Appointed as Restrata Vice President of Technology, David Nicholls will head up the firm’s technology division in Dubai.
About David Nicholls
A former Infantry Captain with the British Army, Nicholls brings a wealth of local experience having worked in some of the eastern hemisphere’s most challenging emerging markets for leading public and private sector organisations.
In his previous role as Head of Sales and Marketing for MiX Telematics in Dubai, he helped diversify the business away from its core Oil & Gas market and into new sectors such as the Supply Chain segment. He also helped to grow the organisation’s international footprint, establishing business links across the MENA region, Central Asia and the Indian subcontinent. Nicholls has spent his professional career at the cutting edge of technology innovation through business development positions at Track24 and the Defence Science and Technology Laboratory in the UK.
David Nicholls, VP Situational Awareness & Telematics
Growing technology division
Mr Nicholls will lead a diverse and experienced team of sales, channel management and technical industry experts. He will deliver bespoke products and services that will provide a reliable connection between people, property and equipment in some of the world’s most complex and hostile markets. This includes 24/7 global tracking, incident response and fleet optimisation technologies.
Botan Osman, Managing Director of Restrata, said: “I am thrilled to welcome David on board. His technical know-how, coupled with his extensive track record in strategic deal making and business development makes him a valuable addition to the team. We are unique in our ability to consult, design, deliver, manage and outsource to meet client requirements, and with David’s knowledge and experience, I am confident that we can grow our technology division further, breaking into emerging markets and regions.”
“I am honoured and excited to take on this challenging new role. This is a very exciting time for Restrata and I look forward to the opportunity to co-ordinate our efforts across the globe. I’m sure we continue to deliver cost-effective safety and security services to our clients’” said David Nicholls.
Safety and Security Consultancy from Restrata
Restrata provides a range of safety and security services to establish the necessary security and crisis management arrangements to build resilience within organisations. Serving clients globally, we deliver consultancy, auditing and risk assessments, situational awareness and tracking, training and workforce development, response services in crisis and continuity management, fire and rescue services, safe journey management, and HSE management.