Guy Whittle – Chairman
Guy Whittle is currently acting Chairman of Diginius. Former head of the Futures Group at RBC Capital Markets for EMEA and Asia, based in London. Guy was responsible for all derivatives sales and clearing operations for a business that is now high tech, low latency and real-time straight through processing (STP).
Guy’s background over 30 years in the financial services sector includes managing Equity and Bond trading platforms at the London Stock Exchange and MTS (Europe’s largest Government Bond trading platform). Guy was responsible for global sales and product development, introducing several technology solutions to successfully compete globally with Deutsche Borse, NYSE, NASDAQ and vendor platforms such as Bloomberg and TradeWeb.
Guy has extensive experience in the City managing teams to deliver efficient, cost-effective and faster new technology solutions that replace old work practices and process.
Founder & CEO
Nate Burke – Founder & CEO
Nate founded Diginius in 2011. He is known as an early e-commerce pioneer and entrepreneur. He launched his first internet business in 1997 and is a two-time nominee Ernst & Young Entrepreneur of the Year. He has a BA in Computer Science and an MBA from the University of Alabama.
Juliana Burke – Operations Manager
Juliana makes sure office operations are running smoothly and all clients and employees are happy. She is one of the founders of Diginius and has over 20 years of experience in e-commerce and digital marketing.
Lover of opera and classical music, the rest of the team is grateful that Juliana – who can be quite bossy – is not trying to impose her music tastes on the whole office.
SOFTWARE & TECH DEVELOPMENT
Head of Research & Development
Alan Reading – Head of Research & Development
Dr Alan Reading heads up software research and development at Diginius and the Diginius Insight product. With a PhD in pure mathematics, Alan works with large data sets and complex algorithms, delivering actionable easy to understand timely information to clients with reliable software.
Eric Renkema – VP Engineering
Following 10 years at IBM and recognition such as a top contributor for the year for the quality of software testing and leading an International team, Eric then led technology at Seattle SaaS startup delivering governance, risk and compliance software to the financial services sector. Since joining Diginius Eric works across all areas of the Diginius Insight platform to deliver well engineered solutions to Diginius clients.
Software Product Manager
Gerald Gogo – Software Product Manager
With a background in computer science and over a decade in starting and running web businesses, Gerald turns client business needs into software requirements and code with our dev teams, rapidly delivering scalable solutions to our diverse client base.
Head of Performance Marketing
Lisa Wachter – Head of Performance Marketing
5 years of international digital marketing experience, data-driven, with attention to detail, Lisa is a highly motivated, curious, fast-learning professional keeping up with the online trends with a digital mind-set. Lisa looks after a wide portfolio of clients coordinating paid search strategy and delivery across the entire team.
If it wasn’t for Covid-19 Lisa would spend all her time climbing, skiing and travelling.
Anthony Roche – PPC Analyst
Working as an analyst with an integrated approach between a variety of paid channels: Google Ads, Google Shopping and Amazon. Managing multiple accounts for clients in a variety of sectors & working closely with internal and external development teams.
In his free time, he enjoys travelling, football, quizzing and pretending that he doesn’t binge-watch shows on Netflix.
UK BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT
Richard Ingles – Sales Director
Richard is a Sales Director with sales/marketing and commercial expertise within data analytics, media/marketing services, identity and risk & compliance sectors, SaaS enterprise sales both UK and internationally, growing revenue in start-ups, scale-ups and major corporates.
Jaser Ashraf – Customer Success
Jaser works to bring clients the latest in marketing strategy and technology solutions. With a passion for marketing as a whole he brings expertise from the investment sphere where he has worked with over 40 early stage businesses.
Jaser can generally be found in a different jacket every week, and as a member of a prestigious shooting club his cool, calm and collected attitude is reflected in his work (and jacket choices).
Digital Marketing Manager
Cristiana – Digital Marketing Manager
Cristiana is a results-driven marketing professional with 5+ years of comprehensive experience developing long-lasting relationships with clients, colleagues, and senior leadership to develop sustainable business growth. Cristiana moved to London from Florida at the start of 2020 and is looking forward to visiting the tourist sights for the first time when everything re-opens.
INTERNATIONAL BUSINESS DEVELOPMENT