Covata: Getting smarter with data

Alan Kohler speaks with Ted Pretty, CEO of Covata, about their German acquisition and unlocking value in European data.

Alan Kohler here with today’s CEO and it’s Ted Pretty, CEO of Covata, which was a backdoor listing a few years ago, Ted took it over, it’s sort of a data management business. They are now in the process of selling everything that they had, or most of what they had, the original business, and buying a business in Germany and becoming that German company so effectively it’s a reverse takeover and Wolfgang wants the founder and CEO of the German business, called Data Global, becomes the CEO of Covata and Ted Pretty becomes Chairman or Executive Chairman but he is still going to be part time apparently.

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