Commercial drone maker, Kespry, which launched in 2013, announced it was bringing in industry vet, George Mathew as CEO today.
Mathew, who most recently was president and COO at data analytics startup Alteryx, has also had stints as GM of business intelligence at SAP and Director of Technical Account Management at Salesforce. It’s fair to say that Kespry was interested in his data background when they brought him on board.
He replaces founder and former CEO Paul Doersch. Although Mathew didn’t delve into why his predecessor was leaving, he did indicate he was recruited from his former position by Lightspeed Ventures, one of the lead investors in the company.
Kespry, which has raised over $28 million, has concentrated up to this point…