Alan has a rich background in helping growing tech companies reach new financial goals while also developing strategic partnerships.
Atlanta (PRWEB) November 08, 2013
AirSage™ — a pioneer in population analytics and the largest provider of anonymous consumer locations and population movement intelligence in the U.S.— has appointed Alan Catherall as Chief Financial Officer (CFO). With more than 17 years of experience in similar roles within tech and wireless telecommunications firms, Catherall will lead AirSage’s finance and accounting departments to support accelerated growth. Catherall’s career includes significant transactional experience having raised more than $700 million and closed eight merger and acquisition (M&A) deals.
“AirSage has seen significant market expansion and increased profitability over the past 12 months,” said Cy Smith, Founder and CEO of AirSage. “Alan has a rich background in helping growing tech companies reach new financial goals while also developing strategic partnerships.”
For 10 years—prior to joining AirSage—Catherall served as CFO with Numerex Corp., a leading provider of interactive and on-demand machine-to-machine technologies and services. At Numerex, he was not only responsible for all finance and accounting duties but also managed the human resources, legal and administrative functions as well.
Before Numerex, Mr. Catherall was CFO of AirGate PCS, Inc. a publicly traded wireless services company. Catherall also held executive positions at MCI, including serving as the chief financial officer of Syncordia Services, a joint venture between MCI and British Telecom.
Catherall received a MBA from Loyola College in Baltimore and his B.Sc. from the University of Wales. He is a member of both the American Institute of Certified Public Accountants as well as the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales.
AirSage™—a pioneer in population analytics—is the largest provider of consumer locations and population movement intelligence in the U.S. Each day, AirSage uses patented technology to capture and analyze more than 15 billion anonymous, real-time, cellular-signal data points to identify travel patterns and transportation trends. Partnerships with the nation’s largest wireless carriers give AirSage exclusive access to data from more than 100 million mobile devices. Analyzed and aggregated, AirSage data provides actionable insights into where and when people travel and is transforming the transportation industry, commercial enterprises and a diverse range of industries. Find AirSage online at http://www.airsage.com