Dr Kevin Lomax
In 1979 Dr Lomax was a founding investor in Misys and subsequently built the business into one of the world's largest and longest established software and solutions companies. Under Dr Lomax's guidance, Misys joined the FTSE 100 in 1998; he retired from the Board in October 2006 and has subsequently held a number of executive and non-executive directorships. In 2003 he was awarded an Honorary Doctor of Science Degree by Birmingham University for his services to the IT industry.
Dr Boghos Boghossian
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 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
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 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 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.
Co-founded Team Systems in 1983 and grew it until it was bought by Misys plc in 1989. Bill then served as a divisional CEO at Misys managing businesses with revenues of £20m. In 1992 took up VC investing and then 8 years later, co-founded BIW Technologies, a SaaS provider for infrastructure & construction project control. In 2010, BIW was bought by Conject GmbH, where for the next 2 years Bill served as the group-wide CFO.
Chris Gomersall obtained a degree in civil engineering from the University of Nottingham in 1980 before embarking on a career in the IT industry. He enjoyed success in sales and sales management roles in Burroughs, Digital and Sequent before going on to hold senior management positions with Oracle and IBM. Most recently Chris established the EMEA region for PolyServe which was acquired by HP in May 2007.