Management Team

Jérôme Sandrini

Managing Head of Ipsotek

Jerome Sandrini manages sales for the Big Data portfolio in Atos’ Big Data & Security Products Division, this includes High-End Enterprise and Edge platforms, Advanced Analytics, Data Science, AI and Machine Learning solutions. Jerome has an engineering background in Distributed Computing systems and software development, as well as a strong entrepreneurial profile. In 2004, he founded FastConnect, a consulting company in France with over 150 employees specializing in Big Data architectures and Application Cloud enablement. FastConnect was ultimately acquired by Atos in 2014. Jerome relocated to New York in 2016 where he managed the Big Data and Security business for Atos in North America until 2021 when he was appointed Global Head of Sales for Big Data. Following the acquisition of Ipsotek in May 2021, Jerome was appointed as the Managing Head of Ipsotek (an atos company) in addition to his current responsibilities in the Atos Group.

Dr Boghos Boghossian

Chief Technology Officer

Dr Boghos Boghossian is an acknowledged expert in systems/architectures for image processing and trimedia language, who has published numerous research papers. Dr Boghossian received a PhD in 2001 for work on human behaviour analysis for video surveillance systems at King's College, University of London.

Andrew Eggington

Finance Director

Andrew Eggington graduated with a Master's Degree in Chemical Engineering from Loughborough University in 1986 before qualifying as a Chartered Accountant. He worked in the advertising sector for several years both in the UK and Europe in various Finance Director roles, latterly as Group Finance Director of a large WPP subsidiary. Since 2001 Andrew has worked in the technology sector, joining Ipsotek in 2005 for the initial fundraising and commercial launch of the company.

Dr James Black

Head of QA

Dr Black obtained a PhD in information engineering at City University with the object of his research being to develop techniques that could be used to coordinate object tracking using a network of intelligent cameras. Dr Black is currently responsible for quality assurance across the operations and product development team.

Chris Bishop

Sales Director APAC & Marketing Director

Chris Bishop has more than 40 years’ experience in the Information, Communication and Technology sector. He is an experienced senior management professional with a proven track record of growing new business in established and emerging markets across key vertical sectors including: Transportation, (Air, Rail, Road), CNI, Smart City and Security. Chris has previously held senior roles with Synectics Systems group (apart of Synectics Plc), CNL Software and QinetiQ. In his spare time he enjoys training for endurance canoe racing.

Mohammed Makiya

Operations Director & Regional PM MENA

Mohammed Makiya has more than 25 Years of IT & project management experience with a BSc, MEng in Electronic & Software Engineering from Auckland University. Joining Ipsotek in 2014 as a Regional Project Manager then Operations Director for the MENA region, Mohammed is responsible for overall project delivery and operations, handling major airport and government projects.