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Oxbotica appoints new VP of Product to accelerate commercialisation of autonomous vehicle technology

Oxbotica continues to accelerate the commercialisation of its world-leading Universal Autonomy software platform in a range of industries across the globe.

Derek joins Oxbotica with over 20 years of product experience, having previously worked at VICON as Head of Product Management, where he oversaw the deployment of pioneering machine vision technologies and motion capture software platforms, which empowered users in the entertainment, research and engineering industries.

Derek said: “Joining Oxbotica is a fantastic opportunity to be at the very forefront of an industry, helping to productise the company’s world-leading technical autonomy achievements. Our product roadmap is extremely exciting and with our global partners, will re-shape industries around the world.”

Paul Newman, Oxbotica Co-Founder & CTO, said: “We are delighted to welcome Derek as our VP of Product. After a super successful 12 months for us, it is another major step as we commercialise our Universal Autonomy software platform. We are changing the way vehicles, people, and goods move.”