Leadership

Based in Cambridge in the UK, GeoSpock has direct access to some of the best and brightest talent on the planet. Here’s our team.

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Executive Leadership

Richard Baker

Richard Baker

Chief Executive Officer

Richard joined GeoSpock as CEO in November 2017 and is a leading expert on big data technology. He likes to invest in companies transforming the digital media industry and most recently served as CEO of Cleartrade Exchange (CLTX), and as Chairman of Quiptel.

Steve Marsh, PhD

Steve Marsh, PhD

Founder & Chief Technology Officer

Steve completed his PhD in Computer Science at Cambridge University in 2013 where his groundbreaking pioneering work modelling human brain function was the inspiration for GeoSpock.

Ian Hammond

Ian Hammond

Chief Operating Officer

Ian has a strong background in technology and business operations at both small and large scale, bringing 15+ years of experience from leadership roles in telco, media, and technology organisations as well as the UK public sector.

Simon Peace

Simon Peace

Chief Financial Officer

Simon brings to Geospock twenty years of strategic finance leadership experience across a range of industries. Simon holds an Executive MBA from the University of Cambridge Judge Business School and is a member of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants.

Huw Jenkins

Huw Jenkins

Chief Engineering Officer

Huw’s role builds on his experience building and managing software engineering teams for companies, ranging from venture-capital backed start-ups to multi-billion dollar multinational companies.

Benita Prud’homme

Benita Prud’homme

Chief of Staff

Building on a diverse skill set, Benita has oversight of HR, Talent and Culture, Facilities, C-Suite support and Administration in her role at GeoSpock.

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Senior Management Team

Andy Smith

Andy Smith

VP Business Development

Andy is a Sales & Marketing evangelist with a proven ability to develop effective sales strategies for start-up and early stage businesses.

    Gunnar Larsén

    Gunnar Larsén

    VP Business Development

    Gunnar is a seasoned B2B software executive, operating at the intersection of technology, product and business development. Gunnar has held leadership positions at both private and public companies, including Dolby, 7digital, TIDAL and RealNetworks.

      David Brown

      David Brown

      VP Customer Success

      A customer care specialist, David brings an extensive background helping start-up and scale-up companies build successful businesses through digital marketing and data analytics.

        Ben Manning

        Ben Manning

        VP Product Management

        Ben brings a wealth of experience having worked in the adtech industry for over 17 years, particularly across analytics, performance marketing and big data.

          Isaac Moreno

          Isaac Moreno

          VP Professional Services & Technical Sales

          Isaac has spent the past 20+ years in diverse areas of computer technologies from automation manufacturing in an electronics factory, to geographical information systems, real-time analytical systems and big data and data warehouse systems, among others.

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            Board of Directors

            Steve Churchhouse, PhD

            Steve Churchhouse, PhD

            Chairman

            Steve is an accomplished business leader with extensive UK and international experience at FTSE100 divisional scale in a wide variety of roles.

            Richard Baker

            Richard Baker

            Chief Executive Officer

            Richard joined GeoSpock as CEO in November 2017 and is a leading expert on big data technology. He likes to invest in companies transforming the digital media industry and most recently served as CEO of Cleartrade Exchange (CLTX), and as Chairman of Quiptel.

            Steve Marsh, PhD

            Steve Marsh, PhD

            Founder & Chief Technology Officer

            Steve completed his PhD in Computer Science at Cambridge University in 2013 where his groundbreaking pioneering work modelling human brain function was the inspiration for GeoSpock.

            Victor Christou, PhD

            Victor Christou, PhD

            Non-Executive Director

            Victor has considerable experience on both sides of the investment table; although recently he has focused his attention on technology investing.

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