Chief Executive Officer
Ben has over 20 years’ experience in IT & communications and was appointed to the Board of Timico as a non-executive Director in May 2014, becoming Chief Executive Officer in September 2016. He began his career at Alternative Networks at its inception in 1994. Ben's early roles included Sales Manager before he created and expanded the Client Management, Client Services, Commercial and Product functions. Ben joined the board of directors as Commercial Director in 1999 and in 2004 was appointed Chief Operating Officer. In 2013 he left Alternative Networks and founded 28 Capital Limited, an advisory and investment firm that seeks to maximise returns for telecoms and technology businesses. Ben graduated from the University of York in 1994 with a BA in English.
Chief Finance Officer
Matthew joined Timico in March 2018 as Chief Finance Officer. Prior to that, he was Finance Director at technology focused, estate agent Purplebricks plc, which he helped grow from a start-up to a market capitalisation of over £1 billion. With over 20 years’ experience in the IT industry, Matthew has held longstanding roles at Phoenix IT Group plc and its subsidiary Servo Computer Services plc, and has also consulted for various companies in the private equity technology sector.
Chief Operating Officer
Clodagh joined Timico as Chief Operating Officer in early 2017. Formerly Managing Director of KCOM plc’s Eclipse business, she developed and implemented the strategy to diversify the business from a single product consumer broadband provider to a multi-product business technology service provider, while delivering industry leading customer satisfaction levels. Clodagh first joined KCOM in 2003 as IT Service Delivery Director, before moving into the KC part of the business and becoming Customer and Technology Services Director with operational responsibility for the ISPs Karoo, KC and Eclipse. This followed earlier service and business planning roles at Eircom (Ireland) from the late ‘90’s and Montgomery Asset Management, in San Francisco prior to that.
Vicky joined Timico in May 2017 from IT solutions provider, Alternative Networks where she was Group HR Director on the Executive Board, having joined the business in 2013. A commercially-focused HR Director with a track record of developing people strategies to achieve quantifiable business goals and targets, Vicky has a wealth of experience from global businesses to private equity-backed companies, including roles at tech-led distribution company, Norbain, The Automobile Association, Sony and Estée Lauder. Vicky has a degree in Politics and is a member of the CIPD.
Chief Technology Officer
Kev joined Timico in November 2017 as Chief Technology Officer. Prior to that, he was at Computacenter Group where he was Cloud Development Director with a remit of defining and delivering Hybrid and Multi Cloud services. With over 20 years’ experience in the ICT industry, Kev held senior director roles at Datapipe Europe and Adapt Services Europe, and is a dynamic industry professional with a proven track record in product design, architecture, strategy and fostering outstanding client relationships.
Sales & Marketing Director
Ben Joined Timico in January 2018 as Sales & Marketing Director. With over 20 years’ experience in sales and marketing – particularly in managed cloud and hosted services – across multiple industry sectors in the UK and Europe, Ben has held senior roles in Colt Technology Services, Fujitsu and Mitsubishi. Prior to joining Timico, Ben was Head of EMEA Channels and alliances at Pure Storage Inc, where he was responsible for the Go-To-Market strategies and managing the sales strategy.