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Get To Know: Huw Owen, Head of EMEA and APJ at Couchbase

On the lighter side of things, we caught up with Couchbase’s Huw Owen, to find out what makes him tick… What has been your most memorable achievement? Thankfully there’s been a lot of highs and exciting parts of my career but something that really stands out and will always be memorable has got to be […]


Get To Know: Doron Dovrat, CEO, Tikal Center

On the lighter side of things, we caught up with Tikal Center’s CEO, Doron Dovrat, to find out what makes him tick. What would you describe as your most memorable achievement? Answering this question brings back good memories. Early in my career, I made the transition to management and in my first role as a […]


Get To Know: LogNet Billing’s Vice President R&D, Rost Bitterlikh

On the lighter side of things, we caught up with LogNet Billing’s Rost Bitterlikh, to find out what makes him tick… What would you describe as your most memorable achievement? About 20 years ago, I was involved in managing the setup of a software development centre in Ukraine. We were one of the first technology […]


Get To Know: David Helfer, SVP of Sales for EMEA, F5 Networks

On the lighter side of things, we caught up with F5 Networks’ SVP of Sales for EMEA, David Helfer, to find out what makes him tick. What would you describe as your most memorable achievement? In 2010, I faced one of my biggest challenges when I re-located my entire family and two dogs from Silicon […]


Get To Know: Tom Needs, Chief Operations Officer, Node4

On the lighter side of things, we caught up with Node4’s Tom Needs, to find out what makes him tick. What would you describe as your most memorable achievement? My most memorable achievement was very early on in my career when I led the development of a ‘virtual children’s centre’ for the NSPCC. It was […]


Get To Know: Chris Bingham, CTO of Crimson Hexagon

On the lighter side of things, we caught up with Crimson Hexagon’s Chris Bingham, to find out what makes him tick. What would you describe as your most memorable achievement? Apart from my family, building Crimson Hexagon has been fantastic. We started over 10 years ago with just an academic algorithm and an idea. We’ve […]


Get To Know: Simon Weeks, CEO, Maginus

On the lighter side of things, we caught up with Maginus’ CEO, Simon Weeks, to find out what makes him tick. What would you describe as your most memorable achievement? Being the CEO of a company with a £10m+ turnover that is debt-free and profitable has been a great achievement. But more so than that […]


Get To Know: Mike Kelly, Chief Information Officer, Red Hat

On the lighter side of things, we caught up with Red Hat’s Mike Kelly, to find out what makes him tick. What first made you think of a career in technology? I started my career in accounting. After I experienced the systems I had to use to do my job, I knew that my work […]


Get To Know: CEO of Scale Computing, Jeff Ready

On the lighter side of things, we caught up with Scale Computing’s Jeff Ready, to find out what makes him tick. What first made you think of a career in technology? I’ve been in and around IT technology my entire life. My father ran information systems for an industrial construction company and as a kid, […]


Get To Know: Neil Stobart, VP of Global Systems Engineering, Cloudian

What has been your most memorable achievement? Building a team at Cloudian that has worked incredibly hard, achieved success and bonded as a unit. Creating an environment where there is safety for individuals to challenge the orthodox, doing things differently and have the creative freedom to shape how we engage with our customers and shape […]