Board of Directors

Andrew Webber

Company Secretary to the Board

An experienced programme, business & marketing leader with a long history of conceiving, driving and delivering repeatable business impact in financial services, technology and advisory industries.

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Ramon Perez

Chairman of the Board

Ramon Perez leads the UK team for Elder Research, a data science and machine learning consultancy founded in Charlottesville, Virginia in 1995. His recent work has focused on building artificial intelligence applications for clean energy power producers in Europe.

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Caroline Gorski

Board Member & Co-founder

A technology leader with more than 25 years experience, with a background in strategy consulting, market development and commercial decision-making at FTSE 100 board-level.

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Andrew Brown

Board Member

Customer focused Sales and people general manager with extensive experience of successfully developing improved client relationships, whilst managing expectations, perceptions of IBM and improving satisfaction.

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Sophie Peachey

Board Member

Sophie specialises in working with emerging technologies that support data accessibility and application. Spending over 5 years building and managing collaborative research projects provided her with a perfect overview of how technologies gain credibility and become adopted across industry and the public sector.

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Prof. Mark Birkin

Board Member

Professor of Spatial Analysis and Policy and Director of the Consumer Data Research Centre (CDRC). His major interests are in simulating social and demographic change within cities and regions, and in understanding the impact of these changes on the need for services using techniques of microsimulation, agent-based modelling and GIS.

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Paul Connell

Board Member

The founder of ODI Leeds & Founder at The Data City. An Entrepeneur in the field of Innovation & Data.

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Andy McCartney

Board Member

The quintessential tech entrepreneur, Andy has travelled from bedroom coder to chic geek, to working for one of the largest tech firms in the world and becoming a keystone for the booming British tech ecosystem.

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