Nick joined Attraqt in 2015 as a Non-Executive Director, and became Chairman the following year. In January 2018 Nick became Interim Executive Chairman while Attraqt undertook the search for a new Chief Executive Officer. On the arrival if Luke McKeever in May 2018 Nick reverted back to his role as Chairman.
Following a successful executive career with GKN, Mars Corporation and MasterCard, Nick moved into private equity and is the Founder and Managing Partner of Azini Capital Partners LLP, a London based private equity firm with a track-record of successful investments in growth stage private and public technology companies.
Nick has a Masters Degree in Mechanical Engineering (M.Eng) from the University of Bristol.
Non-Executive Deputy Chairman
Ivor is the chairman of Project Trust. He lives in London and is a non-executive director of Powa Technologies Limited (a financial technology company) and Bluefield Harrier Limited (a solar power company).
Educated at Inverness Royal Academy and University College of Wales in Aberystwyth, Ivor has spent most of his professional career as an investment banker with Barclays de Zoete Wedd and until recently with Deutsche Bank. Ivor is a capital markets specialist and at Deutsche Bank he was head of global capital markets, co-head of investment banking and a member of the executive committee of Deutsche Bank's corporate and investment banking division.
Committee memberships: Audit (Chair), Remco (member)
Robert is a partner in the international law firm Taylor Wessing LLP and has been a solicitor for 24 years. He is a corporate lawyer specialising in advising companies on all aspects of corporate law including listings and mergers and acquisitions.
Committee memberships: Remco (Chair), Audit (member)
Chief Executive Officer
Luke joined Attraqt in May 2018 as its Chief Executive Officer.
Luke has a wealth of experience growing successful international technology businesses. He served as CEO for three years at OB10, the SaaS global trading network acquired by Tungsten Corporation Plc in 2013, and was CEO of Portrait Software, an AIM-listed customer marketing company where he drove double-digit growth before the business was acquired by Pitney Bowes in 2010.
He has also worked in senior commercial, corporate development and advisory positions for a host of influential software companies in the UK, Europe and the US, including Experian and Alterian, as well as Metia Group, a multi-national digital marketing agency.
Luke joins Attraqt from Neighbourly.com, an award-winning community-focused SaaS platform, where he remains as Non-Executive Director.
Chief Financial Officer
Eric has extensive experience as a public company CFO and joined Attraqt from Iptor Supply Chain Systems UK Limited, a private equity backed software and services business.
Previously he was CFO at KBC Advanced Technology plc, a technology services business to the oil industry, until its successful sale to Yokogawa Electric Corporation in April 2016.
Eric qualified as a Chartered Accountant with Deloitte, has an MBA from London Business School and a BEng from Loughborough University.