Paul graduated in Computer Science from Brunel University and began his career on the Cisco graduate training programme.
Paul has over 18 years experience in the areas of unified communications, voice and network security, having worked with a broad range of organisations including Cisco and most recently leading the EMEA business for Sipera Systems until its acquisition by Avaya in 2011.
Paul brings a unique combination of business acumen and technical depth to every project with which he engages, and is passionate about making innovative technologies readily available to businesses of all size to improve security and overall performance.
Simon graduated in Physics from the University of Sheffield and began his career in communications at HMGCC, as a specialist in communications software and digital acoustics.
Simon has spent the last 17 years working within the computer telephony field, and is well known as a speaker on subjects such as SIP, VoIP, SS7 and telephony encryption.
Simon has been responsible for building professional services teams and offerings, and is known as a technology evangelist and thought leader.
Simon is a chartered engineer and has spent much of his career in project management, sales and sales support.
Mark began in commercial software development whilst still at sixth-form in the North-East of England; this work continued during his time at London University’s Queen Mary College, where he graduated with a BSc (hons) in Astrophysics.
Mark has used this early experience as the foundation to build an impressive career in communications with over 25 years experience in telecommunications, IT system security and UK government specialist and secure communications work. In his time he has held many positions including Head of Global Professional Services, Chief Architect, System Developer, Department Leader, Project Manager and Head Of MOD Programme Delivery.
Mark is known and respected as a technology innovator, with the rare ability to communicate ideas clearly to both business-focused and technically-driven audiences alike.
Angela graduated from Brunel University with a BSc (Hons) in Psychology and started her career in marketing with National Car Rental whilst completing her Postgraduate Diploma in Marketing.
She has since gained over 10 years experience, working in various areas of marketing, looking after marketing communications for personal loans at NatWest bank, heading up the marketing communications department at a party supplies manufacturer and more latterly running her own marketing consultancy business.
Angela has a wealth of experience in project managing a variety of marketing campaigns, budgetary control and post campaign analysis.