Andy Smout – Vice President, Research
Title: Vice President, Research
Andy Smout joined Voxar (the tech start-up that ultimately became part of Toshiba) as Technical Lead in 1999, was appointed Chief Architect in 2004, then VP Research in 2013. Andy oversaw development, in Edinburgh, of the imaging software components framework adopted and still depended on by Toshiba Medical’s global engineering organisation. His previous commercial roles also focused primarily on software development for the Life Sciences. Andy holds a PhD in Physics from University of Essex.