Meet the team


Alejandro Pinero

Research Manager

Born in Barcelona, raised in Brazil, Mexico and the US… somehow ended up in London.
Once predicted smartphones would never catch on.

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Alex Lawrence

Senior Research Manager

Gets overly excited about ancient history, modern technology,
obscure words and wildlife documentaries. Loves watching the implications of
technology on society and business. Has an irrational scorn for man-buns and
things made with aqua, parfum and sel.

Andrea Raines

Research Manager

Gabriel Jor

Research Manager


Georgia Mould

Content Manager

Recent University of Manchester Graduate, two-time London Marathon Finisher now
more often spotted wearing a cast than a finishers t-shirt, West Ham fan,
TV/Film enthusiast.


Helen Ponsford

Research Manager

Mobile technology enthusiast with a particular interest in Wearables, 5G and
Consumer Experience. Enjoys exploring the commercial angles of new technologies
and finding innovative new ways to squeeze as many speakers as possible onto a
conference session! Loves travel, playing piano, horse-riding and yoga (although
not all at once!)



Keren Bowman

Research Manager

A Historian by training with a love of all things Mediterranean and Middle Eastern.

Israeli by birth, but a London girl at heart. Ex Startup survivor. Passionate about women in STEM.


Mark Callender

Research Manager

Nick Spencer

Director of Conference Research


Roisin Hartshorn

Research Manager

A stereotypical Irish lass with an insatiable thirst for…technology! Loves to
travel and experience new cultures and enjoys all London has to offer. Not
afraid of organising a good party!

Rudolph Moncrieff

Research Manager

Die hard minimalist


Zehra Chudry

Research Manager