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Say hello to our team

Our team is made up of more than sixty forward-thinking tech experts who enjoy working together to create integrated energy solutions.

Everything we design puts the needs of our customers first and we’re meticulous in our attention to detail. We work hard to anticipate global trends and continue to win business as a result of our hard work, enthusiasm and industry expertise.

A few of our friendly faces

It’s great to put a face to a name, so here are a few members of the team that you may be in touch with.

our team leadership team

Simon has responsibility for sales, business development and account management here at geo. Simon has a background in IT and telecommunications in international markets, having lived and worked in the UK, the United States and Austria.

Simon Hughes

Chief Commercial Officer


James focuses on geo’s relationships with partner companies that can re-sell our products and solutions. This covers the UK and Benelux for products across our range and includes wholesalers, online retailers, utilities and various other channel partners.

James Rankin

Head of Distribution & Partner Sales


Rachel specialises in geo’s Utility market partners across all tiers for Smart Metering propositions and the geo Connected Hybrid Home. Rachel also looks after geo’s customers in the Nordic region working on exciting new ideas and opportunities.

Rachel Bennett

VP - Smart


Annick manages a number of geo’s distribution partners and Utility customers.

Annick Hallam

Account Manager

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As our marketing specialist, Vicky is responsible for all geo’s marketing and PR activity surrounding our range of products and services. Vicky also provides marketing support to our B2B customers.

Vicky Hurst

Marketing Manager

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customer services

James is responsible for providing assistance to geo’s First Line Technical Support Team to help with customer enquiries and issues, as well as helping to support and maintain various customer service platforms and processes.

James Singleton

Technical Support Specialist


Sam thinks on behalf of our users to ensure all our innovations are designed to match their needs. Sam works on all aspects of the user experience and interface design, to provide the engineers with everything they need to take designs from the drawing board to production.

Sam Sykes

Chief Innovations Officer

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project management

Allan is a Project Manager at geo and is responsible for the delivery of product and service deliverables, both internally to the business and to our global customer base. Allan focuses on the geo Heating suite of products and associated systems.

Allan Turpie

Project Manager

project management

Mark is responsible for overall Programme Management and project governance at geo. Mark is also an experienced project manager and delivers products and services to key accounts in the Smart Metering and IOT sectors.

Mark Penhaligan

Head of Programme Management

project management

Laurence is a Project Manager at geo and is responsible for the delivery of product and service deliverables, both internally to the business and to our global customer base. Laurence focuses on Connected, Water, and Hybrid Home products.

Laurence Chapman

Project Manager

Lord Oxburgh

Chairman of the Board

Dr Anthony White


Nick Jenkins

Board Member

Patrick Caiger-Smith

Chief Executive Officer

Simon Anderson

Co-Founder and Non-Exec Director

Paul Hebden

Chief Financial Officer

Simon Hughes

Chief Commercial Officer

Adrian van den Heever

Chief Technical Officer

Dr Paul Goodyer

Chief Operations Officer (working in a consulting capacity)

Rik Temmink

Chief Data Officer

Pete Cumming

Chief Development Officer