Our team

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Duncan Wilson

Director

Duncan was a secondary school teacher for 16 years. During this time he gained experience as a classroom teacher, Head of Subject, Head of Year & SENCO. Duncan brings a solid knowledge of the UK education system and currently handles the day to day operations at EduKey.
Duncan is keen surfer who likes nothing better than getting his board out on the Pembrokeshire coast.

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Gintas Sasnauskas

Technical Director

Gintas is an experienced software developer who has overall responsibility for the development and maintenance of the technical side of EduKey products.
Gintas has a passion for climbing and regularly takes part in half-marathons.

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Genevieve Shore

Strategy Advisor

Genevieve was the CIO, Chief Product Officer and Director of Digital Strategy at Pearson PLC. Genevieve helps us with our overall strategy.

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Jamie Beer

Development Operations Manager

Jamie takes care of backend database management and works with schools to help develop our products.
Jamie graduated from Aberystwyth University with a degree in Computer Science. Jamie teaches guitar in his spare time and also is a keen runner.

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Nia Morgan

Operations Manager

Nia heads up the customer support team. Her job encompasses many roles including product demonstrations and customer relationship management.
Nia loves pugs and enjoys spending time with her pug, Doug.

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John Beer

Systems Operations Manager

John is responsible for school management system integrations & implementation testing.
John can be found after work honing his table tennis skills at the local leisure centre or pretending to workout at the Gym.

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Craig Davies

Business Manager

Craig was a secondary school teacher for 12 years and spent time as both a Head of Year and Head of Department.
Craig has a background in Computing and knowledge of the UK education system and currently handles day to day operations at EduKey.
A keen cyclist and football fan, Craig is the coach of the local under 12s football team.

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Sam Williams

Graphics/UI Designer

Sam is our experienced graphic designer who is responsible for making sure our software looks great and provides the best experience for the user.
Sam graduated from the University of Glamorgan with a degree in Graphic Design and is a great tennis player.

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Rose Ciappara

US Operations Manager

Rose performs product demonstrations, product training and is our customers first point of call when help is required. Rose is also responsible for our US operations.
Rose loves to travel and kite surfing.

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David Williams

Project Manager

David’s role is manage projects and road map product developments. He is also responsible for in-house training.
David enjoys taking his dog Albert to the beach and spending time cooking for friends and family.

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Sally Wilson

Finance Officer

Sally handles everything financial at EduKey.
If Sally is not working on spreadsheets then she is out walking her dog, Frankie.

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Nicola Page

Customer Relations/Finance

Nicola works closely with Sally in our Finance department, processing orders and ensuring that customers are well informed.
A keen cook and avid Kindle reader, Nicola enjoys walking the family pets on the Pembrokeshire Coast path and holidaying in France with her family.

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Malcolm Wilson

Accounts Manager

Malcolm visits school to demonstrate our software and to provide on-site training. Weekends see him managing a local football team.

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James Payne

Product Specialist

James performs product demonstrations, product training and is our customers first point of call when help is required. James also plays an active role in visiting schools and attends EdTech shows throughout the year.
James is a competitive squash player and talented guitarist.

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Richard Morgan

Product Specialist

Richard performs product demonstrations and product training. Richard also plays an active role in visiting schools and attends EdTech shows throughout the year, both in the UK and abroad.
Richard plays as a striker for the local football club.

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Calum MacDougall

Product Specialist

Calum performs product demonstrations, product training and attends Ed Tech shows throughout the year.
Calum is a keen surfer and gym goer. Weekends see him playing golf.

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Marc Evans

Product Specialist

Marc performs product demonstrations and training. He has 10 years experience in education in an SEN unit and as a Cover Supervisor.
Marc is a keen photographer and enjoys walking his dog, Dixie.

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Grace Evans

Product Specialist

Grace performs product demonstrations and product training.
Grace is a competitive horse rider and enjoys outdoor pursuits with friends.

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Chris Dunn

Product Specialist

For the past 7 years Chris has been working as an Examinations Officer at a secondary school, prior to that he completed a full career in the British Army.
Chris enjoys cycling and swimming to keep fit and he also umpires for 2 local hockey teams.

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Charlotte Harries

Product Specialist

Charlotte performs product demonstrations and training.
Charlotte also has a degree in primary education and enjoys keeping fit and baking in spare time.

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Abigail Hawkins

Product Specialist

SENCO with 20 years experience who has recently left the classroom but still has that need to give advice and friendly support to customers!
Our go-to person for advice on SEN issues or literacy interventions. Abigail has used Edukey software within her school from the early days of the company.

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Mike Easton

Product Specialist

Mike performs product demonstrations and training.
Mike is a keen walker, sailor, cyclist and beer drinker.

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Emily Lewis

Product Specialist

Emily performs product demonstrations and product training.
In her spare time, Emily enjoys going to Zumba and spending time with friends.

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Luke Hinson

Product Specialist

Luke performs product demonstrations and training.
Luke enjoys swimming, going to the gym and spending time with his daughter.

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Tom Blackler

Product Specialist

Tom performs product demonstrations and training.
He enjoys triathlon events and also trail running all over Pembrokeshire.

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Shannon Owen

Receptionist

Shannon operates the EduKey front desk and organises our demonstrations and training.
Shannon is an integral member of the local Sea Cadets.

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Sophie Galloway

Customer Relations Manager

Sophie deals with organising demos and liaises with clients to ensure everything's running smoothly.
Sophie likes the outdoors and spending time with friends.

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Kim Daniel

Customer Relations Advisor

Kim assists our product specialists with organising product demonstrations.
Outside of work, Kim is an avid reader and writer and loves to share her stories online.

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Tim Clarke

Customer Relations Advisor

Tim assists our product specialists with organising product demonstrations.
Outside of work, Tim is an adult volunteer for the local Army Cadet Force.

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Rosie Nelson

Customer Relations Advisor

Rosie assists our product specialists with organising product demonstrations.
Rosie has a degree in business management and likes spending time with friends and family.

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Byron Hughes

Customer Relations Advisor

Byron assists our product specialists with organising product demonstrations.
Byron enjoys walking the dog in his spare time.

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Russell Scott

Technical Support

Russell’s role involves investigating and resolving technical issues.
Russell enjoys DJing, song-writing and music production in his spare time.

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Ken Chung

Technical Support

Ken’s role is to ensure our software integrations run seamlessly and to help import data for schools.
Ken loves keeping fit by spending time in the gym and whipping up healthy recipes in the kitchen.

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Mark Rees

Systems Operations

Mark deals with low-level bug fixes and helps deal with any technical queries that come in.
Mark is part of a local darts and pool side that regularly tops the league.

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Rhys Davies

Technical Support

Rhys assists with getting schools integrated with our products and support tickets.
Rhys enjoys taking his dog to the beach and buying clothes he doesn’t really need.

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Dan Harries

Quality Assurance

Dan's role at EduKey is to ensure new updates for our products are thoroughly tested before being released.
In his spare time, Dan is an avid cartoonist and creates digital artwork online.

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Luke Lincoln

Software Developer

Luke is our in-house software developer, delivering new features, bug fixes and technical support across all of our product range.
Luke is a keen motorcyclist, guitarist and self confessed nerd.

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Borut Balazek

Software Developer

Borut is part of the development team that helps to create and advance our software.
Outside the office, he enjoys spending time with his two dogs (Wilfred & Mickey) and producing music.

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Nikolay Konovalov

Software Developer

Nikolay is part of the development team that helps to create and advance our software.
He says that you should try making web apps — it's fun! Gamer inside, guitar player, composer — he sure has many interests, and these are just the top ones.

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Sam Millman

Software Developer

Sam Millman is an experienced developer who loves nerding out to programming topics.
You can normally find him randomly trying out a new tool or programming language, for the fun of it, or relaxing by watching some of his favourite shows.

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Dimitris Zampelis

iOS Developer

Dimitris works with us on the iOS side of our software.
He loves classical music - don’t ask how much his stereo system cost!

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Hector Walker

Consultant

Hector is a Counselling Psychologist registered with the Health Professions Council and advises on our psychometric, SEN/ALN & behaviour management strategies. He has 15 years experience working in mental health and student counselling.

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Liz Bowyer

Consultant

Liz is a literacy and SEN specialist with over 30 years both in the classroom and as SENCO. She puts her experience to good use with us, assisting and advising during product development.

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Steve Miller

Consultant

Steve Miller is a qualified teacher from Maia Learning Systems and has a wealth of experience in literacy and learning systems design. He acts as our consultant during the development of our reading and spelling assessments.

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Julie Southern

Consultant

Julie has a wealth of knowledge in the fields of Additional Needs & Provision Mapping. She holds NPQH status and has experience as a district SENCO with co-ordination responsibility for over 35 schools. Julie is currently a tutor and advisor at Edge Hill University and has published with a focus on Emotional Health and Well Being.

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Jill Marsh

Consultant

Jill Marsh is a retired headteacher has 30 years experience of teaching pupils how to read at KS1. She advises us during the development of our assessment products.