Published August 16, 2017
Vox Pop Labs welcomes serial entrepreneur, Andrew Peek, to the role of Chief Operating Officer. The most senior hire in the organisation to date, Andrew is tasked with championing Vox Pop Labs’ continued growth through the development of technologies that serve and empower the public.
Andrew has experience both as a founder, having previously built one of Canada’s top software design companies, as well as operational experience during the high-growth stages of several of Canada’s most successful technology start-ups in recent years, including FreshBooks and Shopify. He is a respected figure in Toronto’s burgeoning tech community and an investor in a range of innovative companies. He is also a graduate of the Bachelor of Business Administration program at the University of Toronto at Scarborough.
“We’re very excited about what Andrew brings to the organisation in terms of experience and insight, but also in terms of his commitment to the values we aspire to as a social enterprise” said Clifton van der Linden, founder and CEO of Vox Pop Labs. “Moreover, I think it sends a strong signal about where we’re heading that someone of Andrew’s calibre is betting on us to be at the forefront of innovations in Artificial Intelligence.”
Andrew assumes the role of Chief Operating Officer effective immediately.
“I am humbled and excited to be joining the Vox Pop Labs team after having observed their capability and leadership–both as people and stewards of a promising future–over the last several years,” said Andrew.
Read more from Andrew here.