Board of Directors

Tom Eggleston

CEO

Tom Eggleston

CEO

With over 15 years industry experience, ProofID’s Tom Eggleston eats, drinks and sleeps identity and access management. A regular industry speaker in Europe and the US, Tom knows how to balance technical evangelism with the real world, finding practical solutions to the identity challenges faced by modern businesses.

As CEO of ProofID Tom has been instrumental in growing the company into the leading provider of managed identity solutions, employing over 50 people across the UK and the US. He also enjoys a daily run and brewing his own beer.

Michael Barrow

Director

Michael Barrow

Director

Founder and Director of ProofID, Michael has 26 years industry experience with over 17 years of designing, delivering and supporting identity management solutions.   He enjoys a challenge working directly with customers.

Michael also likes cycling and attending music festivals.  As an avid football he still enjoys playing and has been a Manchester City season ticket holder since the 1970’s. Multi-talented Michael is also a qualified bricklayer.

Paul Heaney

Technical Director

Paul Heaney

Technical Director

Paul Heaney spent the last 10 years building, designing and supporting provisioning, access management and Federated Single Sign-On solutions.  Since graduating from the University of Manchester with a BSc in Computer Science Paul has held many technical roles including Support Engineer, Trainer, Architect and Developer across a number of identity technologies.

As ProofID’s Technical Director Paul travels the world evangelising in the latest trends in identity management and architecting identity solutions to meet our customers complex requirements.

Lorraine Worrall

Sales & Marketing Director

Lorraine Worrall

Sales & Marketing Director

ProofID’s Sales and Marketing Director, Lorraine Worrall has a long and enviable track record selling solutions into various industry sectors including manufacturing and retail, with the last 10 years in the IDM space. She forms very strong relationships with her customers and believes that proposing the best solution based on return on investment means success and repeat business for customer and company alike.

In her spare time she enjoys watching F1 and often ties this in with motorbike trips to countries hosting the Grand Prix.

Management Team

John Shazell

Financial Controller

John Shazell

Financial Controller

John has extensive knowledge of the company having initially been seconded from Salford University way back in 1988. During his time with the company John has worked his way up from an Accounting Assistant to his current role as Financial Controller.  He maintains a hands-on approach to the operational side of the finance function whilst assisting the CFO with the company’s strategic approach.

John has a passion for food, both cooking and consuming. As a Manchester United supporter, he enjoys banter with the company’s resident blue, Director Michael Barrow. A talented pool player he puts the company pool table to good use and will happily beat his colleagues without mercy.

Mark Burke

Director of Customer Success

Mark Burke

Director of Customer Success

Mark Burke, Director, Customer Success joined the business early in 2017 to help grow the value of service delivery and the customer experience.

Having spent the past 17 years working in various leadership roles within the technology sector his passion is helping others succeed to deliver great results for customers.

Mark’s personal interests are in the outdoors and field sports, specifically fishing and clay pigeon shooting. Although Mark confesses to be a very amateur shot, on a good day he hits more than he misses!

Paul Cheeseman

Head of Managed Services & Support

Paul Cheeseman

Director of Managed Services and Support

Paul Cheeseman is Director of Managed Services and Support at ProofID. He’s been working in the IT industry for 20 years and working with Identity Management and Single Sign on products for 9 years.

When Paul isn’t working he likes to get outdoors and has a keen interest in hiking, camping, kayaking and bushcraft.

Getting to know…

John Evans

Assistant Head of Managed Services & Support

John Evans, Deputy Head of Managed Services and Support

John has over 10 years of IAM experience and is one of the most senior members of the Managed Services team.

He currently specialises in NetIQ identity management and PingFederate federation server.  John works closely with many of ProofID’s customers but some of his larger contracts are with Mazars and The International Baccalaureate.

John has many interests outside of work including home brewing, camping with his family and has recently become a new Dad.

We are your kind of people

John Evans

Assistant Head of Managed
Services & Support

Saffron Wynn-Jones

Marketing Manager

Stuart Nunn

Office Manager

Annabel Yarwood

Service Delivery Manager

Claire Williams

Customer Engagement Assistant

Tom Gerrard

Solutions Architect

Ben Andrews

MSV Consultant

Steve Stubbs

MSV Specialist

Andrzej Andrzejewski

MSV Specialist

Nathan Monaghan

MSV Engineer

Tiger Little

MSV Engineer

Jack Rimes

MSV Engineer

Ameen Bemat

MSV Engineer

Mike Longman

Consultant

Simon Fitton Davies

Consultant

Jim Goodall

Consultant

Patrick Maginn

Consultant

Suraj Sharma

Consultant

Asif Iqbal

Project Manager

Kari Brekke

Service Delivery Manager

Ivan Lucas

Senior Software Engineer

Florin Cristea

PHP Developer

Surekha Natu

Developer

Blaine Howarth

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