Andrew Dowsett joins Smarter Contracts as Strategic Advisor
Smarter Contracts, the company behind the next generation consent management platform Pulse, welcomes Andrew Dowsett as a Strategic Advisor.
Dowsett is the Chief Operating Officer, Chief Technology Officer and Executive Board Director for PA Media Group the UK’s leading multimedia news and information agency. Dowsett is also the Chair of the News Media Coalition and an active advisor and council member for the Google Digital News Initiative Fund. Prior to joining PA Media, Dowsett spent a number of years in executive roles for Virgin Media Ltd, EMI Recorded Music, Map Limited and Bauer Media Verlag.
Dowsett brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the Smarter Contracts board at a time when the company, founded in 2018, is at an important stage of growth following their recent equity investment valuing the company at £32m.
Wayne Lloyd, CEO of Smarter Contracts, comments, “We are really proud to have Andrew on board. Having spent several weeks getting to know him better he is the perfect fit for us as an advisor. His understanding of technology and business derived from his vast experience of scaling up, running and acquiring companies has already proven to be extremely helpful and contributed towards some of the decisions we have had to make. We’re really excited about continuing to work with Andrew in the months and years ahead.”
Andrew Dowsett comments, “I am delighted to have been appointed to the role of Strategic Advisor and to be working with this talented team. Smarter Contracts are well positioned to take advantage of the acceleration in digital financial services where consent technologies will become mandatory. The team have a world class technology platform and I relish the opportunity to work with them to build upon existing plans and devise a clear pathway for continued growth.”