The team

We’re a team of digital transformation experts, telco strategists, data explorers and business-growth specialists

Meet our leadership team

We are dedicated to helping you identify opportunities, navigate disruptive markets and make consented telco intelligence work for your business.

Jonno

Jonathan Hulford-Funnel

Chief Executive Officer
Jonno

Jonathan Hulford-Funnel

Chief Executive Officer

As a serial tech entrepreneur, purpose-driven leader and the co-founder of Novatiq, Jonno has been at the forefront of data-driven marketing since 1995. He has raised startups on three continents and held executive positions in multinational corporations, most recently Experian where he led the global data management practice at Experian Data Quality. Dedicated, clear thinking and unfailingly cheerful, Jonno combines his proven company-building and go-to-market experience to lead our next stage of business growth.

Tanya

Tanya Field

Chief Product Officer
Tanya

Tanya Field

Chief Product Officer

Tanya’s expertise sits at the intersection of digital transformation, advertising and telcos. Before co-founding Novatiq, she was Director of Mobile Data at Telefonica where she spearheaded the earliest developments of mobile network operator consent technology; later joining Vodafone to design a global customer data consent management platform which is still deployed across Vodafone’s footprint today. A global thought leader and speaker on data privacy, Tanya drives the GSMA and E5 initiatives on global mobile data and was elected to sit on the inaugural global board of the MMA. Tanya is the chief product visionary at Novatiq, responsible for defining our best-in-class identity solutions and product roadmap.

Tom Wills

Chief Financial Officer

Tom Wills

Chief Financial Officer

During his 15+ years in the field, co-founder Tom has set up commercial finance functions and driven exponential sales growth in a number of highly disruptive technology businesses, including EDF Energy, British American Tobacco and online fashion unicorn Asos. Tom brings a unique blend of finance and entrepreneurial expertise to Novatiq, which he uses to skilfully lead our finance, legal and people portfolios to the next stage of dynamic growth.

Mark

Mark Stewart

Chief Technology Officer
Mark

Mark Stewart

Chief Technology Officer

As Novatiq’s CTO, Mark is responsible for our tech infrastructure and cloud services. He previously worked at high-tech blue chips IBM, EE and Fujitsu and is recognised as a thought leader in simplifying tech advancement and user experience.

Alexander Duque

Alexander Duque

Director of Operations
Alexander Duque

Alexander Duque

Director of Operations

Our Director of Operations Alex developed his career in a number of high-growth start-ups as well as global organisations including West Unified Communications, Magnetic North and Davivienda. He leads Novatiq’s program and account management, standards and privacy compliance.

Jurgita

Jurgita Rudzyte

Director of Marketing
Jurgita

Jurgita Rudzyte

Director of Marketing

Jurgita is a senior marketing professional with almost 20 years of strategic and end-to-end marketing experience, predominantly in the telecoms, data monetisation and mobile advertising sectors. Highlights include heading up Vodafone’s global strategy initiative to create value beyond the core business and leading the development of differentiating strategies for products across Vodafone’s highest-value franchise partners. Jurgita’s expertise lies in thinking out of the box to develop marketing strategies that result in significant growth.

Vaughan Matthews

Vaughan Matthews

Director of Telco Partnerships
Vaughan Matthews

Vaughan Matthews

Director of Telco Partnerships

Vaughan is a 20-year veteran of media and telecoms, having held senior global development roles at ad networks and programmatically led DSPs. Before joining Novatiq, he spent 9 years at Orange in the incubation and investment arm and is a founding member of 4-telco partnership www.go-ignite.com.

Serra Kokmen

Serra Kokmen

Sales and Business Development, Turkey
Serra Kokmen

Serra Kokmen

Sales and Business Development, Turkey

Since the acceleration of digital transformation, Serra has enabled enterprises in Data Management & Quality, Customer Data and Real-Time Cross-Channel Marketing by providing tailored technological capabilities, services and consultancy. She previously took senior sales and business development roles with high-tech companies like IBM, Experian and Emarsys in Turkey & MEA region.

raif

Raif Awaida

Director of Business Development, MENA
raif

Raif Awaida

Director of Business Development, MENA

A technology specialist, Raif has spent the last decade in a number of senior business development roles for telecommunications organisations and is credited as ‘inventor’ across a number of patents in Europe and the US. Raif is responsible for Novatiq’s partnerships across the Middle East and North Africa.

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