our management team

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    John Braithwaite

    Managing Director

    Digital business leader and entrepreneur, John Braithwaite has been at the edge of the online revolution over the last fifteen years. John has operated, advised, setup and grown numerous new businesses – ecommerce, B2B, training, networking and finance – in the last decade. He continues to drive forward modern business techniques and the practical application of technology for business growth and performance.

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    Mark Braithwaite


    With over 20 years of finance experience in banking, corporate and SME sectors, Mark Braithwaite is a Chartered Account and graduate of the Wharton | Merrill Lynch Investment Banking Institute. He started his career with PriceWaterhouseCoopers, qualifying as a Chartered Accountant with them. He then worked for Merrill Lynch in Investment Banking before moving to a boutique Private Equity house and then taking a senior international finance role within a multinational industrial business. Mark brings considerable knowledge of business and finance to the Unloq team in both in advisory and operational capacities.

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    James Neville-O’Brien

    Strategic Advisor

    Serial entrepreneur, James Neville-O’Brien has setup, operated, bought and sold over 300 different enterprises in the last forty years. An experienced businessman, Cranfield MBA and Lecturer, he is also a fellow of the Institute of Credit, Institute of Marketing, Institute of Management and Institute of Directors. We welcome him to the team as a man of unrivalled business experience with a wealth of contacts and knowledge.

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    Stephen Allwright


    Having graduated from Loughborough University with a BSc Hons in Mathematics in mid 2015, and with a full year internship working for the leading SME brokerage, BCMS Corporate, Stephen already has a strong knowledge of corporate finance and business exit strategy. With an analytical data-focused approach and direct market experience we are delighted he is a part of our growing team.