Meet our Executive Team
Our Executive Team has a track record of delivering complex onboarding and monitoring solutions to digitally transform regulated businesses.
CEO & Founder
An innovative CEO with over 30 years of software industry experience, Adrian has occupied multiple senior positions within leading UK digital businesses. He has also undertaken strategic consultancy roles with global companies including Experian, eBay and Autotrader. Driven by his passion for, and expertise in fraud detection, data and intelligence sharing, Adrian founded NorthRow in 2010 to enable organisations to combat fraud and financial crime.
Chief Finance Officer
Adam joined NorthRow in 2018 from Tandem Bank, where he served as Finance Director through a successful banking licence application, Series B fund-raise and the acquisition of Harrods Bank. Prior to Tandem, Adam spent ten years with RBS as Finance Director for the Lombard Asset Finance and RBS Invoice Finance businesses, as well as four years with McDonald’s Restaurants.
Chief Product Officer
Before joining NorthRow as a founding team member in 2011, Vanessa was Chairman of RCP Consultants, a specialist in back-office automation software serving Reuters and the FX trading businesses of banks worldwide. After graduating from Cambridge with an MA in Engineering, Vanessa spent the first 10 years of her career with global engineering consultancy Ricardo, where she was a Principal Engineer before joining RCP Consultants as a director.
Chief Technology Officer
As Chief Technology Officer for NorthRow, Matt is responsible for technical strategy, design and architecture. Prior to working at NorthRow Matt has 17 years’ experience of building scalable platforms and worked in an international medical device company ResMed where he built the B2B platform, spearheaded use of cloud technology and led the ‘Big Data’ drive in Europe.
Chief Revenue Officer
Rhodri has responsibility for all customer-facing activity in the business from marketing to sales and customer success. He has over 15 years experience selling emerging technology and regulated services to Banks, Financial Services and Payment organisations around the world. Rhodri has previously built successful sales organisations for high growth businesses including Earthport (Acquired by Visa) and Provenir where he led the launch of their SaaS offering across EMEA.
Andrew has over 25 years experience in the TMT sector and during that time has been a member of the Senior Executive team in several early-stage and scale-up companies, driving them to significant growth and successful exit. In addition to his Executive Chair role at NorthRow he is also a Non-Executive Director for several companies and the Co-Chair for an expanding State Maintained Primary School.