Across The 55 Group we provide products and services that allow the world to evaluate, procure, manage and learn in a more sustainable way.
Within The 55 Group we pride ourselves on going the extra mile through innovation, charitable work and supporting the next generation. We believe in doing things better to do better things.
Privately-owned. People-first. Over 10 years’ experience.
From our base in Hull, we’ve built a young, ambitious and talented software team hungry to make a success of our company and a difference to yours.
NEC4 drafter and co-author of NEC3 and NEC4 Practical Solutions, Stuart is an experienced NEC and procurement consultant who helps ensure the legal and technical compliance of all Sypro products.
Dr Stuart KingsGroup Board Director, Strategic Lead International
Olivia’s role of UX Designer sees them covering all aspects of the UX design process, working closely with the product owners to ensure our software is created with the customer journey at the forefront.
Olivia ToplassUX Designer
With 8 years’ experience in Project & Operations Management, Matt sits at the heart of the business ensuring all projects run on time, on budget and to the high quality standards our clients demand.
Matt SkeltonHead of Product Management
Simone is drawing from her previous experience of customer management and technical support as she takes on the roles of Head of Technical Customer Support. Simone is responsible for managing the customer support channels across our platforms.
Simone SmallwoodHead of Technical Customer Support
With a Computer Science Degree from Hull University under his belt, Alex joined the team to further pursue his interest and skills within our software development team.
With 10 years of industry experience and a web design degree from Open University, Veronika spearheads the team’s frontend development, creating user-friendly interfaces for our Group’s software products.
Mike has over 30 years industry software development experience. Seeking a fresh challenge Mike has joined Sypro to learn how to weave the Web and share his experience with a young and talented team.
Mike McAllisterSenior Developer
Drawing from his previous experience in software development gained during his industrial placement, Peter oversees the management of our development team to ensure tasks stay on track in order to improve all Sypro applications.
Peter HowettSoftware Development Manager
Lauren has progressed during her time at Sypro to be in her current role of Product Owner for Risk Manager, she paves the way for the future development of RM.
Lauren ToddProduct Owner – Risk Manager
Leah works closely with our clients, helping them to set up new projects and making amendments where necessary. She has a lot of experience in customer services from her previous roles in the hospitality sector.
Leah AndrewCustomer Services
Will plays a key role within the commercial team. Having previously worked as the link between our customers and the development team, Will has developed an understanding of our Risk Manager software. Working with new and potential customers, Will ensures they receive comprehensive demonstrations, training sessions and onboarding guidance for the product.
Will ToplassRM Consultant
Having joined Sypro as an apprentice in 2015, Toby has evolved into a Senior Software Developer role. He has a keen eye for design and for driving user experience levels across all platforms.
Toby ParkerSenior Software Developer
Chris is responsible for engaging with new clients and helping to grow the product. Chris has an extensive knowledge of our software allowing him to tell people about all the great benefits they can gain from using Risk Manager.
Chris MonkRM Senior Sales Development Representative
John is a member of the Chartered Institute of Consulting, with over 20 years’ experience of the IT sector he provides leadership to the teams who provide the software platforms for Sypro John has a passion for customer experience and believes technology genuinely solves problems and brings true value to its user.
John MartinChief Technology Officer
Stefan is an accountant with five years’ experience in industry, with a focus on process development, systems and business partnering. Working as Sypro’s Finance Manager his focus is on the introduction of processes and financial systems across the company that will deliver value added information and analysis to all stakeholders.
Stefan HarsleyFinance Manager
Drawing from previous experiences providing both compliance and HR systems into the Education sector, Josh has been made Head of Sales for the RM arm of the business. Josh’s main responsibilities are to facilitate the growth of the sales team and to draw from his experiences, supporting the team where necessary.
Josh MitchellHead of Sales – Risk Manager
Sam is drawing from her previous experience of 6 years in Software Testing at various companies and has over 20 years in IT as a whole. She is responsible for testing the quality of our software across all of our channels.
Sam WiliamsTest Manager
Owen is responsible for providing training on our Contract Management software. He offers support to our clients through refresher courses and other training to ensure they’re getting the most out of the system.
Owen FrancisTechnical Solutions Trainer
Saqib provides end-to-end support to the clients using our Risk Manager software tool. With a degree in Computer Science from Manchester Met University and his part time studies which he is currently undertaking for an MA in UX Design at Falmouth, Saqib is well placed to work within our team whilst also learning and gaining experience along the way.
Saqib ZubairCustomer Services Support Engineer
During Matt’s time at university he completed a placement year at Sypro alongside his degree. This provided him with important knowledge and skills required to successfully integrate into the team. His job includes maintaining and updating the codebases of our software, so he is very valuable to us and the other software products within The 55 Group.
Matthew RetallickSoftware Developer
Charley WainwrightHead of Partnerships and Integrations
Always easy to use and implement
Think beyond the obvious
Go the extra mile
Developed through collaboration
No tech waffle or corporate jargon
All data hosted using Amazon encryption software
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