Stevenage, Herts. 31 May, 2007. – Digital mapping and geographic information systems (GIS) software developer Cadcorp has announced the appointment of David Andrews as account manager for Northern England, Scotland and Ireland.
A member of the Royal Institute of Chartered Surveyors (RICS) and with a masters degree in GIS from the University of Edinburgh, Andrews has spent most of his career to date with Ordnance Survey where he started as a surveyor. He later worked in research and development on digital mapping applications and then in marketing before becoming Ordnance Survey’s chief surveyor for Northern Scotland. He then went on to establish his own mapping consultancy before becoming a project manager on countryside access and green-space projects for Highland Council, and later worked with an environmental consulting firm before joining Cadcorp in April this year.
Based near Edinburgh, Andrews is responsible for looking after the interests and requirements of Cadcorp customers and prospects in the public sector, liaising with them on matters relating to the sale and application of Cadcorp software and services.
Established in 1991, Cadcorp is a leading UK developer of digital mapping and geographic information systems (GIS) software. With offices in the UK and the USA, Cadcorp's distribution and value-added reseller (VAR) network stretches worldwide. The company also plays a pivotal technical role in the Open Geospatial Consortium, Inc.® (OGC®).
The Cadcorp SIS - Spatial Information System product family is fully integrated digital mapping and GIS software that uses OGC certified compliant interfaces. Cadcorp technical director Martin Daly is an OGC Gardels Medal holder for his contribution to the OGC, and a member of the OGC Architecture Board. Cadcorp is an ISO9001:2000 certified company, an Ordnance Survey Licenced Partner and holds a UK government Catalist S-CAT agreement for category 15, GIS Software. Cadcorp SIS applications exist in local government, central government, emergency services, insurance, oil & natural gas, mapping and surveying, commerce, utilities and many other markets. (For more information please visit:
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