Altitude PLC’s Board
Peter Hallet (Executive Chairman)
Peter Hallett is an experienced public company director and was until early 2014 Group Chief Financial Officer of both Redcentric plc (“Redcentric”), the AIM-quoted UK network and cloud managed service provider, and Castleton Technology plc (“Castleton”), the AIM-quoted infrastructure and network managed services provider. Castleton was previously named Redstone plc (“Redstone”), from which Redcentric was demerged in April 2013. Peter played an instrumental role in the demerger process, which was the culmination of a successful and complex turnaround of Redstone commencing on his appointment in 2009. In addition Peter was previously finance director of Texas Homecare and First Quench.
Sanjay Lobo (Managing Director)
Sanjay is a seasoned e-commerce leader with a background of revenue growth through strategic partnerships with large multinational companies and brands.
Prior to joining Altitude, Sanjay spent seven years at Vistaprint. There he ran a variety of teams across the $300m European business before heading Vistaprint’s partnership business where he delivered strong growth, launching into new markets and products. Success in that role led to the launch of Vistaprint Corporate Solutions, which focused on the mid and enterprise market, and where Sanjay ran sales and marketing for North America and Europe. Prior to Vistaprint, Sanjay spent several years on the executive team at lastminute.com.
Gellan Watt (Non-Executive Director)
Gellan is a Global Brand Strategist and the founder of an award-winning creative and marketing communications agency.
Gellan founded Thinking Juice, the integrated creative and digital agency, in 2003. Thinking Juice was named Marketing Industry UK Agency of the Year, UK’s Most Effective Agency, UK’s Best in Strategy and was an RAR Recommended Agency for seven years running, winning numerous awards for their work for domestic and global brands. In 2011 Thinking Juice merged with Emerge Group, which became the twelfth largest independent agency group in the UK, with Gellan taking the role of Managing Director and Chief Creative Officer. He also held a EMEA board role for AMIN Worldwide (the global independent agency network). He was placed in Elite Business’ Top 15 Media Industry Power Faces in 2015 as well as The Drum’s Marketing Power 100 and has been named Marketing Industry Managing Director of the Year.
Shaun Parker (COO)
Shaun has wide and relevant experience of the technology sector having held senior management positions in Specialist Computer Centres, Ricoh Global Services, Redstone plc, Hewlett Packard and Compaq, particularly in outsourced managed services including software as a service . He has experience and proven success in corporate restructuring including strategic operational realignment to deliver both shareholder and stakeholder value, most recently with Redstone PLC.
Martin Varley (President & Founder)
Martin was the former European Managing Director of 4imprint Group plc and the founder of Incentives Two Limited. He has over 25 years experience in the promotional merchandise industry and has gained an extensive knowledge of the supply and distribution sectors of the market. He joined Corporate Solutions in 2003.