Po will lead mCloud's product management and marketing activities.
The Vancouver-based specialist in artificial intelligence and analytics and internet of things said the move will help the company advance and accelerate its AI and analytics agenda.
"Since our acquisition of NGRAIN, Barry has expertly executed and shaped mCloud's product and marketing strategies," said president and CEO Russ McMeekin in a statement. "In his new role, Barry will lead our product teams and work to build mCloud's presence in key markets. Our leadership team looks forward to working closely with this impressive individual and benefitting from his strong leadership and expertise."
Po joined mCloud in 2018 through mCloud's acquisition of NGRAIN (Canada) Corporation. As part of the senior leadership at NGRAIN, he oversaw product management, marketing, and business development. He has 15 years of product leadership experience and has taken numerous high-tech offerings to market, delivering products and services to millions of customers in over 80 countries around the world.
"mCloud's application of AI and analytics is solving some of the world's most challenging energy problems," said Po. "I am excited to help lead this innovative company and enable more customers to maximize the health and performance of their energy assets."
Universal mCloud specializes in using advances in artificial intelligence and analytics to address energy infrastructures such as HVAC (heating, ventilation and air conditioning) units in commercial buildings, wind turbines and distribution transformers.
Shares of Universal mCloud were at C$0.33 on Tuesday.
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