Matt Hawkins

CEO

Matt is a tech entrepreneur, Building and founding C4L in 2000 which was one of the fastest growing ISP’s in the UK & winner of many fast growth awards including Times Tech Track 100, Deloitte UK Top 50, Deloitte EMEA Fast 500 & many more. C4L provided approx 1% of the UK’s internet infrastructure and was one of the largest private networks in the UK including their own data centre & scaled to over 1% of the UK’s internet traversing it. Customers included Government, FTSE 250, Top 100 VARs, ISPs, Resellers & SMB’s. C4L was acquired in 2016 so Matt could start Cudo to make better use of the world’s computing capacity.

David Pugh-Jones

CMO

A globally-focused executive leader with over 20 years experience as a marketing, brand, technology and creative strategy architect. After spending a decade at Microsoft as their Global Creative Strategy Director, he then set up and led the European content, partnerships and creative team at BuzzFeed as, Director of Brand Strategy. David has extensive experience supporting and advising a diverse range of both startup and corporate tech-related businesses, helping brands reimagine how they communicate, engage and build long-lasting relationships with customers and clients. He owns and delivers the strategic marketing efforts at Cudo Ventures and Cudos, focussing on successfully delivering the company’s purpose, proposition whilst growing the global brands footprint.

Andrew Sturmey

CTO

Andrew has well over 20 years of industry experience in software, network, and storage engineering. He is adept at designing lean, highly-supportable, and reproducible systems for data‑centre and carrier environments. Prior to joining Cudo at its inception, Andrew was the lead architect at C4L. Andrew’s extensive experience in leading teams who build platforms supporting millions of users, and that require the maximum resilience and availability, gives him the ability to solve difficult-to-reason problems, and deliver effective products.

Lee Woodham

COO

A strategic leader with a proven track record of driving business growth resulting in increased profit margins and revenue in international multi- faceted organisations. Transforming business through change management, the introduction of innovation and technological support and rigorous corporate governance, in global blue-chip and Private Equity backed start-up organisations.

Michael Watkins

Director of Product Management

Michael brings over 20 years of experience in traditional finance, technology and product. Most recently, he led the development of retirement and payment products for the fastest-growing PaaS (Platform-as-a-Service) provider in the retirement tech space, Smart Pension. At Cudos, Michael is responsible for defining and communicating the company’s product strategy. His priority is to identify the right problems to solve efficiently and effectively as a business. In addition, he is helping Cudos shape a compelling and coordinated product vision and strategy across teams and different pillars.

Pete Hill

VP of Sales

With 13 years experience within the cloud industry, Pete built and managed a 150-strong partner channel that included over 30% of the top 100 managed service providers and value added resellers, in the UK. As VP of Sales for both Cudo and blockchain subsidiary Cudos, he is again leading strategic partnerships across metaverse, NFTs, Defi, AI and mining, all with the goal of driving distributed computing and web 3.0 cloud adoption.

Nuno Pereira

VP of Partnerships

Nuno has over 17 years of experience in Sales and Partnerships. A strategic and hands on leader, with a proven track record in working with startups and accelerating their growth. With a strong commercial acumen. Nuno works horizontally supporting various areas such as Sales, Marketing, Partnerships Including AMD and Animoca Brands and Investment where Nuno helped raise over £10m to date for Cudo in equity and tokens. In 2021 Nuno became a private angel investor with 10 investment portfolios this year, and became a Board Trustee to The Murray Parish Trust – “The Murray Parish Trust supports children’s emergency services across the South of England”.