CEO & Co-Founder
A strong blend of technical and commercial skills with a 1st class Computer Science degree from St Andrews and 7 years in the Financial Services sector with PwC and RBS. Working on Lean implementations inspired Andrew to explore how technology could take organisational efficiency to the next level.
Dr Alastair Andrew
CTO & Co-Founder
8 years’ experience in combinatorial optimisation and a PhD in Artificial Intelligence at Strathclyde. Airts grew out of Alastair’s observation that great work in academia was not being used to its full potential in industry.
Over 12 years’ commercial experience, most of which has been spent in software companies selling enterprise solutions. Richard loves working with organisations to improve operational efficiencies and prides himself on helping teams identify areas for improvement.
Dr Jakub Dostal
Senior Software Developer
Jakub holds a PhD in Human Computer Interaction from the University of St Andrews. When it comes to design, usability or front-end coding, Jakub is the main man.
Senior Software Developer
Andrew is passionate about AI and enjoys bringing its strengths into his code. He is a proud recipient of the ScotlandIS “Young Software Engineer of the Year” award, earned for the AI he developed to play Nine Men’s Morris.
Will joined Airts after completing CodeClan's intensive software development course in Edinburgh. Before moving into software development, Will was a copywriter - and he aims to apply a writer's attention to detail in his code!
Keir has been into technology and programming from a young age, and is always learning new things. A recent graduate from Fife College with an HND in Software Development, he was part of the winning team of the prestigious KYOCERA KYOCodes competition.
Jardine is a proud CodeClam alumnus, having pursued a career in software development after working in the Finance and Technology industries. Jardine is an accomplished camel farmer and world traveller.
Dr Derek MIddlemiss
Del has a 1st degree in Physics and a PhD in Quantum Chemistry from University of St. Andrews. Before joining Airts, he held research positions at the Universities of Glasgow, Cambridge, Warwick, and SUNY Stony Brook (USA).
After a decade as an Investment Manager, Lauren switched her focus to help SMBs scale through new business growth and key account expansion. Lauren all about building strong working relationships and Chewie, her labradoodle.
Elena brings unparalleled German efficiency to Airts. Her love of the Highlands drew her to Scotland, where she recently obtained a Masters in Design from the University of Edinburgh.
As another proud CodeClan graduate, Andy brings his passion for problem solving and love of all things challenging to his development role at Airts. He also loves all sport.
An accomplished Project Manager with over 10 years’ experience delivering projects within the technology sector and creative industries. Dan loves developing client relationships and leading an internal project team.
Paul has 11 years’ experience as a member of senior executive teams within Wood Mackenzie. He is well-versed in growing technology companies, business plan execution, and international expansion.
Graham is a highly-regarded IT consultant, non- executive director and technology investor. He has significant experience in strategic advisory and transformation engagements, including some time as CTO of the UN Int’l Computing Centre.
Largely a ceremonial role. Snowy occasionally endows the honour of "Seal of Approval" on those he deems worthy.