelligence offering. The role will enable me to further drive the strategic direction of the business, enabling us to grow our offerings whilst providing leading service to our growing client base.”