2nd International Conference on Enterprise Information Systems
5-7 July, 2000
Ian Ritchie (49) was actively involved in the start-ups of, and serves as the non-executive Chairman of: Voxar Ltd, Orbital Ltd, and Multicosm Ltd; and deputy Chairman of VIS Interactive plc. He is also on the board of Channel 4 Television Corporation, Scottish Enterprise, Northern Venture Trust plc, Indigo Active Vision Systems Ltd, and EPIC Group plc.
He was the founder and CEO (from 1984) of OWL, the pioneering hypertext technology company based in Edinburgh and Seattle, which was sold to Panasonic in 1989. He is the immediate past-President of the British Computer Society and a Chartered Engineer.