Meet the TEam!
“If we’re not making mistakes, we’re not trying hard enough.”
Although Chris Cooke was always pretty good at rugby (being in his words “f***ing massive”) he was much more comfortable hanging out with computers than jocks. After growing up watching his dad work far too hard, he decided he wanted to have his own business and do things differently.
“Become friends with failure and you’re already a step ahead.”
Teodora Vasileva is a Confluence junkie, using it to manage both work and life. She loves hiking in the mountains of Bulgaria and dreams of waking up and finding a Welsh Corgi puppy on her bed seeking cuddles.
Co-Founder & Sales Director
“No one cares about your sales pitch if you can’t solve their problem.”
Jacek Debiec is one of those entrepreneurial types who tends to see rules and limitations the way a bull sees a red cape. Determined to have his own business since he could say ‘business’, Jacek started an airport pickup service at university and later a coffee company importing coffee from Vietnam to Poland. This was in between working for Google, Clearvision, and the gaming industry.
Head of Partnerships
“I wasn’t moving knowing I was destined for more.”
Born in Brooklyn, New York, Jamale Harris started out as a business account manager for AT&T and worked with some impressive names he now likes to drop regularly: Viacom, HBO, Thomson & Reuters, New York Yankees, Bank of America, etc.
Product Growth Manager
“Being successful means seeing opportunities where others see obstacles.”
Competitive marksman, gamer, and hip-hop music maker Gabriel Wielkopolski was born in Brussels in September 2000 and has amassed a crazy amount of experience and knowledge considering he’s young as f**k.
“I beg of you, please stop asking me for a quote for the website.”
Having spent eons working with Atlassian tools that can be an absolute pain in the butt to use and support, discovering Custom Charts for Jira made Morgan Folsom do a happy dance.
Head of Content
“People don’t care if software has great ‘this’ or brilliant ‘that’, but what this and that can do for them.”
Christopher Berry started out in the courtroom, badgering witnesses and shouting “Objection!”. Eventually he decided to turn his back on the law (as in, leave the legal profession, not become a gun-slinging vigilante) and take up copywriting.
“Still deciding on one!”
Becky studied elementary education in college, before pivoting to the tech sector after graduation. These combined experiences made her passionate about teaching technical concepts in a relatable, understandable way for all types of humans.
Li-Anne McGregor is a wordsmith who has written everything from editorials, blogs, and press releases, to poetry and rap songs, to a South African travel book, which she magically knocked out in 24 hours.
Atlassian Experience Architect
“Knowledge is power; sharing knowledge is powerful.”
Born in the greatest UK city with the worst airport, Luton, Andy Barker spent his early years playing waterpolo, dabbling in photography, and singing in the National Youth Choir of Great Britain.
Chief Technology Officer
Abdul Abdulkadir is an experienced IT and agile specialist and resident Old Street ‘fixer’. In other words, Abdul is the one we all go crying to when Jira and Confluence aren’t playing ball.
Performance Marketing and CMS Manager