Leadership Team

Glider is pleased to announce it has recruited two new members into its leadership team. In line with Glider’s continuous development plan, the company has appointed John Simpson as its new Head of Information Management, and David Hunt as its Head of Customer Success.

David Hunt joins Glider from construction software company Autodesk, where he worked for over four years as a Principal Customer Success Manager running several global accounts.

David has ovDavid Hunt, Head of Customer Successer three decades of experience in the construction and technology industries, including former roles at Business Collaborator (now Bentley), Asite, BIW, BT, and WSP, where he has amassed experience running teams, delivering complex CDE projects, and managing customer relationships. David’s wealth of expertise in construction software makes him Glider’s clear choice to fulfil the newly created role of Head of Customer Success where he will establish and implement approaches that provide a fulfilling customer experience, and support the company in achieving its targets.

John Simpson joins Glider after seven years at construction, infrastructure and support service firm Robertson Group where he has worked as Head of Digital Construction and Regional BIM Coordinator.

John Simpson, Head of Information Management

He has also fulfilled previous positions at Ramboll, WSP, Struer Consulting Engineers and Lakesmere Building Envelope Specialists. John’s extensive career in Building Information Management (BIM) gives him great insight into how the sector operates allowing him to intimately understand obstacles faced in the Architecture, Engineering and Construction (AEC) industries. This understanding will be fundamental to his new role, as he will develop and implement BIM strategies to address these challenges.

These two new roles have grown Glider’s leadership team from five to seven members, demonstrating the business’ ambitious outlook and forward momentum. Commenting on the promotions, Nick Hutchinson, Managing Director said, “We are delighted to welcome John Simpson and David Hunt on board. They are both great talents and we have no doubt they will make excellent additions to the team and continue to take Glider in the direction of growth and success.”

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