Rod joined the board of Directors in 2008 as the company’s Sales Director and in 2015 was appointed as the Chief Executive Officer.
Rod was recruited due to his highly successful and specialist corporate background helping to drive the aggressive growth of the business.
Prior to Annodata, Rod held the position of Sales Director for Siemens Financial Services which he joined in 2000. With a career-long emphasis on motivating and developing teams, he is also a highly regarded senior-executive coach and mentor.
During his time in the finance industry, Rod was also an Executive Director of the Finance and Leasing Association and Chairman of the Technology Group, being intimately involved in developing the compliance-based FLA Code of Practice. Prior to Siemens, Rod was a member of the main board of Schroder Leasing, a subsidiary of the global international merchant bank, which he joined in 1988 having first started his career in retail banking with Barclays Bank.
Rod holds qualifications in the Institute of Banking as well as Marketing (CIM).
Joe joined the Annodata Board as Group Finance Director in 2014.
Joe has significant financial, M&A, operational and commercial experience working in mid-markets in the technology and business services sectors.
A Chartered Accountant, Joe was an audit manager with PwC before joining a division of Modus International plc as Financial Controller. He then joined Parity plc where he served as Divisional Finance Director and Managing Director before leading Parity through an IPO as Group CFO. Joe also held positions of CFO and Managing Director with PRGX Global Inc, a NASDAQ listed business, overseeing finance and operations across UK, Europe, Asia and the Pacific region.
As CFO he has also worked at Sovereign Capital, LMS Capital and Octopus Investments, in a number of VC and PE-backed businesses in the technology sectors, most recently with 365IT, a leading provider of ICT, UCC and Cloud services.
Suki joined the Annodata Board as Group Finance Director in 2002 before becoming Commercial Director in 2014.
Whilst at Annodata, Suki has been instrumental in assisting in the rapid growth experienced by the Group particularly in integrating acquisitions and ensuring back office functions continue to deliver and evolve.
After gaining a degree in Physics at Imperial College, London, Suki qualified as a Chartered Accountant with the consulting group KPMG. After that he went on to join Invensys Plc where he held a number of senior finance roles in its Group head office which involved significant exposure to its businesses across Europe and North America.
Joe joined Annodata in May 2014 as Marketing Director. Responsible for marketing strategy, lead generation, PR and brand, Joe brings with him over 20 years of business-to-business marketing experience across telecoms, technology and Business Process Outsourcing.
Prior to joining Annodata, Joe was Vice President Global Marketing at Sitel, one of the world’s largest BPOs. Joe has also held senior roles in companies including Azzurri Communications, Npower, Kingston Communications and Cable & Wireless.
Joe has provided thought leadership and best-practice advice via countless magazine and online publications as well as speaking at numerous events in both Europe and the US.
Neil joined Annodata as Operations Director in March 2014.
After gaining a degree in Theology at Exeter University, Neil trained as a lawyer. Neil then went on to hold a number of senior procurement and commercial roles in both the public and private sectors with a bias towards technology and business process outsourcing.
As Operations Director, Neil manages a variety of back office functions alongside strategic transformational projects enhancing profitability and product portfolio.
Sue joined Annodata in 2008 as HR Manager and was promoted to the position of HR Director for the Annodata Group in September 2014.
Sue is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Personnel and Development, and prides herself on the strong relationships she builds with employees and business partners. Her ethos is very much centred around employee engagement and making the HR strategy critical to business development.
Prior to joining Annodata Sue held HR positions at T-Mobile and Daimler Chrysler.
John joined Annodata in 2002 as a field service consultant leading a task to transform and expand the quality and range of customer services.
John was promoted to Group Service Director in 2008 and now leads the largest division in Annodata. His mission, and that of his team, is to deliver excellent customer service whilst growing service income and profit by constantly improving efficiency.
Prior to joining Annodata John was the Regional Service Manager of Greater London for Canon UK Ltd.
John holds a degree in Leadership and Management and is Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management.
Andrew joined Annodata in August of 2013 as Head of IT Professional Services and in 2015 was appointed to the Technical Director position.
Andrew is responsible for Annodata’s presence within the IT sector and is tasked with strengthening the professional services and consultancy portfolio around our unique cloud offering.
Andrew has a proven track record of IT start up and technology leadership to assist Annodata in its goal of becoming a leading VAR.
Prior to Annodata, Andrew held the position of Technology Director for a large education establishment where he built a successful IT Business supporting over 40 schools and colleges in the South of England. During his time Andrew became an integral part of the management team which contributed to the continued success of the organisation.
Andrew began his career not in technology but as a semi-professional footballer with clubs including Wycombe Wanderers and Marlow FC.
Prior to founding Annodata, Andrew carved out a highly successful career with one of the world’s largest imaging providers. In 1988 after spotting a gap in the market, Andrew’s commitment to providing better services and solutions to customers led him to establishing Annodata, with a vision to improve client document management through technology. After leading the company with his brother and co-founder Tim Harman for 27 years, Andrew is now responsible for driving corporate strategy, identifying acquisition targets and overseeing company growth.
Outside of work, Andrew has a keen interest in philanthropic activities. Recent years have seen him run, hike, climb, cycle and row his way across places ranging from Kilimanjaro to Paris. Across his charitable pursuits for organisations such as Scannappeal, where he is a Trustee, The British Legion and Help for Heroes, Andrew has raised tens of thousands of pounds for worthy causes
Tim enjoyed a highly successful career in the Office Business Technology and Finance Leasing sectors before co-founding Annodata in 1988. With his brother Andrew, Tim led the business until July 2015, creating a solid foundation and employing over 400 people through his passion, hard work and strong customer loyalty. Tim’s commercial leadership has enabled Annodata to experience year-on-year profitability with zero debt on the balance sheet, with the company on track to hit its target of reaching £100m turnover by FY2016. Within Annodata, Tim is now focused on corporate strategy, identifying key acquisition targets and overseeing significant company investments.
Outside of business, Tim is an active member of the local community helping various charities raise funds for worthy causes along with having a very active sporting life involving golf, football, tennis and cycling.