Indigo enhances C-Suite with 3 key appointments


Indigo Software has enhanced its executive management team with a series of appointments at C-X level.

Mike Hill, formerly CEO for Indigo Asia Pacific has been appointed Chief Sales Officer (CSO) with responsibility for global sales and customer relationship management at Indigo. Mike leads a sales and marketing management team consisting of: Mark Leavy – Director of New Business Sales, EMEA and Americas; Colin Hough – Director of Client Sales, EMEA and Americas; Tan Tai Foong – Director of New Business Sales, Asia Pacific; Gregg Shenton – Lead Generation and Marketing Manager; and Eric Carter – Solutions Architect.

Mike is a very highly regarded business leader and expert in warehouse automation. He has worked in the software development industry for over 37 years, with 27 years spent in the Asia Pacific region.

Carl Green has been appointed Chief Technology Officer (CTO) and will lead the technology vision, product evolution, and evangelism of Indigo’s Warehouse Management System (WMS) solutions.

Carl is a highly experienced technologist with a keen focus on cloud transformation, automation, Internet of Things (IoT) and Big Data. Carl has an MRes in Bioinformatics and a BSc (Hons) in Computer Science from Newcastle University. Carl was previously the Head of Development and Architecture at Vianet and also held a number of positions at ATOS/Worldline with the emphasis on designing business critical systems which embraced cloud, desktop and mobile technologies.

Paul Smith, formerly Support Manager at Indigo has been promoted to Chief Operations Officer (COO). Paul is responsible for managing Indigo’s support operations and its highly experienced team of consultants.

Paul originally joined Indigo in 1997 as Financial Support Consultant. Paul has a BSc in Computing for Business and over 25 years’ experience in software applications. This includes 4 years as an Analyst Programmer at Coats Viyella, where he developed functionality and applications to complement and enhance the System21 ERP system from JBA North East.

Darren Baxter, Group CEO at Indigo Software said, “I am delighted to have the support of such a talented senior leadership team and confident that together, Indigo WMS and the other exciting new products we are planning, will continue to gain market share. Since the management buyout in 2016, Indigo has gone from strength to strength, which demonstrates that our business model, combining proven technology with expert supply chain consulting and world beating customer support, is what customers expect and want from their warehouse management software provider.”