Meet the team | Flexys
  • Astra Baker

    Astra Baker

    Marketing Manager

    “I thrive on the culture and positive vibe at Flexys. I'm loving creating a market presence and brand for the business from the ground up. We have great people building the most innovative solutions which will deliver significant return on investment to our clients. I’m here to present all the great talent, solutions and technology which makes up Flexys to the outside world.”

  • Jon Hickman

    Jon Hickman

    Chief Executive Officer

    “I like riding motorcycles. It's an exhilarating combination of acceleration, speed, controlled risk, freedom and the satisfaction of doing something to the best of your ability. I get the same kind of feeling working at Flexys.”

  • Brian Smith

    Brian Smith

    Chief Technology Officer

    "The idea for Flexys took root after building solutions using products and services available in the market. It made me realise how much opportunity there was to better the status quo, not just by building modern technology into products but by delivering solutions that apply an operational understanding of collections and backing them up with excellent service."

  • Kieran Sears

    Kieran Sears

    Software Engineer

    "Tools are one of the most effective means of influencing the greatest number of people. The intriguing part is how to ensure they are used in the correct way."

  • Don Liyanage

    Don Liyanage

    Research Engineer in AI

    “Being able to help our customers by providing the right decision at the right time in the right tone is a very satisfactory experience”

  • Sergio Martín Sánchez

    Sergio Martín Sánchez

    Software Engineer

    "I believe in continuous improvement as a lifestyle, intending that those improvements help this world to be a better place to live in"

  • Bill Cuthbert

    Bill Cuthbert

    Software Engineer

    "What I like most about my job is being able to use modern programming languages and new technologies"

  • Joe Heath

    Joe Heath

    Chief Research Officer

    "Many businesses in the collections industry struggle to find the time and resources to innovate. I want to change that by continuously innovating"

  • Julie Wheeler

    Julie Wheeler

    Business Support Manager

    "I’m really pleased to have joined Flexys at such an exciting time for the company. Flexys has a clear development path, excellent leadership, a dedicated team and there’s always an opportunity to learn something new."

  • Brian Dewis

    Brian Dewis

    Chairman

    "I have worked with Jon, Brian and Joe previously all as part of my senior management team at Talgentra. When they decided to start Flexys in 2016 the proposition was so strong, when asked, I decided to join the board as Chairman. We're building the right products with the right technology at the right time and I'm delighted to be able to share my knowledge, experience and connections to maximise the growth potential for the business."

  • Christian Hodkinson

    Christian Hodkinson

    Delivery Engineer

    It’s an exciting time to be joining Flexys, I am looking forward to working with some familiar faces as well as working with new colleagues. I’m excited to have been given the opportunity to make a difference and to build further upon my collections and delivery experience.

  • Francesca Madeddu

    Francesca Madeddu

    UX Designer

    "I am invested in making sure that user needs are kept central and properly weighted against technical challenges and constraints"

  • Kim Stebel

    Kim Stebel

    Tech Lead

    "I enjoy working for Flexys because it gives me the opportunity to shape the technical design of new products and coach software developers."

  • John Hawkes-Reed

    John Hawkes-Reed

    Curator of DevOps

    “Devops and continuous delivery make the job of producing software significantly more humane and scalable”

  • Mark Garland

    Mark Garland

    Senior Software Engineer

    "I care about building high-quality, usable and effective software, which can make a difference to someone struggling with debt."