|Status||Married, 1 Child|
|Date of Birth||7th May 1967|
|Cell phone||+44 773 990 5599|
|Landline||+44 12223 242 668|
|Address||57 Gunhild Way, Cambridge, CB1 8QZ|
|Access - Database Design||18 years||5|
|SQL / Database Design||14 years||5|
|VBScript / ASP||16 years||5|
|HTML / DHTML / Web / CSS / XML||17 years||5|
|Exchange / IIS / DNS||17 years||3|
|Visual Basic||13 years||3|
|ActiveX / COM / DCOM||13 years||3|
|Microsoft Windows OS||23 years||4|
|iPhone/iPad/Android App dev||3 years||2|
|User Interface Design||22 years||5|
|Modelling (numerical, simulation)||10 years||4|
|Business/Team Management||15 years||4|
|2010||now||Syndicated Puzzles Inc
Co-founded a company to create and market word and number puzzles for newspapers, new media and mobile devices. With Jeff Widderich we have created a number of unique products and have had some success with puzzle books and several major clients. All sites created using my own Content Management System. See
Labhoo took a new direction with www.myeventflo.com where I have developed a large public and admin website and developed an ï¿½eventsï¿½ Andoid App.
|2009||2013||SGS UK Ltd
(two contract periods)
Employed to develop a risk management database and reporting system for a ï¿½2bn offshore wind farm project. Extensive use of MS Access, add-ons and other MS Office products.
|2005||2007||MM Multimedia Ltd
||Family moved to Mexico City (came back 2010) while I few a microlight across Canada and down the pacific coast|
Part time work in a company formed to develop a Google style search engine (which I wrote!) and directory for the bio-technology sector. See www.labhoo.com
Early social media site aimed at the Asian community. I helped write a complex web portal with a large, entirely web based administration area with interesting third party components such as SMS and photo messaging and my own COM NT services.
Main developer for a Water Resources and Water Balance Hydrology Model for Abu Dhabi and visited the emirate three times
|1999||2000||CAST Systems Ltd
Metaweb partnered with Skipton Building Society to specialize in the insurance and financial sector. I help build a Property Estate Agent platform for Connells Estate Agents; A web-based and web-administered Mailing List system for Skipton; a credit scoring and premium finance system for insurance brokers at Amber Credit. I also wrote a COM interface to the Equifax Credit Scoring system in C/C++.
My first start-up, based in Cambridge. Metaweb grew to 12 people. Our most prominent customers were Edgar Hamilton Group, a leading insurance underwriter based in the Docklands, and Pauls Malt, a malting company in Suffolk. We offered a range of Internet services from hosting and web site design to full systems for hundreds of people. At Edgar Hamilton we were the sole supplier of IT knowledge, software and strategy, with over 25 separate projects completed in three years.
|1993||1995||Cambridge Stratagems Ltd
Created Mediastrat product to model the weighting factors that affect advertising in the real world. It calculated the best combination of ads for a budget as defined by a selected target audience. Written in C.
Developed a Windows style UI (pre windows!) for a Stress/Strain engineering program in VGA graphics.
Two years developing hydrology and traffic modeling in Fortran and C.