Meet The Team

At Pole Star it requires a wide range of skills to develop, maintain, and support the high-quality products for which we have become renowned. As such, we consist of small, highly-skilled teams that collectively build our solutions for global challenges. From tech, to development, to sales, every department with its variety of experience is vital for the smooth day-to-day running and continued success of Pole Star.

Read on to learn more about us and view a selection of our global team of maritime experts.

Julian Longson

CEO / Managing Director

Julian Longson

Management Team

Simon Henson

Chief Financial Officer

  • London

Simon Henson

Management Team

Lindsay Blackman

Head of HR

Lindsay Blackman

Management Team

David Watts

Global Commercial Manager

David Watts

Management Team

Ben Minichino

President, Pole Star USA - Global Head of Government & Maritime

Ben Minichino

Management Team

Simon Ring

Global Head - Financial Markets Compliance

Simon Ring

Management Team

Simon Morris

Head of Solutions Delivery

Simon Morris

Management Team

Mark Connelly

Head of Data Products

Mark Connelly

Management Team

Emma McRedmond

Global Head of Customer Support

Emma McRedmond

Customer Support

Shayne Gent

Head of Government & Maritime APAC

Shayne Gent

Government & Maritime

Charles Ike

Regional Head

Charles Ike

Financial Markets Compliance

Amanda Northey

Regional Head APAC

Amanda Northey

Financial Markets Compliance

Maura Massana

Senior Relationship Manager - Government & Maritime

Maura Massana

Government & Maritime

Sergio Umana

Regional Support Lead

  • Panama

Sergio Umana

Customer Support

Sonia Chouchane

PA/Office Manager

  • London

Sonia Chouchane

Administration

Teresa Lau

Regional Support Lead APAC

  • Hong Kong

Teresa Lau

Customer Support

Michael Pearson

Government Programme Manager

  • London

Michael Pearson

Product

Alexandra Boudreault-Manos

Marketing & Communications Manager

Alexandra Boudreault-Manos

Marketing

Dirk Macre

Regional Account Manager- LATAM

Dirk Macre

Government & Maritime

Yamileth Marin

Senior Customer Support Representative

  • Panama

Yamileth Marin

Customer Support

Hatim Al-Hatimi

Key Account & Distributor Manager EMEA

Hatim Al-Hatimi

Government & Maritime

Janine de Jong

Project Manager

  • London

Janine de Jong

Product

Ray Lee

Customer Support Representative

  • London

Ray Lee

Customer Support

Gemma Randall

Creative Brand & Website Manager

  • London

Gemma Randall

Marketing

Robert Soban

Senior Account Manager

Robert Soban

Financial Markets Compliance

Yvonne Birkby

Product Owner

  • London

Yvonne Birkby

Product

Daniel Pritchard

Systems Software Engineer

  • London

Daniel Pritchard

Software Delivery

Ana Martins

Release & Delivery Manager

  • London

Ana Martins

Software Delivery

Adam Sanchez

API Software Support

  • London

Adam Sanchez

Technical Engineering

Emily Thorne

Customer Support Representative

  • London

Emily Thorne

Customer Support

Bill Olson

Service Delivery Manager

  • USA

Bill Olson

Service Delivery

Nancy Chrysanthopoulou

Key Account & Distributor

Nancy Chrysanthopoulou

Government & Maritime

Ryan Mann

Senior Account Manager

Ryan Mann

Financial Markets Compliance

Saadia Asania

Management Accountant

  • London

Saadia Asania

Finance

Gilbert Chau

Key Account & Distributor Manager

Gilbert Chau

Government & Maritime

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