Meet the Team

Clive

Managing Director

Clive started C Data Services in 1986 and is still Director to this day. With a vast experience in both the Marine and Information Technology Industry, he is able to design and develop solutions in most fields of Engineering.

Qualifications
BSc, MSc, CEng, FRINA, FRIN, FCMS

Tom

Operations Director

Tom recently joined the CData team as a result of the company winning a long term contract with the MoD. He manages the day to day operations with a particular interest in software development. His previous experience includes working for BAe in defence systems development and prior to that was a Weapon Engineer Officer in the Royal Navy.

Tom is undergoing qualification to become an endorsed marine surveyor, putting his seagoing engineering experience to good use.

Qualifications
BSc, MRINA, APM-PMQ

Bob

Principal Consultant, Maritime Energy & Terotechnology

Since leaving the Royal Navy, having served both onshore and offshore, Bob is our principal consultant for Marine Engineering and Surveys.

Bobs current interests are  hydrogen fuel, cryogenics and superconducting propulsion systems.

Qualifications
CEng, FIMarEST, FIMechE, FEI, MRINA, MSaRS

Kyle

IT Support Manager

Kyle started with C Data in 2015 and is now our Support Manager, ensuring the helpdesk runs smoothly and issues are dealt with efficiently.

Kyle also ensure all of our backup and recovery systems are fully operational.

Qualifications
MCP
MTA: Security Fundamentals
MTA: Windows Server Administration Fundamentals
MTA: Networking Fundamentals

Ashley

IT Technician and Purchasing Manager

Ashley started at C Data in 2010 as our Hardware Manager. While he is still the man to talk to regarding PCs, servers and mobiles, he works alongside Kyle to provide 1st Line helpdesk and remote support.

Ashley is also responsible for all of our purchasing and returns.

Qualifications
Microsoft Specialist: Windows 7 Configuring 
MCP
MCTS: Server 2008 Networking Configuration

Mat

Web Developer

Mat joined C Data in 2008 as our Sales and Marketing Manager, but has sinced moved into a more technical role, eventually becoming more involved in the web side of C Data.

He loves working with front end side of websites, fluent with HTML, CSS and JS. Aware of all the modern web technologies, Mat is always happy to help you with your websites and to advise on your online presence.

Qualifications
MCP: HTML5, CSS3 and JS Development
ComptiaP+ Project Management
CIW: Web Professional

Jack

Graduate Apprentice

Jack started in 2017 and is Graduate Apprentice studying Digital and Technology Solutions.

Jack works with the Security aspect of the company, as well as helping the Support team as and when required.

Darrell

Lead Developer

Darrell started at C Data in 1996 and is now our Lead Developer, focussing mostly on VB and VB.NET. 

He is able to design, develop and support database driven web applications to suit any business need.