Meet the Executives

Jack

FOUNDER & CEO

Dave

FOUNDER & CPO

Steven

CCO

Matt

CFO

Deborah

COO

Mark

CIO

Jack

FOUNDER & CEO

Introduce yourself in a sentence
CEO of Membr, rugby fanatic, husband to Kate and dad to Lily!

Something you wish you knew at the start of your career journey?
You will fail more times than you will succeed, s%!t loads more!

What’s your vision for Membr as the Chief Executive Officer?
To power healthy businesses across the world by creating an environment that allows our amazing team to smash absolutely everything they do.

3 things you like?
Rugby, Exercising, Socialising with friends

Are there any books you’d like to recommend?
Legacy by James Kerr

Introduce yourself in a sentence
Husband and proud father of 2 (Isla and Max), loves tech & sports, inquisitive about everything.

Something you wish you knew at the start of your career journey?
The journey is more important than the destination. Absorb yourself in your subject matter, there is so much to learn.

What’s your vision for Membr as the Chief Product Officer?
Our vision is to power healthier businesses, healthy members and healthy sustainable gym businesses. We believe these are intrinsically linked and our teams are passionate about helping gym operators make this possible.

3 things you like?
Family time, Keeping fit, Learning new things (especially technology!)

Are there any books you’d like to recommend?
Competing Against Luck by Clayton M. Christensen

Dave

FOUNDER & CPO

Steven

CCO

Introduce yourself in a sentence
Canadian Expat many times over, who’s crazy about golf and music, and a proud father to Sebastian, 7 and Phoebe, 4.

Something you wish you knew at the start of your career journey?
Be patient, keep learning and do not listen to negativity.

What’s your vision for Membr as the Chief Commercial Officer?
To ensure that we continue to grow internationally whilst maintaining our core values of transparency, trust and fairness.

3 things you like?
Travelling, Spending time with my family, Launching Membr into new regions!

Are there any books you’d like to recommend?
Hard to pick just one! Ghost Rider by Neil Peart, Blink, The Power of Thinking Without Thinking by Malcolm Gladwell and The Long Walk to Freedom by Nelson Mandela.

Introduce yourself in a sentence
Former Investment Banker, flyhalf and attacking midfielder – currently a husband and father of two (stroppy) teenage girls.

Something you wish you knew at the start of your career journey?
Not everybody is what they seem. If something feels wrong, it’s almost certainly wrong!

What’s your vision for Membr as the Chief Financial Officer?
To create a socially responsible company that looks after all of its stakeholders whilst becoming the top SaaS business in the UK.

3 things you like?
Dining with family and friends, Wine, Manchester City, The Smiths, Miles Davis…

Are there any books you’d like to recommend?
Sapiens by Yuval Noah Harari and Kipper’s Balloon by Mike Inkpen

Matt

CFO

Deborah

COO

Introduce yourself in a sentence
Always on the lookout for a mini adventure – inactivity is my nemesis.

Something you wish you knew at the start of your career journey?
You need to come up with your own definition of success – learn to look at what you have accomplished and perceive it as a success, even if you still want to do better and more.

What’s your vision for Membr as the Chief Operational Officer?
To build a machine with a heart. How? By combining amazing people with effective processes to achieve greatness.

3 things you like?
Being outdoors, Reading, Eating cake

Are there any books you’d like to recommend?
The Doorstep Mile by Alastair Humphreys

Introduce yourself in a sentence
As CIO, I am always looking for ways to make a difference with technology.

Something you wish you knew at the start of your career journey?
The real value is in the data… for long enough it was just transactional.

What’s your vision for Membr as the Chief Information Officer?
To provide the software of choice in our sector – and create applications that drive efficient and cost effective growth for our customers through the adoption of leading edge technologies and techniques.

3 things you like?
Travel, The great outdoors, Socialising with family and friends

Are there any books you’d like to recommend?
Not much of a book reader… only the Sunday papers!!!

Mark

CIO

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