Vice President of Visualization Strategy
Peter Simpson is Vice President of Visualization Strategy and is responsible for driving the vision and strategy for Datawatch’s visual data discovery solutions. Peter joined Datawatch through the acquisition of Panopticon where he held the role of SVP Research & Development and had responsibility for product strategy, development, sales engineering and services, and helped to successfully expand the customer base to most top tier global financial institutions.
Prior to Datawatch, he was Product Manager at Instant Information, a provider of news analytics solutions to trading desks. He also held analytical roles at HSBC Global Markets within Technology, Equities, and Research for several years. Peter holds a MSc in Info Systems Engineering and a BSc in Physics with Space Science & Technology.
Vice President, Human Resources
Brigid MacDonald is Vice President of human resources for Datawatch and brings extensive experience in organizational development, compensation design, performance management, mergers and acquisitions, benefit plan design, employee relations, recruitment and retention. In her role, Brigid will have overall responsibility for global human resources with an overall mandate to integrate Datawatch’s human resource plans with Datawatch’s operational business strategy.
Brigid was most recently vice president, human resources and a member of the executive team at Empirix, Inc. While under her direction and the institution of various HR initiatives, the organization received the Best Places to Work award by the Boston Business Journal. She has also held senior human resources positions at Institute for Healthcare Improvement and The Picker Institute. Brigid holds a B.A. in Finance from St. Mary’s College in South Bend, Indiana and a M.S. in Management from Boston University.
Board of Directors
Richard de J. Osborne
Chairman of the Board, Director, NACCO Industries, Incorporated
David C. Mahoney
Vice Chairman of the Board, Datawatch Corporation
Former President and Chief Executive Officer, Applix
Michael A. Morrison
President and Chief Executive Officer, Datawatch Corporation
Christopher T. Cox
Partner, Cadwalader, Wickersham & Taft LLP
Thomas H. Kelly
Former Vice President, Corporate Business Development, Schering-Plough Corporation
Senior Vice President, Massachusetts Capital Resource Company
Terry W. Potter
President, Venture Solutions & Development, Inc.
Randall P. Seidl
Chief Executive Officer, Revenue Acceleration