Daniel Laird is the head of software with MediaKind in the UK . He has over 18 years software development experience in the broadcast and digital TV sector. He is hands-on and has led the team as they have transformed from developing embedded software solutions on custom designed hardware to delivering cloud native products and solutions.
He is a strong believer in self-improving software teams and encourages them to adopt best practices, tools and technologies to deliver their solutions. He has supported the adoption of agile development practices and the widespread adoption of CI/CD within the teams, encouraging the use of open source software wherever possible.