Chris has nearly 40 years of IT and business experience and brings this to bear on every project he is involved in. He has worked for large multinationals, SME’s and small companies, and personally managed companies from 5 to 200 employees. He has successfully supervised literally hundreds of IT projects including the first Online Real Time Banking system in Europe and the computerisation of the first Act passed through the Scottish Parliament. He has over 25 years’ experience in the Construction / Contracting Industry including Conax, Prospero, Navision, Build IT and Coins. He was amongst the UK pioneers in non-impact print technology, and then ran a successful software house for 15 years before becoming an independent consultant. He has particular expertise in RFID (especially UHF and Tag to Tag™), web enablement and all aspects of project management.
Neil Duguid is the owner and founder of Henley IS. He has worked in the IT industry for over 30 years starting as a computer programmer. For the latter part of his career he worked in the construction industry, firstly as an IT Manager for the Miller Group before joining COINS as a consultant. He enjoyed 11 years with COINS, most of that time as a director, working on Implementations of COINS in many parts of the world.
Roger Ewing attended School in Belfast, before moving over to England to go to Oxford Brookes University where he studied Economics/Accounting and Finance. He worked at a major fund management company for a year before going on to work in an IT outsourcing firm. Shortly after, he began working for Henley IS as a junior Consultant. He provides support to Henley IS clients and often works on projects based at home and abroad. During his time he has worked mainly on COINS OA Projects.
Outside of work, Roger has rowed at the Commonwealth games and reached the final of Henley regatta.
Formerly an IT Director for a house builder, who are a long term Coins user. Prior to that John was a member of the Coins software development team. He now operates as an Applications Consultant and supports a large London-based contractor. John is a skilled developer using the Progress language which is the language and database used in Coins
Bsc (Hons) qualified and entered the Institute of Management Accountants in 1993. She has worked in various finance functions in diverse industries including, music, brewing, banking and clothes retail.
She joined HenleyIS as our Business Administrator in December 2010 after enjoying a career break to raise her family and brings with her 15 years of work experience including 5 years as a Financial Controller, International Division of Arcadia Group Ltd.
Her role incorporates all Finance functions and ensuring the day to day running of the office. Joanna therefore provides a key link between staff, customers and associates.
Neelam brings a wealth of experience to all projects, leveraging personal experience and knowledge on pre/post system implementations. She has 12 years’ experience as an Applications Consultant in European and Global systems specialising in core oracle applications. Nellie's skills include project management, training, documentation, goal focused and customer orientated. Nellie is currently working on an ME Demo setup environment for the Middle East market sector. She has completed COINS Implementation of full Financials, HR & PR-Client Project, Middle East project development and is also currently working on new COINS Implementation of full Financials, HR & PR-Client Project, Qatar.
Mary is an experienced HR professional who offers small to medium sized companies help, advice and support with a whole range of Human Resource and Training issues.
Nic has joined us in 2010 to work on 2 areas. Firstly improve the look of COINS Open Architecture (OA) Pages, Reports and Documents, and secondly to help develop client’s use of OA when integrated with their own Intranet or Internet Web-sites.
Sabine is our Sales & Marketing Co-Ordinator. She worked for over 4 years at Microsoft Germany and Microsoft UK, in the Microsoft Certified Partner Programme dealing with Customer Services, Sales, Complaint Management, Quality Control and Training of Call Centre Agents. She is tri-lingual (speaking fluent German, Aramaic, English and some Spanish) and used to provide World Wide Customer Support.