Snow appoints Chief Information Officer
Alastair Pooley to lead global IT strategic and operational planning
London, UK. February 15, 2018: Snow Software (Snow), the global leader in Software Asset Management (SAM) and Cloud Spend Management solutions today announced the appointment of Alastair Pooley as Chief Information Officer reporting to Ulf Kasshag, Chief Financial Officer.
Pooley will drive the company’s strategic direction and future growth and lead all aspects of the company’s IT development, ensuring that Snow’s information systems deliver efficiency and enable the company through adoption of cutting edge technology.
He will provide the strategy, direction, architecture, standards, guidelines and planning for information systems and technology for Snow Software globally, to ensure efficient and secure operations.
Pooley joins Snow after five years at multinational security company Sophos, where he was Vice President responsible for Global IT infrastructure, providing service to 3300 staff globally and live services to over 100 million endpoints.
Announcing the appointment, Kasshag said, “We are delighted to welcome Alastair to Snow. His skill in delivering strategic direction and his extensive senior management experience will be pivotal as we continue to deliver innovative solutions and services for our customers and partners.”
Pooley comments, “Being a customer of Snow at Sophos, I knew it was the market leader and its reputation within the industry is second to none. I couldn’t resist the opportunity to work in a company with such a spirit of collaboration and innovation, and the technical knowledge to back it up. My priority will be accelerating the company’s IT development, ensuring Snow’s information systems provide the foundation for it to maintain its position at the cutting edge of Software Asset Management innovation.”