Industrial Experience

  1. C++ Developer – 10yrs
  2. Project & Team Management, IBM – 3yrs
  3. Contract / Senior QA – 3yrs
  4. Directorships – 2yrs


  1. Scrum Master Certified
  2. Hons 2.1 Computer Science, University of Manchester
  3. ISTQB Certified (Software QA and Testing)


  1. Method and apparatus for administering a process filesystem with respect to program code conversion

Some of the geeky languages I speak: Ruby, Rails, Perl, Linux/Bash/Zsh, Assembler x86 & ARM, Rspec, C++, Git, HTML, CSS

I have a history as a very technical developer although these days I focus my energy on how to successfully create companies.

Startups and Software