Gareth Burton

Senior Advisor
Gareth joined Providence in 2022 and is a senior advisor.

Gareth Burton has been a senior advisor with Providence since 2022. He was previously CEO of Thinkproject, a leading European based construction technology software business. While at Thinkproject, Mr. Burton led the company’s management and business transformation whilst growing revenue and delivering an active M&A strategy, culminating in the sale of Thinkproject by TA Associates to EQT in 2020. Prior to that, he served as CIO for Finastra, one of the largest financial technology businesses. Mr. Burton has also held leading technology roles within companies serving the construction and oil and gas industries. He began his career in international service, product and software development roles for Motorola and BT; culminating in leading Motorola’s global Managed Services business. Mr. Burton is currently the chairman of Actico Group, a German-based software company, and he serves on the boards of BuildData Group and Built Intelligence. He graduated from the INSEAD International executive program and holds a Bachelor of Science from Swansea University.

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