Speaker Announcement: Jeremy Folkes, Escher
As Chief Product Officer, Jeremy is responsible for the strategic direction of the Escher product suite. Jeremy has worked in the postal technology business since 1987, with his first 13 years spent in the UK Post Office, before joining Escher in 2000. During his time with the UK Post Office he played major roles in a number of counter automation initiatives, within what is one of the world’s largest postal companies. Prior to taking up his current role, Jeremy held the position of VP of Professional Services in Escher for a number of years, working closely with each of Escher’s major customers. This has given him significant insight into both the business and technical needs of major postal organizations across the world.
Jeremy holds a BA (Hons) in mathematics and a MA from Trinity College, Oxford. Prior to moving into the postal business, Jeremy worked for Logica, a major UK software house, on a number of large projects for blue chip companies in both the oil and technology sectors and at the scientific research institution for the UK gas safety industry.