London -- Magenta Technology, a U.K.-based provider of multi-agent
and semantic Web technologies, announced that it has appointed Mark
de Beer Hinton as chief technology officer. Prior to joining Magenta,
Hinton was the managing director of IT consultancy Penmarc. Before
then, he served as managing director of international IT for Fitch
Ratings. London-based Magenta, which has a software-development
team in Russia, is a start-up specialising in the commercial application
of agent technology.