This is an entirely ego driven website. I rarely update it. It's here to amuse me not you, so please don't take it seriously :-)
It's mainly here so I can share my LinkedIn CV.

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(noun) a series of jobs undertaken for a significant period of a person's life.

(verb) to move swiftly in an uncontrolled way....

I want a project that inspires and excites me; with clever, fun people, the potential to make money; doing something I believe in.
If you think you might want me on your team I would be delighted to talk.

  • Career to date

    Professional soldier turned tech exec / tech mentor / tech vc; track record of leadership, execution, strategic / financial planning, project / man management, and pursuasive investor / sales pitching; a good communicator, a natural leader, at home in pressured environments.

  • Tech to date

    CTO of two succesful tech start ups; Betfair.com (now Paddy Power Betfair plc on the FTSE100) and uSwitch.com), and CEO of a third; Fun Technologies (acquired by Libery Media and now integrated into the Game Show Network). Now hunting the next adventure. Let's talk....

  • Security to date

    Over 20 years in various roles in the British army specialising in counter terrorism and then as a security consultant; a broad range of knowledge in varied specialist subjects, experience working for DERA (now Quinetiq), Aegis Defence, Trident Maritime and others.

  • What I'm into

    Paragliding, skiing, diving, climbing, skydiving, triathlon(ing?), parenting, DIY, military history, UI design, AI, clouds, cycling, and making money... (in no particular order).