Richard is a Corporate lawyer by background and was a Partner at Wragge & Co (now Gowling WLG) for 25 years, serving as Managing Partner of the firm. Richard now acts as a non exec chair of Clarilis and one other PE backed tech company. Richard is also Deputy Pro Chancellor of the University of Birmingham.
Co-founder and CEO
James co-founded Clarilis and is our CEO. James is a solicitor and previously practised as a corporate lawyer at Slaughter and May.
Co-founder and CTO
Kevin co-founded Clarilis, is our CTO and technical architect of the Clarilis system. Prior to forming Clarilis, Kevin was the lead developer on a number of key projects for GE Power Systems, DHL, FT.com and a number of banks in the City of London. Kevin has extensive experience of all aspects of the development lifecycle.
John is our Commercial Director and leads the Clarilis sales team. John has over 30 years’ experience in the Software business and has held senior sales and executive positions at IBM Global Services, BMC and a number of highly successful USA West Coast based tech start-ups.
Director of Asian Operations
Malik is our Director of Asian Operations and is responsible for growing the company’s presence in the South East Asian Market. Malik has held senior management positions at leading Singapore firms Oon & Bazul and RHTLaw Taylor Wessing. He has over 20 years’ experience in management and business development with a particular focus on technology services and business strategy.
Tim Levett is an Investor Director and represents NVM private equity on the board of Clarilis. Tim brings a wealth of experience from advising a wide range of investee companies and from industry. Tim has won the prestigious BVCA Deal of the Year award twice and is Vice Chair of the Venture Capital Trust Association (VCTA).
Henry Alty an Investment Director and represents Gresham House on the Clarilis board. Henry has eight years in private equity and growth capital investment at Gresham House, Livingbridge and Foresight. Prior to this Henry spent seven years in TMT strategy consulting.
Richard joined the board of Clarilis as a non-executive director in 2013. He is a practising solicitor and has over 20 years’ experience as a corporate partner.
“We have a great customer relationship with Clarilis and the level of service they provide is second to none. Dealing with them is an absolute pleasure, and never once have they tried to explain what coding is to us. We would recommend them because we are very confident in the customer service that they provide and would have no hesitation to recommend them at all.”
Jill Moore – Counsel for Risk and Legal Technology, Burness Paull