New CTO post will add resilience and dynamically enhance solutions portfolio
Unicard is pleased to announce it has appointed Kenny Sendel to the post of Chief Technology Officer (CTO). A seasoned industry veteran with over 16 years’ experience at senior management level, Kenny will oversee the company’s software development process and is charged with building an operational resilience that will enable Unicard to continue to innovate, and deliver new products and services for its customers.
Kenny’s duties will include strategic technology planning, and the delivery of new policies and procedures that will enrich Unicard’s solutions portfolio. The technology development strategy will focus heavily on the delivery optimisation of Unicard’s ABT and MaaS propositions. Kenny will work closely with the product management team to ensure that resources are in place to support the company’s product roadmap.
Kenny has a strong track record of developing high-impact technological solutions for major enterprises to public sector organisations. He is passionate about delivering world-class products, solutions and customer service and has experience of managing large offshore teams. The software engineering team will benefit from his leadership, while his blend of commercial and technical expertise will help to cement customer relationships.
Kenny’s CTO appointment follows hot on the heels of Sean Dickinson’s recent CEO appointment. This reflects Unicard’s decision to strengthen its senior management team to drive business growth and capitalise on new market opportunities. Kenny will report directly to Sean and together they will outline the company’s strategic technology vision.
Sean Dickinson, CEO of Unicard, explained: “I’m delighted to welcome Kenny to our growing senior team. He is a very experienced CTO with a strong business acumen. His readiness to take ownership and responsibility for his remit are qualities that are hugely important to our business as we continue to grow. His experience and vast technical knowledge will help us to become more resilient and deliver new capabilities”.
Sean added: “Our customers rely on us to deliver world class quality and innovation. Kenny will help us to elevate our already high standards. He will also bring a new dynamic to the development of our ABT and MaaS solutions, at a time when our customers are looking to expand their smart ticketing capabilities”.
Kenny Sendel - CTO Unicard Ltd