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Andrew Waycott

Chief Operating Officer and Chief Technology Officer

Andrew Waycott is the Chief Operations Officer and Chief Technology Officer at Factora, a company of manufacturing consultants who use software to help factories achieve their full potential by raising the visibility of key information on the shop floor so that plant management, employees and company leadership can run more efficient manufacturing systems.

For the past two decades, on a global scale, Andrew has nurtured his passion for manufacturing, technology and its impact on efficiencies to the benefit of clients whose manufacturing processes have exhibited an untapped or business-critical growth opportunity.

In 2013, he was one of the architects behind the successful merger of SlimSoft Solutions and System Technologies for Industry and the ensuing creation of Factora. He currently serves on the board of directors of not-for-profit Manufacturing Enterprise Solutions Association (MESA) International.

For more information on Andrew and Factora, visit or check out his LinkedIn profile here.