Pocket Box, the vehicle and driver management software specialist, is expanding its senior management team with the appointment of Jason Laight as Chief Operating Officer. The company is targeting rapid growth over the next 12 months, so he is expected to play a key role in the development of its software-and app-based ecosystem for the fleet, road transport and automotive sectors.
In his new position, Laight will be tasked with working across the business to expand Pocket Box’s unique ecosystem, which has been designed to encompass all aspects of vehicle and driver management. This will include enhancing the company’s multi-channel proposition; increasing data integrations with complementary fleet and automotive software solutions; and generating customer demand.
Laight has more than 20 years of experience in telematics, workforce applications and software development, primarily in the fleet, transport and employee management sectors. Most recently, he was Head of Partnerships at Inseego UK, formerly Ctrack UK & Ireland, where he was responsible for developing the company’s indirect sales channel. Prior to this, he has held senior management roles at FIELDMOTION, Romexworld and Cybit.
Jim Finnegan, Founder and CEO of Pocket Box Ltd commented: “We are delighted that Jason has chosen to join us on our exciting journey. He brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to the role, which will enable us to accelerate our growth strategy and ensure our fleet and automotive technology solutions best meet market needs.”
Jason Laight, COO of Pocket Box Ltd said: “I am looking forward to working with our team, partners and customers to help develop sophisticated vehicle and driver management solutions. We are creating a single-entry point to manage a growing number of fleet applications and third-part automotive services. This unique ecosystem will enable Pocket Box to take advantage of opportunities within target sectors.”