With a shared passion for creating smart, innovative technology that connects people with real estate, Paul and Wayne founded Forge with the goal of designing, developing and delivering solutions that enhance the experience of those that visit, use and work within buildings.
Forge has built a strong foundation in the commercial, higher education, retail sectors, and more. Our passionate and creative teams in Bristol and London are committed to helping customers create efficient, safe and secure journeys for people to and within their spaces. We put tenants, staff and visitors at the heart of everything we do.
In June 2021, we announced a new and exciting chapter, when we became part of the Yardi family. Established in 1984, Yardi now employs over 7,400 dedicated professionals working in over 45 offices throughout North America, Europe, Middle East, Asia and Australia. Yardi has long set the standard for real estate software solutions with a combination of responsiveness and technical innovation and a unique understanding of industry needs. Their technical expertise and vision help translate that understanding into powerful solutions across many sectors of real estate.
To learn more about Yardi, visit: yardi.co.uk
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.
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.
Often said to be ‘the man with a plan’ Steve brings Forge a wealth of experience from the electronic security industry. He has managed multiple successful businesses and uses this know-how to ensure Forge runs smoothly.
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.
He’s French and loves cycling, but Alexis also loves Forge. Having been on the other side of the fence as a customer, Alexis knows what our customers need and as our Key Accounts person delivers on this and more.
The only Kiwi in the team, Corrie takes an All Black ‘all or nothing’ approach to marketing. Managing everything across Forge’s website, social, partner and customer communications.
Nick ensures that our customers on-board smoothly with no hassle. With a military operation like approach to tasks, you can count on Nick to get the job done.
Microsoft Azure specialist and self-confessed ‘code nerd’, Mark joins Forge to ensure our solutions are top-notch and deliver speed, ease and competitive advantage for customers.
With the 2nd best beard, Joe is our resident adrenaline junkie, who loves a rollercoaster, the faster, the better. He uses his in-depth knowledge of software development to make our solutions smarter.
He’s a dream and an excuse to have a cute dog picture on here.