Leading Technology executive, Alan Laing, has joined ScaleUp Group (SUG) to bringing expertise, experience and a passion for customers from 25 years of successfully growing technology companies.

Alan is Managing Director  at Enterprise Software Company IFS (3,500 people; 10,000+ customers worldwide).  Before joining IFS, Alan held executive roles at several organisations including Avaya, Oracle, and, most recently, as Executive Vice President and Managing Director of Sage’s Northern European businesses.
Alan has also been recently appointed as Chairman of ScaleUp Group client FISCAL Technologies.

Alan said: “I’m delighted to join ScaleUp Group with it’s unique business model and membership of highly successful entrepreneurs – committed to helping accelerate the growth of UK technology ScaleUps”

John O’Connell, Chair at ScaleUp Group said : “Alan’s is a well-known name in the technology industry and his successful leadership track record of business growth speaks for itself. We are delighted to have his extensive skill-set and global connections helping ScaleUp Group clients to grow.”

Notes for Editors :

ScaleUp Group was formed by experienced entrepreneurs to Grow Global Champions by offering unrivalled knowledge, insights and connections to successfully ScaleUp. Total aggregate exits achieved by the ScaleUp team members – £4billion+ www.scaleupgroup.co

ScaleUp Group is the founding partner of the Techmarketview Great British ScaleUp programme & has developed the ScaleUp Growth Index to quantify the potential of tech ScaleUps.

Contact : Paul Excell, paul@scaleupgroup.co