Gordon founded London Bridge Software (LBS) in 1980, developing the leading collections and recovery software platform; Debt Manager. He executed a successful IPO and LBS listed on the London Stock Exchange in 1997. Under Gordon’s stewardship as Chairman, the company enjoyed significant growth in 17 countries across Europe, North America and Asia Pacific including the acquisition of the Recovery Management System (RMS) from Checkfree Corporation (now FIserve) and Recovery One and Partner.net from FDR. LBS was acquired by Fair Isaac Corporation (now FICO) in 2004. Since 2004, Gordon has undertaken several successful business ventures including the formation of The Technology & Innovation Fund, LP (T&I) in 2008. T&I owns, invests in and provides strategic guidance to a number of technology companies including sales-i.
Jon held the position of Senior Engagement Manager at McKinsey & Company from 1992 to 1998 before being appointed as CEO of London Bridge Software in 1998. He was instrumental in orchestrating the company through its growth phase and its acquisition by Fair Isaac Corporation (now FICO) in 2004. Since 2004, Jon served as CEO and non-executive director of several IT companies before co-founding The Technology & Innovation Fund, LP (T&I) in 2008. In his role managing the fund at T&I Jon sits on the board as a non-executive director of a number of IT companies. Jon holds an MBA from MIT and is a Chartered Engineer and a Chartered Management Accountant.
Richard was educated as an engineer and has over 30 years’ experience investing in young companies and helping them grow. He has established and subsequently sold many successful businesses and today owns and manages Endeavour Ventures, specializing in young tech companies.
Currently Operating Partner for Marlin Equity and previously COO for IBM’s Global Technology Business in Europe, Martin has been a non-executive director of sales-i since its inception. With a career spanning some of the industry giants, Martin works to oversee and assist in sales-i’s global sales and marketing expansion.