Enabling you to act decisively on your tech business issues. Real-world technology business expertise, integrated directly into your team. Practical CxO-level insight delivering you fast-track access to the specialist skills you need to commercialise, protect and exploit your technology products and services: commercial planning, marketing, sales, business development, fund raising, manufacturing and operations. Proven multinational experience – UK, Europe, Asia and the Americas.
Clive Mayne has a strong track record of leading business transitions, strategy formulation and the commercialisation of leading technology products. Executive leadership bridging across technology development, operations, and marketing he brings a rich depth and breadth of experience and insight to driving business growth.
He has 20 years experience of board level executive roles including COO Technetix (a technology supplier to the broadband network industry), CEO of ZBD, an innovative electronic paper display technology, co-founder of Red-M, a supplier of enterprise wireless solutions, and mature high technology businesses Madge Networks, Specialix International, Fujifilm Electronic Imaging and Crosfield Electronics.
Stephen Jones is a specialist in helping businesses define their brand, find their particular voice and communicate effectively with their key audiences. A dedicated marketer he understands what it takes to achieve business success in dynamic markets: having fulfilled a variety of senior pan-European and global marketing roles in British Airways, Hertz and Europcar before transferring his skills to market developing enterprises in the technology,business services and manufacturing sectors.
His 15-year experience in technology has an emphasis on marketing early-stage and transitional enterprises, including: Smart421 (systems integration), ZBD (messaging systems), Technetix (telecommunications hardware) and Datapoint (customer contact services).
Richard Wingfield BSocSc FCMA ACIS is a commercially focused, operational Finance Director, with over 25 years experience in technology, services and manufacturing sectors. He has worked with private equity; both in turnaround and growth modes together with extensive experience of corporate finance.
His experience spans a wide range of sizes of enterprise; from 20 heads to 1000, from early stage start-ups, through small businesses needing the support to transition to the next level. Recent activities have been focused on bringing operational improvements, improving profitability, working capital management and generating funds for strategic investments.
Mike Baker has more than 25 years’ experience successfully leading innovative product development firms in wireless, semiconductors, security systems and data networking. He has served as senior executive and advisor to a number of high tech companies involved in silicon and software.
Previously Mike was CEO at Zinwave Ltd, a company making novel in-building coverage systems for the cellular market. He was co-founder and CEO of Synad Technologies Ltd, a UK based fabless IC Wireless LAN company which he led from foundation through, product sales to sale of the business to ST Microelectronics. Before that Mike was CEO of Racal Thompson Networks, a divisional VP at Madge Networks and Managing Director of Chubb Electronics Ltd.