Chief Executive Officer
James is founder and CEO of Elgin and one.network. He is a technologist and entrepreneur with a passion for solving problems with simple but innovative solutions. Frustrated by the lack of reliable information about road closures on sat-navs, James set about addressing that gap in 2012 with a solution that is now used widely by highway authorities across the UK. Elgin’s platform has evolved into an advanced traffic management and smart mobility solution which is transforming the way authorities manage their highway networks and communicate with road users.
Chief Technology Officer
Rui is Elgin’s CTO and lead architect. He has been a partner in the business since 2013 and previously held senior roles at SAPO (Portugal Telecom) and Safira. Rui runs our Lisbon office, heading a 12 strong team of developers. As Elgin’s chief technologist he is responsible for the world leading technology solutions that Elgin has introduced to the traffic management market.
Chief Commercial Officer
Simon has responsibility for Elgin’s commercial activities and spearheading its growth. He has experience across the highways and local authority markets and has forged relationships with major contractors and systems integrators to help deliver complete solutions. Simon previously worked for Yotta, a highways asset management software business, taking them from start-up through to international expansion, and brings this experience to help Elgin on the next phase of its growth journey.
As Chief Finance Officer & Chief Operations Officer, David is responsible for finance, commercial operations, legal and HR. He has extensive experience of leading technology businesses as they scale, with a focus on creating value for investors and driving commercial and financial alignment throughout the business. David joined Elgin in 2019 from Infectious Media, an award-winning adtech company. Prior to that he led the finance team at Venda, an enterprise ecommerce SaaS platform, including its successful exit to NetSuite. David is a chartered accountant, having started his career at BDO.
Chief Product Officer
Adam is the most recent addition to the leadership team, joining in 2019 as our first Chief Product Officer with responsibility for product vision and customer success. Adam has previously held product leadership positions developing SaaS solutions in the regtech and fintech spaces. His vision for Elgin’s future product evolution is embodied in the new one.network platform (launched Sept 2019). Adam leads the customer team, ensuring close links between customer satisfaction and product evolution which has been a hallmark of Elgin’s approach since the beginning.