The Management Team
CEO of Wise Analytics Group
Christian founded WISE Analytics Group in 2014. As CEO, Christian is responsible for driving the development and execution of the Group strategy. With a goal of building a £25 million valued business by 2020, Christian is planning a mixture of organic and acquisition based growth. Prior to establishing WISE, Christian spent over 15 years in the IT industry. He started his career at Computacenter servicing clients such as JP Morgan Chase & Bloomberg. He then moved into the Internet industry in 2002 and became Sales Director of Globix. Christian consolidated his experience at IBM where he ultimately ran a team of 30+ people and a budget of $150m within the SME business unit. Outside of work, Christian has a young family, he loves to travel and is a lifelong Chelsea fan.
Founder of Wise Analytics Group
Mike founded and ran for 30 years one of the core businesses that is now part of WISE Analytics Group. Previously he worked in advertising, PR and marketing and is also a trained commercial artist. Mike’s deep network across the health and beauty sector combined with his vast knowledge of the print and online media landscape means that he provides key input into the Group sales and marketing strategy. Outside of work, Mike is a keen cyclist and windsurfer and believes that the disciplines learned through sport have a positive impact on working life.
CTO of Wise Analytics Group
As CTO for WISE Analytics Group, Arnaud is responsible for developing and implementing the IT strategy and platform architecture across the Group. Arnaud has worked as a data and systems engineer for organisations such as Rightmove and Bank of America. He brings with him a depth of experience across multiple technologies. When not working, Arnaud looks after www.bealondoner.com. The website has become the leading portal for the French community living in London and attracts 100,000 unique visitors per month.
Group Finance Director of WISE Analytics Group
Nigel is responsible for delivering financial strategy and control within the Group. After qualifying as a Chartered Accountant with KPMG, Nigel went on to hold senior financial positions ranging from FD roles within Reed Elsevier Group to CFO of Sega Europe. Most recently Nigel was Finance and Operations Director of Maantra Ltd. and brings with him a track record of success and depth of experience ranging from SMEs to blue chip corporations. Outside of work, Nigel enjoys classical music, cricket and football with a passion for Aston Villa.
Client Operations Director, My Market Insight (a WISE Group Company)
Simon looks after the delivery of My Market Insight’s product set. Simon has a wide range of senior management experience covering sales, client services and operations. His career includes IPC Marketforce, Seymour Distribution, KPMG, Cision and Cardpoint Services, organisatons where Simon was leading client services, change programmes, project delivery and transaction support. Outside work, he can be found on the golf course, walking his dog Hugo or supporting Liverpool FC.