Stuart Ashford

General Manager, Slovakia @ Piano Software

Stuart is the General Manager for Slovakia for Piano Software (formerly Piano Media) and oversees global support operations and Data Privacy and Security for the company. He joined Piano in 2013 from Hewlett Packard.

He has worked in IT management since 1999. His career has spanned various IT functions across organizations in South Africa, the United Kingdom, the Netherlands and Slovakia where previous to Piano he was the Site lead for Hewlett Packard's ITO shared services center responsible for over 1500 technology experts.

Stuart holds an MBA and a PostGraduate Diploma in Software  Engineering from the University of Liverpool, UK and he has also a degree in genetics from Johannesburg's University of the Witwatersrand.


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