Meet the Team

Altitude PLC’s Board

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Richard Sowerby (Non-Executive Director)

Richard is a Chartered Accountant and joined the Board as Chief Financial Officer on 11 July 2013. Since 2011, he has been Finance Director of The Inspired Branding Group (formerly Stridage Holdings Ltd) and a director of Meritas Development Limited. He has also been a director of Carr-Hill Limited since 2008. Previous positions include Group Finance Director of Eclipse Scientific Group from 2005 to 2008 and Finance Director and Managing Director of Senior Architectural from 1998 to 2003.

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Peter Hallet (Non-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.

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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.

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Martin Varley (CEO)

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.