Prediction technology firm SwiftKey has made a number of appointments with senior figures from Google, King.com and Cable & Wireless all joining its team.
Michael Smith joins as vice president, consumer product management, and will be responsible for SwiftKey’s consumer apps.
Smith was previously a product manager at Google and head of software development UK at London mobile manufacturer INQ. He has also worked with Qualcomm, Yahoo, Amazon and IBM.
Colleen Hall takes the role of vice president, growth, and will lead the teams responsible for attracting and retaining app users.
Hall comes to SwiftKey from King Digital Entertainment where she held roles including head of insight and director of partnerships and business ops.
Additionally Trecilla Lobo joins from a senior HR role at Cable & Wireless Communications and becomes Chief HR Officer with a focus on SwiftKey’s people, culture and professional development.