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Steve Clarke

Co-founder and Director

Steve co-founded Freeman Clarke in 2012 having held IT Director and senior leadership positions at TalkTalk, Towers Perrin, The Welcome...

Steve co-founded Freeman Clarke in 2012 having held IT Director and senior leadership positions at TalkTalk, Towers Perrin, The Welcome Trust and AOL. Steve leads the operational and people side of the business which includes recruitment and selection ensuring we only get the best of the best. In addition, Steve leads the continuous professional development programme for all our Principals so our clients get IT Directors at the top of their game. To find out more about joining Freeman Clarke, go to our Join Us page.

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Graeme Freeman

Co-founder and Director

Graeme co-founded Freeman Clarke in 2012 having run IT services businesses, built commercial software products, and been a corporate IT...

Graeme co-founded Freeman Clarke in 2012 having run IT services businesses, built commercial software products, and been a corporate IT director and non-executive director. Graeme is responsible for our marketing and sales strategies, oversees our marketing team, and coaches and leads our Regional Directors. His aim is to ensure we build our community of clients and partners, engage with opportunities, and maximise the growth of the business.

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Gerry Lawrence

Regional Director

Southern Home Counties

Gerry leads our Southern Home Counties team. He has held IT leadership positions in a range of companies including Demon Internet,...

Gerry leads our Southern Home Counties team. He has held IT leadership positions in a range of companies including Demon Internet, Tiscali and Lead Forensics. He founded the UK’s first cloud-based CCTV service and has dealt with successful M&A activities at NetNames and Adapt. He has experience of providing IT services to many different business sectors to ensure they support business growth and works with clients in Kent, Sussex and South East London.

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Christine Parker Stubbs

Regional Director

North West

Christine joined Freeman Clarke in 2015 as Regional Director for the North West. Before joining us, Christine held a number...

Christine joined Freeman Clarke in 2015 as Regional Director for the North West. Before joining us, Christine held a number of IT/Transformation Director roles primarily in the B2B and business services sectors, including RAC Motoring Services and Enterprise Plc. Previously, Christine worked in consultancy for Oracle in the healthcare, shipbuilding, agrochemical, retail and food industries. Christine also has a Non-Executive role at her local NHS Foundation Trust.

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Andrew Hart

Regional Director

West Midlands

Andrew joined Freeman Clarke in 2012 as Regional Director for the West Midlands where he is responsible for the development...

Andrew joined Freeman Clarke in 2012 as Regional Director for the West Midlands where he is responsible for the development of the West Midlands team. Before joining Freeman Clarke Andrew was working with a number of SMEs providing consultancy and part time IT Director services after enjoying a successful career which included IT Director roles at Deloitte and Arthur Andersen, and roles in consultancy and software development serving a variety of clients across sectors such as Automotive, Insurance, Utilities, Retail, Hospitality and Defence.

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Victor Kemeny

Regional Director

North East

Victor joined Freeman Clarke in 2017 as Regional Director for Yorkshire and the North East. Before joining us, Victor ran...

Victor joined Freeman Clarke in 2017 as Regional Director for Yorkshire and the North East. Before joining us, Victor ran his own consultancy and has held a number of International Chief Information Officer roles, including William Hill and New Zealand Dairy Board. Previously, Victor has worked delivering Digital and IT transformations in retail, hospitality, gambling, food manufacture, fmcg and financial services sectors.

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Martin Davis

Regional Director

Central London & Northern Home Counties

Martin joined Freeman Clarke in 2014 and now leads the South East and London teams. He has extensive experience with...

Martin joined Freeman Clarke in 2014 and now leads the South East and London teams. He has extensive experience with global companies in sales and marketing as well as senior roles in consulting and leading IT. As an investor and entrepreneur his portfolio career includes chairman and non-executive director positions for technology and property businesses in the UK and overseas. He has sector experience in retail, manufacturing, professional services, media, property, health and entertainment.

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Sally Rainbow-Ockwell

Regional Director

Thames Valley

Sally joined Freeman Clarke in 2015 and now leads the Thames Valley team. Before joining Freeman Clarke, Sally was a...

Sally joined Freeman Clarke in 2015 and now leads the Thames Valley team. Before joining Freeman Clarke, Sally was a Global Award-winning Business Coach in the SME sector. Prior to that, she held a number of IT Director roles in the Retail, Insurance and Services industries including Ottakars, Screwfix Direct and Helphire plc. She has also led transformation projects in Marks & Spencer and Zurich Assurance.

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Pippa Thomas

Regional Director

East Midlands & South Yorkshire

Pippa joined Freeman Clarke in 2014. She runs our East Midlands business as well as being IT Director for one...

Pippa joined Freeman Clarke in 2014. She runs our East Midlands business as well as being IT Director for one of her clients, DEKRA. She began her career in pharmaceuticals and then spent a number of years as an IT Director in the automotive sector driving technology, teams and process development in diverse areas including retail, manufacturing, logistics, finance and service. She also previously ran her own consultancy specialising in CRM and training, and continues to have a number of not for profit roles in the education sector.

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Steve Moss

Regional Director

West London

Steve Moss joined Freeman Clarke in 2018 as the Regional Director for the West London. Prior to working with Freeman...

Steve Moss joined Freeman Clarke in 2018 as the Regional Director for the West London. Prior to working with Freeman Clarke, Steve was working at Ebay as Director of European Monetisation and Sales Operations. He has a background of working in senior IT leadership positions as well as business development and consultancy roles in a variety of sectors. He is also a Six Sigma Black belt and a Gallup Strengths coach.

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Alex Hudson

Principal

Central London & Northern Home Counties

Alex works with organisations to make rapid and fundamental changes to their business by leading in the development and deployment...

Alex works with organisations to make rapid and fundamental changes to their business by leading in the development and deployment of new technology. Regardless of the sector or market in which they operate; by creating contextual awareness of the organisation’s current state and a clear strategy for what is possible, Alex enables businesses to confidently execute projects in the face of significant technical uncertainty and build roadmaps to the future.

Previous projects have ranged from the development large-scale payment processing platforms adapting to new regulatory requirements (AML/KYC and PSD 2), to UK-wide health system integration projects enabling the delivery new forms of care.

An advocate of continuous delivery and mixed-method lean methodologies, Alex works with product teams rapidly iterating on consumer projects through to the development of safety-critical medical devices. At Freeman Clarke, his work has encompassed novel mobile-first social networks through to strategic support of artificially intelligent clinical care platforms, with organizations ranging in size from four/five-person startups through to multinational enterprises.

As well as remaining on top of the latest software development practices, infrastructure approaches and trends within the industry, Alex is specialist in application of information security and data protection, and new/emerging technologies – especially distributed ledger, automation and extended reality.

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Andrew Rainbow-Ockwell

Marketing Assistant

Andrew joined the Freeman Clarke team in early 2018 as a Marketing Assistant. He is responsible for the upkeep of...

Andrew joined the Freeman Clarke team in early 2018 as a Marketing Assistant. He is responsible for the upkeep of our Regional Directors’ LinkedIn accounts and aids our Marketing Department with campaigns, events and CRM maintenance. Prior to joining Freeman Clarke, Andrew was an apprentice at Intel. He is now moving into his final year studying Business Management at The University of Reading. Outside of work, Andrew enjoys attending car shows, working on cars and playing music.

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Andy Jones

Principal

Thames Valley

Andy Jones joined Freeman Clarke having had an extensive career in senior IT leadership positions that culminated in being co-founder...

Andy Jones joined Freeman Clarke having had an extensive career in senior IT leadership positions that culminated in being co-founder and CTO for Jewelstreet, an online designer jewellery marketplace. Andy has wide-ranging digital, ecommerce and online experience as well as operational and infrastructure services. He is used to working at board level and setting and delivering strategic direction for IT and making sure it underpins business growth. As well as founding Jewelstreet, before Freeman Clarke, Andy was CTO at Applegate Directory and Outcome Technologies and Group IT Director at Complinet.

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Brian Packer

Principal

Southern Home Counties

Brian joined Freeman Clarke having previously held senior technical leadership roles with a number of service providers including Colt, Six...

Brian joined Freeman Clarke having previously held senior technical leadership roles with a number of service providers including Colt, Six Degrees Group, Ocean and BIS. His typical approach incorporates both IT strategy and executive operations; building exceptional engineering and project management teams deliver on his clients’ technological objectives. He has over 25 years’ experience working with corporate clients, designing complex applications and infrastructures to provide resilient, scalable IT services. Brian understands that the right combination of technology and human resources is a powerful tool for both organic and acquisition based growth and strives to support his clients deliver on this model.

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Carolyn Bell

Principal

West Midlands

Carolyn joined the West Midlands team in 2017 and has a wealth of experience at both operational and executive level,...

Carolyn joined the West Midlands team in 2017 and has a wealth of experience at both operational and executive level, with considerable experience delivering robust and cutting-edge IT solutions for business critical, highly-available & secure environments across a variety of sectors including media, healthcare and social housing. Carolyn is highly experienced in formulating and delivering IT strategies, service management, successful project delivery and business leadership. She has a passion for technology and its use as an enabler to deliver business growth and transformation. Since joining the team, she has been working with Harris Lamb, a property consultancy business headquartered in Birmingham with offices across the Midlands, and Birmingham-based Peters, the UK’s leading supplier of children’s books and furniture to schools and public libraries.

Prior to joining Freeman Clarke, Carolyn held senior leadership roles at Castleton Technology Plc, Bromford Housing Group, Alliance Medical Ltd and Autotrader. She holds an MBA from Manchester Business School.

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Chris Price

Principal

West Midlands

Chris joined Freeman Clarke having previously worked for the Home Office as Head of Police Science and Technology Unit. Prior...

Chris joined Freeman Clarke having previously worked for the Home Office as Head of Police Science and Technology Unit. Prior to that he worked on an interim basis with West Midlands Police where he ran the technical transformation of the forces change programme delivering savings in excess of £125M. He’s also worked as a consultant and director with Advoco-Innovart and CIO/CTO with the Highways Agency. Chris has a proven track records in both strategic formulation and execution, and demonstrable evidence of delivering technology enabled infrastructure transformation and business change.

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Danny Reeves

Principal

West Midlands

Danny joined Freeman Clarke after 30 years in senior technology and leadership roles including CIO, COO & CEO, from start-ups...

Danny joined Freeman Clarke after 30 years in senior technology and leadership roles including CIO, COO & CEO, from start-ups through to global enterprises, operating in Research, Oil & Gas, Banking, Telecoms, Local Government, Construction, Software, Data Analytics and SaaS.

He has extensive experience transforming and developing small and large organisations through digitisation, systems, process and data efficiency, strategy, people development and culture change.

An early evangelist and leader for the role technology plays in the development and growth of all businesses, from support functions through to outright business leadership.

“Passionate in my belief that technology is a driving force in the evolution of the way we live our lives, the way we work and the way we serve the people around us, from friends and family, colleagues and customers, to society and culture”.

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Dave Martin

Principal

West Midlands

Dave joined the Freeman Clarke West Midlands team in 2013 and has been working with some long-term clients including: Nottingham-based,...

Dave joined the Freeman Clarke West Midlands team in 2013 and has been working with some long-term clients including: Nottingham-based, BioCity, the UK’s largest bioscience incubator with multiple sites in Nottingham, Glasgow and Manchester; P&M Group and ISD Solutions, the leading contractor specialising in the development, construction and maintenance of cold stores, firewalls, data centres, clean rooms, single-envelope, external industrial cladding and doors headquartered in Gloucester; Millboard, a Coventry based family run manufacturing company that designs, creates and manufactures, unique decking products, which are recognised as the premium non-wood decking on the market; and Murray Uniforms one of the UK’s leading uniforms partner to some of the UK’s major brands, based in Coventry.

 

Prior to joining Freeman Clarke, Dave was Director of IT at First Response Finance and has worked at a senior level within diverse industries including healthcare, finance, logistics and retail.

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David Beck

Principal

West Midlands

David joined Freeman Clarke in 2015 and is working with long term clients including Green Gourmet, Gloucester based Queens award...

David joined Freeman Clarke in 2015 and is working with long term clients including Green Gourmet, Gloucester based Queens award winning food innovation business, L W Cole, a Birmingham based major installer of white goods throughout the UK and Barnett Ravenscroft Wealth Management, a unique Wealth Management company also based in Birmingham. During his time with Freeman Clarke he has also worked with Horiba Mira, a motor industry research and testing organisation based in Warwickshire defining the organisational IT strategy and Camden BRI a leading food research institute in Gloucestershire implementing organisational change. Prior to this, David was an IT Director/CTO in a number of IT companies responsible for delivering projects to the organisations such as HSBC, Legal and General and the BBC. David is an advocate of apprentice schemes and strives to bring young people into the world of IT and provides mentoring to students as they consider entering the workplace.

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David Carter

Principal

Central London & Northern Home Counties

David joined Freeman Clarke having successfully held senior IT leadership and director roles in a number of organisations within B2B,...

David joined Freeman Clarke having successfully held senior IT leadership and director roles in a number of organisations within B2B, B2C, media, professional, publishing, outsourcing, BPO and FTSE100 corporate sectors, including Impellam Group, Williams Lea, Callcredit and EMAP plc. David has significant experience in the translation of business requirements into tangible and realistic IT deliverables, along with experience of driving change management, business transformation, service transition strategies, technology roadmaps and data centre consolidation. David has in depth experience of building both onshore and remote IT teams.

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David Rawlinson

Principal

North West

David joined Freeman Clarke having successfully held senior IT leadership and director roles in a number of large organisations across...

David joined Freeman Clarke having successfully held senior IT leadership and director roles in a number of large organisations across a range of sectors, including the Littlewoods Retail Group, Alfred McAlpine Business Services and McNicholas Construction. David has significant experience of formulating business enabling IT strategies then delivering major transformation programmes involving process optimisation, applications development and infrastructure deployment. In addition, he has a strong track record of identifying and implementing right-fit third-party partnerships.  Prior to joining Freeman Clarke, David spent 3 years as Client Services Director at Adept4 Managed IT Services, a consultancy and service provider who specialise in delivering innovative IT solutions to SMEs.

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David Stanton

Principal

Central London & Northern Home Counties

David has 25 years’ experience in IT services in both management and technical roles. Prior to Freeman Clarke, David built...

David has 25 years’ experience in IT services in both management and technical roles. Prior to Freeman Clarke, David built from start-up and sold two IT support companies. David has extensive knowledge of the SME sector helping organisations apply technology to solve business issues and create value. Based in London, David works with clients across the South East, his current clients are in bio tech, insurance, exhibitions management and a charity additionally his experience encompasses financial services, professional services, property, retail and recruitment. In his spare time he enjoys cooking, cycling and swimming. Read the Oxitec client story.

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David Tellis

Principal

Central London & Northern Home Counties

David joined the London and Northern Home Counties team in 2016 and has been supporting clients in manufacturing, HVAC, insurance,...

David joined the London and Northern Home Counties team in 2016 and has been supporting clients in manufacturing, HVAC, insurance, security, publishing logistics, public health, office relocation and financial services since that time. He helps his clients to navigate through the technology minefield by understanding their goals & challenges before agreeing a clear direction and taking ownership for their IT.

 

David’s career began in manufacturing, before becoming the CIO/IT Director within a number of sectors including Legal, Enterprise Development, Not-For-Profit, IVF and Rail Regulation, an ISP and the NHS.

 

Based in Essex, David also supports clients in London, Suffolk, Hertfordshire and Kent. He is highly ethical with a passion for business improvement and delivers value from day one.  When not working, he enjoys motorcycling, sailing, cycling, skiing, DIY and golf.

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David Webb

Principal

Central London & Northern Home Counties

David joined Freeman Clarke after working for 10 years in senior corporate IT positions most recently as IT Director with...

David joined Freeman Clarke after working for 10 years in senior corporate IT positions most recently as IT Director with Data Monitor and Hays Recruitment. Additionally he has worked for EY providing IT Due Diligence, Integration and Cost Reduction advice. David joined Freeman Clarke in 2015 to help clients to grow and flourish. He has worked internationally and enjoys building strong relationships with clients enabling him to provide proactive and personal advice and guidance. David enjoys spending time with his daughter and reading history. Read the BRC client story.

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David Williamson

Principal

North West

David, based on the Wirral, joined Freeman Clarke in 2015 as a Principal in the North West region. David’s IT...

David, based on the Wirral, joined Freeman Clarke in 2015 as a Principal in the North West region. David’s IT career has included 10 years at Accenture followed by successful IT Director roles in a variety of sectors including Multi-Channel Retail, FMCG, and Financial Services mainly in the Leeds and Manchester area. At Freeman Clarke, David has helped The Big Life Group, a leading Manchester-based charity, and David is currently providing part-time IT Director services to two other clients in Warrington: The Delivery Group, an Ecommerce, Retail and Postal Logistics business; and Assura, a FTSE 250 company, in the Primary Care Property sector. Read Assura PLC, The Delivery Group, The Big Life Group client testimonials.

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Debra Fairlie

Principal

West Midlands

Debra joined Freeman Clarke in 2018 having successfully held senior IT leadership and director roles in a number of large...

Debra joined Freeman Clarke in 2018 having successfully held senior IT leadership and director roles in a number of large organisations across a range of sectors, including Legal & General, Eversheds, Walt Disney, Mitchells & Butlers and Guide Dogs Association.  Debra has significant experience of delivering major benefits through aligned Business and IT strategies and leading transformation programmes.

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Des Matthewman

Principal

West London

Before joining Freeman Clarke, Des spent for 18 years in Financial Services bringing over 25 online products to market. As...

Before joining Freeman Clarke, Des spent for 18 years in Financial Services bringing over 25 online products to market. As the senior IT leader within a consulting business, he was responsible for the development, operation, infrastructure and security of all online products & services. Working closely with his peers, he took the business from start-up, through to a number of acquisitions & mergers, to finally residing within a FTSE100.

Des is passionate about personal growth, and remains a coach & mentor to a number of technology leaders

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Gary Carter

Principal

North West

Gary joined Freeman Clarke in the middle of 2016 having held senior IT leadership positions at large corporates such as...

Gary joined Freeman Clarke in the middle of 2016 having held senior IT leadership positions at large corporates such as Jarvis, Kingston Communications and HC One. He has considerable experience of business transformation utilising emerging technologies. Currently Gary is working with The Driver Group to lead the transformation of their IT landscape. Gary has also completed IT reviews with Diagnostax and Millenium Care. Gary has previously provided consultancy services in to the SME sector and enjoys working within this sector.

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Gemma Amond

Marketing and Communications Manager

Gemma joined the Freeman Clarke team in 2015 as our Marketing and Communications Manager. She is responsible for the development...

Gemma joined the Freeman Clarke team in 2015 as our Marketing and Communications Manager. She is responsible for the development and delivery of our multi-channel marketing strategy to drive awareness and business growth. Most of her marketing career has been based in Sydney, Australia and she has over 14 years of experience from both agency and client side roles and within B2B and B2C environments. She has operated across a variety sectors including Retail, Charity, IT, Banking and Health and Beauty.

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Graham Sweeney

Principal

Yorkshire and North East

Graham joined Freeman Clarke with extensive experience within professional services, especially the legal sector.  Graham has lead on integration projects...

Graham joined Freeman Clarke with extensive experience within professional services, especially the legal sector.  Graham has lead on integration projects following mergers and acquisitions, and on the successful roll out and subsequent adoption of case and practice management systems. Graham is keen to ensure the business derives maximum value from any investment in technology, and that it extracts maximum value from existing systems. Graham also sits on the Finance Audit and Governance Committee of a local charity to advise on IT.

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Hugo Smith

Principal

Central London & Northern Home Counties

Hugo joined Freeman Clarke after working with a range of SMEs as Interim CTO, CIO & IT Director and running...

Hugo joined Freeman Clarke after working with a range of SMEs as Interim CTO, CIO & IT Director and running change & transformation programmes. Hugo has implemented Cloud solutions, ecommerce platforms, ERP systems and led Agile teams improving productivity. Previously Hugo was IT Director at Sporting Index, where he launched them on all digital channels and took them through two rounds of MBO. Hugo is now working with clients in manufacturing/supply chain and logistics in Essex and East London. In his spare time Hugo enjoys working on his family smallholding in Suffolk.

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Iain Armstrong

Principal

East Midlands & South Yorkshire

Iain joined the East Midlands team and works as IT Director with AllTruck in Leicester, specialists in contract hire and...

Iain joined the East Midlands team and works as IT Director with AllTruck in Leicester, specialists in contract hire and truck rental, where his IT transformation programme won their Business Partner of the Year Award in 2016. He is IT Director at Cornelius Group in Bishops Stortford, a European manufacturer and distributor of speciality chemicals, additives and ingredients and as CIO at Armitage Pet Care in Nottingham, defining and delivering IT strategies to help them both transform and modernise the technology used to ensure the clients gain real business value to support their growth. He has delivered IT strategies for the Motor Neurone Disease Association in Northampton and an Education Trust in Norwich and has worked with a Facilities Management company, helping to deliver a business optimisation programme and also with an importer and distributor of cut flowers and citrus fruits, to help them design and move to a new purpose built pack house and distribution facility. Prior to Freeman Clarke, Iain also held senior IT leadership positions at CEVA Logistics and TNT Logistics. Read AllTruck client story.

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Ian Coyle

Principal

Central London & Northern Home Counties

Ian is in the London team at Freeman Clarke and has extensive experience as a CIO CTO & IT Director....

Ian is in the London team at Freeman Clarke and has extensive experience as a CIO CTO & IT Director. Ian is an expert in digital and business transformation. He has delivered marketing automation solutions, deployed finance and ERP systems and multiple cloud SaaS applications and IaaS platforms. Ian has sector experience in FinTech, FMCG, media, retail, food, travel, manufacturing, aerospace and defence. Corporate roles include CIO at Regenersis and Martin-Baker Aircraft.

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Ian Gates

Principal

Southern Home Counties

Ian is an experienced IT Director/CIO with over 25 years of experience at a senior level, much of it in...

Ian is an experienced IT Director/CIO with over 25 years of experience at a senior level, much of it in acquiring and bringing smaller businesses up to standard. He has experience across many sectors, including insurance, public sector, logistics and business services. Ian’s goals are to focus investment in line with business strategy, whilst ensuring suppliers are managed and services are properly supported. Ian is working with clients across Kent and Sussex.

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Jane Gilmour

Principal

West London

Jane joined Freeman Clarke in 2018, having previously held global senior IT positions in multiple industries, including CTO for the...

Jane joined Freeman Clarke in 2018, having previously held global senior IT positions in multiple industries, including CTO for the international businesses of The Coca-Cola Company; Barclays Bank where she was the Head of Technology Services Enterprise Architecture and Delivery; prior to that was the CTO for GE Capital EMEA. Jane also worked for Accenture and JPMorgan in IT specialist architecture, enablement and operational roles.

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Jason Paton

Principal

East Midlands & South Yorkshire

Jason joined the East Midlands region at Freeman Clarke bringing with him over 20 years experience as a managed service...

Jason joined the East Midlands region at Freeman Clarke bringing with him over 20 years experience as a managed service provider including 15 years as Managing Director. Jason has extensive experience working across a number of industries including financial services, manufacturing, charities and the defence sector.

 

Jason demonstrates a balanced approach to technology and business leadership, engaging with all business stakeholders both internally and externally. He has a proven track record of being able to translate business requirements into tangible, realistic technology deliverables and outcomes.

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Jeremy Wilkes

Principal

Yorkshire and North East

Jeremy joined Freeman Clarke in 2018. His prior career has been in IT management and consulting. He has held IT...

Jeremy joined Freeman Clarke in 2018. His prior career has been in IT management and consulting. He has held IT Director roles in banking and financial services, and senior roles in global professional services firms. He has led and delivered client programmes at board level in many industry sectors, including retail, transport and distribution, telecommunications and media, insurance, health and government. In these roles, Jeremy has built and led teams of diverse IT specialists to deliver complex IT outcomes on time and to budget.

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Jim Bridge

Principal

Southern Home Counties

Jim joined Freeman Clark after working with SME’s over the past seven years in interim CTO, CIO and CEO roles...

Jim joined Freeman Clark after working with SME’s over the past seven years in interim CTO, CIO and CEO roles helping them define and execute their business and technology strategies to meet their company objectives. Prior to that Jim worked in senior IT Director and Board roles for leading national and international companies in Europe and the USA. These roles involved responsibility for digital transformation, legacy system modernisation, application and infrastructure consolidation and project office leadership. He has led several software companies in the development of new products and built high calibre teams to accelerate delivery to market. Having started his career in business Jim has always focussed on ensuring that technology, and technology teams, are aligned with the goals of the business to drive revenue and profit.

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Joe Mernagh

Principal

Central London & Northern Home Counties

Joe joined Freeman Clarke in 2015 with a wide experience of managing technology for UK and international companies. He is...

Joe joined Freeman Clarke in 2015 with a wide experience of managing technology for UK and international companies. He is currently working with clients in a range of industry sectors including biotechnology, sports services, intellectual property and wealth management. Prior to joining Freeman Clarke, he held positions such as IT Director at Davies Group and Chief Knowledge Officer at Evotec. Joe has a particular interest in knowledge management and developing high performance teams. Read the Oxitec client story.

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John Prendergast

Principal

East Midlands & South Yorkshire

John joined Freeman Clark having previously held Senior IT roles at Kingfisher, Dairy Farm, Sun Microsystems, Siemens Nixdorf and PMC...

John joined Freeman Clark having previously held Senior IT roles at Kingfisher, Dairy Farm, Sun Microsystems, Siemens Nixdorf and PMC Retail. He has over 20 years’ IT industry experience and has balanced his career working in service provider, end user and consulting companies to gain perspective from each side of the fence. He has been responsible for leading small and large IT organisations. Delivered many business change and IT programmes across Europe and Asia. John has a passion for using technology to support business growth. He builds strong relationships with business leaders, keeps technology simple and ensures IT and the business work together to deliver benefit to the company. Enjoys developing and mentoring teams.

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John Reeve

Principal

Thames Valley

John joins the Thames Valley region of Freeman Clarke and is a highly experienced, versatile & results driven Global IT...

John joins the Thames Valley region of Freeman Clarke and is a highly experienced, versatile & results driven Global IT Leader. John has extensive experience across multiple industries and sizes from B2B, B2C to manufacturing, technology and international corporate markets. John demonstrates a collaborative approach to successful IT departmental leadership, engaging with all business stakeholders both internally and externally. He has a proven track record of being able to translate business requirements into tangible, realistic technology deliverables and outcomes. As well as extensive IT knowledge, John is an experienced people and team manager, having managed teams of up to 70 and providing service to over 10,000 users. John lives just outside Oxford and has a first class degree in Chemistry.

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John Rogers

Principal

Thames Valley

John has 20+ years of experience in both management, operations and technical roles having delivered impactful business and customer solutions...

John has 20+ years of experience in both management, operations and technical roles having delivered impactful business and customer solutions and technology transformations.  John has built technology teams and has managed the sale and merger of a number of technology centric businesses, having delivered effective technology roadmaps providing innovative products and services with high business and customer impact.

Previous projects include delivering global marketing sites, establishing customer focussed technology cultures, international eCommerce solutions and expanding a market disrupting SaaS business and has held senior technology and business management positions ranging from CIO, IT Solution Director, Head of IT and Operations and Managing Director.

With a desire to drive business change by aligning IT to the business strategy John ensures value is optimised and suppliers are effectively managed.  He has also implemented ERP, managed IT operations and led agile product and development teams delivering multiple online products.

John has worked for start-ups to international medium enterprises within the travel, property, banking, psychometric assessment and training sectors.

In his free time John likes to spend time outdoors running or cycling, having recently competed in marathons and triathlons.

He holds a remote sensing and Geographic Information System PhD from Plymouth University.

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John Thompson

Principal

Yorkshire and North East

John joined Freeman Clarke after more than 25 years helping ambitious, growing companies maximise the business benefits of I.T. Prior...

John joined Freeman Clarke after more than 25 years helping ambitious, growing companies maximise the business benefits of I.T. Prior to joining Freeman Clarke, John successfully held IT Director and other director / senior leadership roles in several companies in the York and Leeds areas, including Aviva, Ventura, Energis, Tenet Group and Towergate, and played an instrumental role in the set-up and development of investment fund specialist Sinfonia Asset Management. As well as John’s strong domain expertise in retail financial services, telecommunications and customer services, he has a proven track record of transformational change and service delivery – specialties include IT strategy formulation and execution, programme leadership, application delivery, change management, team building and leadership. He always focusses on the business strategy, ensuring that technology solutions, and the way they are applied, managed and used, are aligned with strategic business goals. When not working John plays an active role in the community including organising the annual village beer festival.

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Jon Tattersall

Principal

North East

A technology and business leader with over 25 years experience of digital transformation, change management, IT department and programme leadership....

A technology and business leader with over 25 years experience of digital transformation, change management, IT department and programme leadership. A proven track record of defining and delivering business and IT strategies, improving operational efficiency and driving digital engagement with customers. Expert at mapping product or business roadmaps to technology strategy and articulation of complex issues to executives. Engaging at both a strategic board level yet able to become hands on when needed.

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Julian Powell

Talent Manager

Julian joined Freeman Clarke at the beginning of 2017 and is part of our central team. He is responsible for...

Julian joined Freeman Clarke at the beginning of 2017 and is part of our central team. He is responsible for all recruitment, CPD and HR activities both here in the UK and with our newly expanded team in Singapore. Julian has over 20 years’ experience with recruitment and HR and was most recently with a global charity looking after the recruitment of their international teams. Prior to that he has extensive experience working across a number of sectors including retail, warehousing and consultancy.

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Julian Price

Principal

Central London & Northern Home Counties

Julian Price joined Freeman Clark in early 2018. He brings with him more than 20 years’ experience in the technology...

Julian Price joined Freeman Clark in early 2018. He brings with him more than 20 years’ experience in the technology sector where he has led the development of solutions for a diverse range of organisations across the Retail Banking, Public Safety and Entertainment sectors. Working on behalf of Camelot Group, Microsoft and Compaq Computer Corporation he has built high performing teams and award-winning solutions across the US, Canada, France and Germany. A subject matter expert in online safety, privacy, consumer protection, and education he has influenced buy-in from cross-functional staff to C-suite leaders. He established Microsoft and MSN as leaders in child and online safety globally. As Chief Technical Officer of the UK’s Child Exploitation and Online Protection Centre, Julian collaborated with government agencies, Homeland Security, The Royal Canadian Mounted Police and UK’s Serious Organised Crime Agency to design and build technology solutions for a new police force. He was recognised twice with Microsoft’s Circle of Excellence awards presented by Bill Gates himself. Julian’s commitment to shaping technology as a lever for change and business growth started more than two decades ago when he consulted on technology to Compaq Computer Corporation’s clients, Lloyds TSB, Barclays and Natwest.Julian is a native Londoner and currently resides in Hertfordshire where he can be found playing tennis and leading events for his local club.

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Julian Starling

Principal

West Midlands

Julian joined FreemanClarke in early 2019 after 20+ years in senior IT leadership positions including 14 years as an IT...

Julian joined FreemanClarke in early 2019 after 20+ years in senior IT leadership positions including 14 years as an IT Director or CIO, both in the UK and internationally.
He has worked in a variety of sectors, including manufacturing, banking, distribution, healthcare and not for profit, often for PE/VC backed organisations. He is experienced at turning around failing IT organisations and pulling together teams created through merger.

Julian is an experienced C-level executive, having been part of senior leadership teams going through a variety of challenges, with the common theme of needing and IT strategy and team to better support or enable the business strategy.

Before managing teams, he has worked in a variety of development and support roles giving him the ability and credibility to talk to senior and junior staff.

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Katy Smith

Finance Manager

Katy joined Freeman Clarke in 2015 and is the Finance Manager in our central team. She is responsible for all...

Katy joined Freeman Clarke in 2015 and is the Finance Manager in our central team. She is responsible for all financial transactions and reporting both in the UK and overseas. Before joining Freeman Clarke, Katy worked with several blue-chip companies as a management accountant and finance systems analyst. She has wide experience across a number of industries including travel, retail, charities and consumer goods. When not balancing the books, Katy enjoys travel and family dog walks.

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Kev Cooper

Principal

Thames Valley

Kev joined Freeman Clarke having worked for international market leading organisations within Manufacturing, Oil & Gas and the Consulting Services...

Kev joined Freeman Clarke having worked for international market leading organisations within Manufacturing, Oil & Gas and the Consulting Services sectors, on industry leading projects in the fields of brand/revenue protection, electronic voting and supply chain traceability solutions.  Working across the Thames Valley and South of England, with clients in future talent & volume recruitment outsourcing (Newbury), online retail (Reading) and a Law practice (Oxfordshire). Kev’s experience encompasses a broad range of IT disciplines, including, software development, business analysis, programme management, supply chain consultancy, executive leadership and digital transformation. Kev has considerable experience in aligning technology to business strategies to maximise outcomes.  As a member of Executive teams, he has taken instrumental roles in helping to drive the growth of industry leading businesses and the development of new product lines. Read the Amberjack client story.

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Les Davidson

Principal

Southern Home Counties

Les joined Freeman Clarke in 2016, bringing with him extensive business and technical experience gained over 27 years working with...

Les joined Freeman Clarke in 2016, bringing with him extensive business and technical experience gained over 27 years working with major multinational organisations in both the Retail and Energy sectors. As part of the Southern Home Counties Team his client base is equally diverse, shaping strategy and mentoring the in-house IT team for a major law firm in Maidstone and as IT Director of a global healthcare company, is defining the future IT strategy and leading the selection and implementation of a new ERP solution in support of ambitious, international growth objectives. Able to think strategically, Les has a proven track record in delivering high quality, companywide IT solutions and services in complex, global corporate environments and enjoys developing and leading high performing teams in support of business change.

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Les Kerjenski

Principal

East Midlands & South Yorkshire

Les has over 25 years of global IT leadership experience within blue-chip and SME organisations including financial, pharmaceutical, education and...

Les has over 25 years of global IT leadership experience within blue-chip and SME organisations including financial, pharmaceutical, education and manufacturing. His particular competence is leading application and web technology development teams, both on-shore and off-shore to create bespoke applications that enhance productivity, performance and security.

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Lisa Thomas

HR Administrator

Lisa joined Freeman Clarke in May 2018 as HR administrator. Lisa joined us with over 20 years’ experience within HR...

Lisa joined Freeman Clarke in May 2018 as HR administrator. Lisa joined us with over 20 years’ experience within HR and recruitment gained by working across a variety of industry sectors, from SME, Non Profit, Finance to  large International pharmaceutical companies.  Lisa started working initially in high street recruitment agencies before moving in house with Datamomitor. Here she had responsibility for the National Graduate Recruitment Program. Following that moved to work with the International Stress Management Association. Lisa is responsible for the day to day running and coordination of HR and the onboarding of new members of the team.

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Mark Parsonage

Principal

Central London & Northern Home Counties

Mark has over 20 years experience working in software development in both technical and management roles. Mark has worked for...

Mark has over 20 years experience working in software development in both technical and management roles. Mark has worked for SMEs and FTSE 100 companies, held ‘Head of’, Director and CTO level roles, running cross functional teams to deliver mobile, web, and backend systems. Often these teams have been going through significant structural and cultural change, whilst being geographically dispersed. These experiences have lead Mark to value working across organisational silos, to deliver business change, whilst taking accountability for improvements in the Technology team. Developing strategies and tactics that allow the business to move forward in the short term, whilst plotting a path to longer term strategic goals is a challenge that he enjoys.

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Mark Ralph

Principal

North West

Mark has spent his career in the delivery of IT service and support and prior to joining Freeman Clarke owned...

Mark has spent his career in the delivery of IT service and support and prior to joining Freeman Clarke owned and managed a successful MSP for over 15 years. Following the sale of the business he has continued to work as a technology consultant helping SME’s ensure that they have the right IT strategy in place to meet the goals of the business. He has worked with businesses in Retail, the Charitable sector and professional services. Currently working for The Diocese of Salford, one of 23 Roman Catholic Diocese in the UK with unique business needs and processes. He is also part time IT Director for Johnsons Moving Services, a fast-growing company providing commercial, domestic as well as specialist moving services through-out the UK.

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Martin Shaw

Principal

East Midlands & South Yorkshire

Martin works with a number of clients across the East Midlands. These include Nottingham Trams who operate and maintain the...

Martin works with a number of clients across the East Midlands. These include Nottingham Trams who operate and maintain the tram network for Greater Nottingham, Pedigree Wholesale, a leading supplier of pet foods and products and Sleaford Quality Foods who supply high quality ingredients to the food industry. Martin has been helping to develop their IT strategies and associated implementation plans to achieve challenging corporate goals including the direct project management of two ERP system implementations. Martin’s experience also spans across a range of other sectors including IT Services, Brewery and Pharmaceuticals. Prior to joining Freeman Clarke, Martin held senior leadership roles and directorships at Financial Services and Telecommunications companies including Capital One, TDX Group and Esendex. In addition, he has worked in the Engineering sector for Rolls-Royce, Thomson CSF (now Thales) and Marconi. Holding an MBA from Warwick Business School, Martin has extensive programme and software development leadership experience and a passion for delivery. Read Sleaford Quality Foods client story

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Mat Diss

Principal

Thames Valley

Mat joined Freeman Clarke in 2015 bringing with him 25 years experience in IT from both a management and technical...

Mat joined Freeman Clarke in 2015 bringing with him 25 years experience in IT from both a management and technical viewpoint. Mat has been working with a number of clients in the Thames Valley area.  These include Pelican Procurement in Elstead, a provider of procurement services to the catering industry and Coachhire.com in Slough who provide coach hire services to both business and retail customers.  Mat has been helping both companies streamline their development processes and implement secure IT infrastructures. Prior to joining Freeman Clarke, he held senior IT positions in various companies and, most recently, sold his IT software company to a PLC. Mat has extensive experience in the SME sector and enjoys helping companies use the right technology to grow to their full potential. He has wide experience of digital technologies, in particular mobile and e-commerce. Mat is passionate about getting the younger generations interested in technology and is a STEM ambassador, volunteering at events in local schools.

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Mike Gray

Principal

Southern Home Counties

Mike is an experienced executive with a hybrid mix of commercial and technology skills. Highly skilled at aligning commercial drivers...

Mike is an experienced executive with a hybrid mix of commercial and technology skills. Highly skilled at aligning commercial drivers and vision to technology strategy, and delivery across a wide range of industries and business sizes. Creating new business models and leveraging emerging and cutting-edge technologies for commercial gain.

Mike has a proven talent for identifying and developing business opportunities and delivery models that offer tangible bottom-line value and positive NPV.

He has a background in Software as a Service (SAAS), managed services and cloud platforms, as well as mobile technology. Mike helps businesses move from classic IT platforms and business processes to more modern solutions, driven by the business case and the bottom line return on investment case.

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Mike Todd

Principal

Southern Home Counties

Mike became a member of the Freeman Clarke team at the start of 2019 having spent over 20 years working...

Mike became a member of the Freeman Clarke team at the start of 2019 having spent over 20 years working in the finance industry at investment banks, hedge funds and fintech. This culminated in him holding senior IT management positions as well as CTO roles for several start-ups. More recently Mike was the CTO for YorMedia, a digital media company providing full agency services to digital publishers. His industry experience covers retail, construction, transport, finance and digital media. Technically Mike covers all aspects of software development, infrastructure and support as well as managing both development and engineering teams in-house and off-shore

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Neil Higham

Principal

North West

Neil has more than 30 years of technical experience within the private and public sector. With three Director roles under his...

Neil has more than 30 years of technical experience within the private and public sector. With three Director roles under his belt, Neil has set and delivered IT strategies and extensive transformation programmes to either setup new IT functions or turn around underperforming ones. Before moving into leadership roles he held a number of technical and management roles across the whole spectrum of IT including software development, infrastructure and support.

Neil is currently working with Robinsons Brewery, an independent family brewer based in Stockport. Robinsons have been brewing for almost two centuries and own around 260 pubs, inns and hotels across the North West. He is also working as IT Director with Sleeperz Hotels, who have created a range of compact city centre lifestyle hotels around the UK.

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Nick Capell

Principal

West Midlands

Nick joined Freeman Clarke in 2015 and has been working with the West Midlands team for clients in the professional...

Nick joined Freeman Clarke in 2015 and has been working with the West Midlands team for clients in the professional services, logistics and healthcare sectors. Before Freeman Clarke, Nick was IT Director for Royal Mail Group’s commercial businesses and previously held CIO, CTO and IT Director roles at HomeServe, Nestor Healthcare Group and Thomson Reuters.

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Nick Thackray

Principal

West London

Nick is passionate about harnessing technology to bring fresh energy into growing companies, underpinning their foundations and allowing them to...

Nick is passionate about harnessing technology to bring fresh energy into growing companies, underpinning their foundations and allowing them to leap-frog competitors. He has significant leadership experience in helping companies overcome their challenges and create real value through the architecting and implementation of technology solutions and strategy.

Nick’s business experience spans Logistics, Manufacturing, Professional Services, Financial Trading, Telecoms, and Public Sector, and his roles have covered operations, solution design, and program delivery, including digital transformation.  He has significant international experience, but more recently has assisted clients in Slough, Farnborough, Guildford, Woking, Twickenham and central London.

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Paul Larner

Principal

Central London & Northern Home Counties

Paul is an MBA-qualified IT Director, who joined Freeman Clarke in late 2014 after a career with blue-chip companies such...

Paul is an MBA-qualified IT Director, who joined Freeman Clarke in late 2014 after a career with blue-chip companies such as International SOS, RBS Insurance, The Post Office and AIG. Paul uses his extensive IT and business experience with Freeman Clarke clients across London and the South East to help stabilise and grow their businesses through the use of technology. Paul has implemented a cloud-based workforce management solution to help a client constrained by manual processes, a hosted IT platform for a client struggling to recruit specialists in their remote location enabling their staff to collaborate and restructured an IT team to support a client’s business which has now been acquired by a blue-chip organisation.  Read SimplifyDigital, Rendall&Rittner client stories.

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Paul Southam

Principal

East Midlands & South Yorkshire

Paul has nearly 20 years in Technology roles working in a number of different sectors, including healthcare, education, finance, marketing...

Paul has nearly 20 years in Technology roles working in a number of different sectors, including healthcare, education, finance, marketing and not for profit. With over 8 years at senior management level, Paul has helped organisations turn around poor performing IT functions, by setting strategies or delivering stalled projects. Paul is an accredited risk, change and project practitioner.

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Peter Taylor

Principal

North West

Pete is an IT Director with a passion for delivering business growth through technology innovation and transformation. Pete has been...

Pete is an IT Director with a passion for delivering business growth through technology innovation and transformation. Pete has been an IT Director at 4 rapidly growing organisations in the Insurance, Wealth Management, Not for Profit and Public sectors, helping them utilise data assets and technology to implement successful business strategies. Prior to his Directorships Pete spent 10 years at Deloitte and Ernst & Young advising clients in the Retail, Financial Services and Manufacturing sectors on technology and business change.

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Phil Tottie

Principal

Phil Tottie joined Freeman Clarke with more than 35 years of international IT experience in a breadth of technical, commercial...

Phil Tottie joined Freeman Clarke with more than 35 years of international IT experience in a breadth of technical, commercial and leadership roles, having lived and worked in UK, Switzerland, Middle East, India and Latin America. Phil has delivered transformation programmes, facilitated change management programmes to turn around under-performing organisations and is adept at analysing businesses to identify opportunities for improved efficiencies, services and cohesion. He is accustomed to the need for distilling and communicating product and technology strategies to non-technical audiences. Phil has worked with clients in the financial, manufacturing, logistics, transport, retail and charity sectors.

 

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Pip Bailey

Events Campaign Administrator

Pip joined Freeman Clarke in March 2018 as our Events Campaign Administrator. She assists our Regional Directors with coordinating their...

Pip joined Freeman Clarke in March 2018 as our Events Campaign Administrator. She assists our Regional Directors with coordinating their local events and helping to ensure they run smoothly. After moving from New Zealand in 2001 Pip gained a wealth of experience in London working as a PA and organising events within an international engineering and design consultancy. She’s also had experience within Human Resources, in particular coordinating Leadership Development programmes.

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Ric Hill

Principal

Thames Valley

Ric Hill joined Freeman Clarke in April 2019 and brings with him a broad range of business experience, having built...

Ric Hill joined Freeman Clarke in April 2019 and brings with him a broad range of business experience, having built and run a successful software development company from nothing to a team of over 30.

Ric has previously held roles such as Chief Technology Officer for a fast-growing business, during which he grew and shaped the technology efforts to see the company through a successful investment cycle at a 9 figure valuation. In addition, Ric has a particular interest in Agile and Lean development processes and presents talks on the topic at various conferences around the UK.

With Philosophy and Computing degrees and years of hands-on technology experience prior to a variety of leadership roles, Ric offers a critical, open-minded and informed approach to technology adoption in ambitious organisations. Ric’s approach is people-first, recognising the importance of talent in the modern workplace. Previous companies in which Ric has played a pivotal role have received awards such as the “Happiest Workplace”! Ric competes in Triathlons and Iron Man competitions at a high level, typically finishing in the top 5% and uses this steely determination in providing business solutions for clients.

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Richard Veys

Principal

West Midlands

Richard joined Freeman Clarke with over 16 years’ IT leadership experience. Prior to joining, Richard has been both an IT...

Richard joined Freeman Clarke with over 16 years’ IT leadership experience. Prior to joining, Richard has been both an IT Director and Consultant across industries including construction, consultancy, aviation, relocation, government, commercial and corporate sectors. He is focused on the development and delivery of IT strategies and solutions and specialises in developing IT in growing SMEs. He is also commercially aware with a broad range of experience having worked for world-class organisations including British Airways, Bain & Co and Cap Gemini. Along with his skills in IT strategy, he works hard in developing and managing individuals and teams to leverage their expertise for both their own personal development, the benefit of the organisation and customers.

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Sabrina McGregor

Marketing Operations Manager

Sabrina joined the Freeman Clarke team in 2018 and as Marketing Operations Manager she is responsible for the smooth delivery...

Sabrina joined the Freeman Clarke team in 2018 and as Marketing Operations Manager she is responsible for the smooth delivery of our multi-channel Marketing campaigns and the day to day activities of the Marketing Department. She has worked in International Business and Sales for over 15 years in the UK, France and Colombia; in a range of industries including business consultancy, retail and e-commerce.

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Samia Chaudhury

Finance Assistant

Samia joined the Freeman Clarke Finance team in early 2018 as Finance Assistant. Prior to joining, Samia spent several years...

Samia joined the Freeman Clarke Finance team in early 2018 as Finance Assistant. Prior to joining, Samia spent several years working in the UK and internationally across a number of sectors, including Telecommunications, Oil and Gas, and a European Embassy. She manages the day to day Financial Activity, maintaining of accounts payable and receivable, the coordination of credit control and payroll. Samia speaks several additional languages including French, German, Bengali and Hindi. During her free time Samia enjoys spending time with her three children, and playing the piano.”

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Sowjanya Vellore

Digital Marketing Systems Manager

Sowjanya joined the Freeman Clarke team in early 2017 and is responsible for delivering our digital marketing campaigns. She is...

Sowjanya joined the Freeman Clarke team in early 2017 and is responsible for delivering our digital marketing campaigns. She is also responsible for the maintenance of our CRM database and the maintenance of the website.

Prior to joining us, she had been working in a busy customer service role for Amazon, as a Lecturer, Trainer, Software developer and Web Developer.

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Steve Bellfield

Principal

West Midlands

Steve joined Freeman Clarke having undertaken Interim IT Director and CIO roles in large corporations for some 15 years. Steve...

Steve joined Freeman Clarke having undertaken Interim IT Director and CIO roles in large corporations for some 15 years. Steve started out as an Electronics Engineer but moved into IT in the late 80s specialising in helping clients to select and implement ERP solutions into a variety of industries including Manufacturing, Distribution, Construction and Rental. Steve subsequently specialised in IT Strategy, System Acquisition, Programme Management, IT Contract Negotiations and IT Due Diligence. Steve has held key interim roles in numerous large organisations including Speedy Hire, a national rental company with head office in Haydock, Tarmac Building Products, a construction business based in Wolverhampton, the Lavendon Group, a platform access rental business based in Lutterworth and GRS Roadstone Group who are a major supplier to the construction industry across the UK

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Steve Cairns

Principal

West London

Steve joined Freeman Clarke with more than 30 years of successful IT leadership experience in a variety of exciting and...

Steve joined Freeman Clarke with more than 30 years of successful IT leadership experience in a variety of exciting and challenging geographies, across a diverse range of industries including education, legal, medical, lifestyle, express-delivery, supply-chain and commercial software.  Steve has held leadership positions such as CIO, VP IT Service Management and Operations, and GM of Business Applications.  Working closely with his business counterparts, he has helped to bring about significant organisational benefits and deliver customer value.  Steve has a keen interest in implementing proven best practices, developing amazing teams, nurturing highly productive supplier partnerships and in breaking down siloes; emphasising collaboration and communication across the organisation.  Steve is a keen lifelong learner and in his spare time likes travelling, food, cycling, reading, movies and developing his passion for coffee roasting and brewing.

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Tony Tinnirello

Principal

Central London & Northern Home Counties

Tony joined Freeman Clarke in July 2014 and is working with a number of clients including Chillisauce, a leading events...

Tony joined Freeman Clarke in July 2014 and is working with a number of clients including Chillisauce, a leading events management company, and high-profile city law firm FoxWilliams. Prior to joining Freeman Clarke Tony was CTO at Espresso Education latterly bought by Discovery Education UK, Technical Director at TVnewsweb, an innovative media start-up and IT Director at Ultimate Travel.

Tony is a results-driven and business-led senior IT leader/business technologist with a successful background in B2B, B2C, educational, legal, media, SME and global corporate sectors.

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Warwick Hampden-Woodfall

Principal

Thames Valley

Warwick joined Freeman Clarke with over 20 years experience in managing complex IT environments at board level. He currently provides...

Warwick joined Freeman Clarke with over 20 years experience in managing complex IT environments at board level. He currently provides IT Director services to engineering consultancy Hydrock group Ltd, renewable energy company Future Biogas and biotech company Immunocore. Prior to joining Freeman Clarke, Warwick worked for companies in Engineering Design, Construction and more recently leading a global multi-vendor outsource for the UK’s largest independent logistics and parcel company TNT Express. Warwick is focussed on driving business value from IT and maximising investment in well managed, appropriate technology, so SMEs can focus on their core business. Read Immunocore, Future Biogas Client Stories.

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