Meet The Team

 
Adam   Developer   Part of the technical team that makes Yapster tick. Possibly the best travelled member of team Yapster.

Adam

Developer

Part of the technical team that makes Yapster tick. Possibly the best travelled member of team Yapster.

Aimen   Head of Business Development   Aimen is responsible for developing our go to market strategy, as well as leading on all marketing and external communications. He’s weirdly into American sports, especially NFL (49ers) and NBA (Warriors).

Aimen

Head of Business Development

Aimen is responsible for developing our go to market strategy, as well as leading on all marketing and external communications. He’s weirdly into American sports, especially NFL (49ers) and NBA (Warriors).

Alex   Developer   Proud Manchester resident and cycling enthusiast Alex joined us from The Co-op group where he was a senior software engineer.

Alex

Developer

Proud Manchester resident and cycling enthusiast Alex joined us from The Co-op group where he was a senior software engineer.

 
Alex D   Junior Developer   Not content with completing an undergrad degree in theoretical physics, Alex also has a Master’s in general physics from Lund University in Sweden. (Basically, he makes most of us feel dumb.)

Alex D

Junior Developer

Not content with completing an undergrad degree in theoretical physics, Alex also has a Master’s in general physics from Lund University in Sweden. (Basically, he makes most of us feel dumb.)

Antonia   Account Manager   Antonia’s passion for food makes her the perfect fit for our account management team (and regular lunch dates in Soho). She even blogs about her foodie adventures!

Antonia

Account Manager

Antonia’s passion for food makes her the perfect fit for our account management team (and regular lunch dates in Soho). She even blogs about her foodie adventures!

Arron   Account Manager   Arron is also no stranger to the hospitality industry having previously worked at Wagamama. His favourite is the shirodashi ramen.

Arron

Account Manager

Arron is also no stranger to the hospitality industry having previously worked at Wagamama. His favourite is the shirodashi ramen.

 
Brontë   Consultant - Partnerships   Brontë is helping us grow our community of ‘best in breed’ technology partners. Before joining us she led marketing for a VR startup. She studied in both Sydney and Boston, meaning she probably has the most air miles of anyone at Yapster!

Brontë

Consultant - Partnerships

Brontë is helping us grow our community of ‘best in breed’ technology partners. Before joining us she led marketing for a VR startup. She studied in both Sydney and Boston, meaning she probably has the most air miles of anyone at Yapster!

Becky   Business Development Executive   Foodie and culture vulture Becky swapped a career in theatre for the equally dramatic field of tech sales. If there’s a new restaurant opening, she’s likely to know about it before you do.

Becky

Business Development Executive

Foodie and culture vulture Becky swapped a career in theatre for the equally dramatic field of tech sales. If there’s a new restaurant opening, she’s likely to know about it before you do.

Chris   Consultant - Strategic Accounts   Chris the veteran of our growing sales team, helping us find many of our current customers. His love for his native Essex is only matched by that for his team, Tottenham.

Chris

Consultant - Strategic Accounts

Chris the veteran of our growing sales team, helping us find many of our current customers. His love for his native Essex is only matched by that for his team, Tottenham.

 
Chris E   Developer   Ask him about his Masters in Computational Finance, we dare you. Proud owner of Walter, an actual Yapster dog.

Chris E

Developer

Ask him about his Masters in Computational Finance, we dare you. Proud owner of Walter, an actual Yapster dog.

Craig   Co-founder & CTO   Leads the development and management of Yapster’s technology stack working alongside our technical team. Also serves as coffee maker-in-chief.

Craig

Co-founder & CTO

Leads the development and management of Yapster’s technology stack working alongside our technical team. Also serves as coffee maker-in-chief.

Dan   Developer   Self-described ‘polyglot’ software engineer Dan hails from Italy. He’s one-upped all of us by completing a PhD (in Computer Science, of course!).

Dan

Developer

Self-described ‘polyglot’ software engineer Dan hails from Italy. He’s one-upped all of us by completing a PhD (in Computer Science, of course!).

 
Darren   UX developer   Our resident user experience advocate. Can be found on a bike almost as much as Craig.

Darren

UX developer

Our resident user experience advocate. Can be found on a bike almost as much as Craig.

Gracie   Marketing Assistant   Art enthusiast Gracie is helping us embrace our creative side, looking after internal design projects and supporting our slightly kooky marketing efforts.

Gracie

Marketing Assistant

Art enthusiast Gracie is helping us embrace our creative side, looking after internal design projects and supporting our slightly kooky marketing efforts.

Ilayda   Data Analyst   Star Wars nut and maths whizz Ilayda is our first ever trainee coder. When she’s not learning Clojure she’s crunching as much Yapster data as we can give her.

Ilayda

Data Analyst

Star Wars nut and maths whizz Ilayda is our first ever trainee coder. When she’s not learning Clojure she’s crunching as much Yapster data as we can give her.

 
Jack   Sales & Partnerships Executive   When he’s not working to help us bring brilliant new customers and partners on board, Jack can usually be found supporting his beloved Chelsea FC.

Jack

Sales & Partnerships Executive

When he’s not working to help us bring brilliant new customers and partners on board, Jack can usually be found supporting his beloved Chelsea FC.

Jenna   Head of Projects   Jenna oversees all of our product development, customer onboarding and technical integrations. Big admirer of tube stations.

Jenna

Head of Projects

Jenna oversees all of our product development, customer onboarding and technical integrations. Big admirer of tube stations.

Leigh   Head of Information Security   We dare you to find someone who cares more about data protection. Or wrestling.

Leigh

Head of Information Security

We dare you to find someone who cares more about data protection. Or wrestling.

 
Maggie   Account Manager   Our customers can expect a friendly welcome from Maggie befitting of her native Canada. A self-confessed ‘foodie’, she’s already immersed herself in London’s vibrant restaurant and craft beer scene.

Maggie

Account Manager

Our customers can expect a friendly welcome from Maggie befitting of her native Canada. A self-confessed ‘foodie’, she’s already immersed herself in London’s vibrant restaurant and craft beer scene.

Meg   Account Manager   Solver of problems. Lover of pink gin. Welsh and proud.

Meg

Account Manager

Solver of problems. Lover of pink gin. Welsh and proud.

Nicci   CFO/COO   Nicci runs Yapster’s finances and operations. As our diversity champion she’ll be ensuring you don’t just see white male faces on this page.

Nicci

CFO/COO

Nicci runs Yapster’s finances and operations. As our diversity champion she’ll be ensuring you don’t just see white male faces on this page.

 
Rob   Co-founder & CEO   When he’s not obsessing about building great work cultures, Rob can usually be found on a course somewhere trying to play golf.

Rob

Co-founder & CEO

When he’s not obsessing about building great work cultures, Rob can usually be found on a course somewhere trying to play golf.

Roland   Developer   Part of the technical team that makes Yapster tick. Also part of Yapster’s disproportionately large Essex contingent.

Roland

Developer

Part of the technical team that makes Yapster tick. Also part of Yapster’s disproportionately large Essex contingent.

Victoria   Consultant - Strategic Accounts   Vic is a passionate advocate of business transformation and all things SaaS. Part of a growing northern presence at YapHQ which leads to some questionable word pronunciations.

Victoria

Consultant - Strategic Accounts

Vic is a passionate advocate of business transformation and all things SaaS. Part of a growing northern presence at YapHQ which leads to some questionable word pronunciations.