Digital Forge

Connecting Buildings & People

MEET THE CORE team

  • Wayne Lee

    Co-founder and Director

    Straight talking is the name of the game. Wayne has over 20 years’ experience in web, digital media and mobile technology industries. He says it like it is.

  • Paul Speariett

    Co-founder and Director

    Passionate and a fountain of knowledge (with occasional cringe worthy Dad jokes) Paul has over 20 years in the security industry up his sleeve working with big names like Tesla, Apple and John Lewis and Partners.

  • Jeff Berry

    Director

    With his astute sense of business, Jeff brings his KPMG Chartered Accountant qualification and years of experience at Director and Partner level in the corporate finance world to Forge.

  • Bastiaan Koekkoek

    Business Development Manager

    With the best beard in the company, Bastiaan has worked across a number of multi-functional operational teams in the hospitality and PropTech sectors. He knows the importance of great visitor experience and how to achieve it.

  • Corrie de Vries

    Head of Marketing

    The only kiwi in the team, Corrie takes an All Black-like ‘all or nothing’ approach to marketing. Managing everything across Forge’s social, partner and customer communications.

  • Stuart Millard

    Head of Integrations

    Focused and methodical, Stu is our go-to man for integrations with our many access-control partners.

  • Jo Williams

    Head of Customer Support

    First line support for our customers, Jo is there. In her spare time, she likes jumping out of planes and singing loudly to anything from Muse to Pink.

  • Nick Claridge

    Operations Manager

    Nick ensures that our customers onboard smoothly with no hassle.

  • Simon Pearson

    Senior Software Engineer

    When he’s not climbing the highest cliffs in the Cheddar Gorge, Simon is making sure our solutions are working as they should. Testing, developing and evolving, with customers at the forefront.

  • Mylo

    Office Dog

    He’s a dream and an excuse to have a cute pic on here.