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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, all our maritime experts are vital for the smooth day-to-day running and continued success of Pole Star.

Read on to meet our Polestarians.

Julian Longson

CEO / Managing Director

Julian Longson

Management Team

Simon Henson

Chief Financial Officer

  • London

Simon Henson

Management Team

Emma McRedmond

VP Customer Support & Success

Emma McRedmond

Management Team

Simon Ring

SVP Maritime Trade Business Development & B2B

Simon Ring

Management Team

Charles Ike

VP Maritime Trade

Charles Ike

Management Team

Noyonika Bhaduri

VP Marketing

Noyonika Bhaduri

Management Team

Mark Connelly

VP Product

Mark Connelly

Management Team

Ben Minichino

President & GM - Pole Star Defense

Ben Minichino

Management Team

Simon Morris

VP Head of Software Delivery

Simon Morris

Engineering

Shayne Gent

VP Defense RoW

Shayne Gent

Defense Sales

Ana Martins

VP, Head of DevOps & SRE

  • London

Ana Martins

Platform Engineering

Yvonne Birkby

Product Owner

  • London

Yvonne Birkby

Product Delivery

Robert Soban

Key Account Manager EMEA

Robert Soban

Maritime Trade Sales

Teresa Lau

CS Team Lead ASPAC

  • London

Teresa Lau

Customer Support

Adam Sanchez

API Software Support

  • London

Adam Sanchez

Technical Operations

Yamileth Marin

CS Team Lead Americas

  • Panama

Yamileth Marin

Customer Support

Daniel Pritchard

Senior Systems Software

  • London

Daniel Pritchard

Engineering

Janine de Jong

Product Owner

  • London

Janine de Jong

Product Delivery

Hatim Al-Hatimi

Key Account & Distributor Manager EMEA

Hatim Al-Hatimi

Maritime Trade Sales

Gemma Randall

Creative Brand & Website Manager

  • London

Gemma Randall

Marketing

Dirk Macre

Account Manager LATAM

Dirk Macre

Defense Sales

Emily Thorne

Customer Support

  • London

Emily Thorne

Customer Support

Ray Lee

Tech Customer Support

  • London

Ray Lee

Customer Support

Ryan Mann

Key Account Manager ASPAC

Ryan Mann

Maritime Trade Sales

Saadia Asania

Management Accountant

  • London

Saadia Asania

Finance

Gilbert Chau

Senior Customer Success Manager

  • Singapore

Gilbert Chau

Customer Success

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