Chief Executive Officer
Tony started his career at ICI where he developed and supported relational database applications for the paint, pharmaceuticals and explosives divisions. After taking professional chartered accountancy exams at Ernst & Young, he focussed on IT risk management and cyber security. He spent a number of years leading an EMEA-wide practice for KPMG before joining Barclays plc to work as Director of Group Risk Practices.
He was co-founder of Itrium in 2002, and has led the company ever since, acting as CEO and CTO for many years.
He has been focussed upon financial crime for several years, with a special interest in payments fraud.
Frank is an experienced business developer with more than 20 years working at board level and above in private equity, healthcare and business services. Frank’s network includes Chairmen, Non-Executive Directors and CEO’s across both the public and private sectors including PLC’s, the NHS and privately owned businesses.
He founded a specialist executive search practice working with private equity backed businesses and has to date been involved in the appointment of more than hundred chairman and senior leaders in UK industry.
Chief Technology Officer
Andy has over 30 years experience working in the telecommunications industry. Initially stating out as an Electronics Engineer in GEC Marconi he moved to BT's research labs where he worked in the Intelligent Network group on the development of cutting edge computer systems capable of providing real-time control of value-added services.
Andy left BT in 1997 to co-found G8 Labs, a multi-national company that developed its own suite of advanced computer system products. G8 was a market leader in telco real-time value-added services, SMS messaging and pre-paid charging solutions and later became the AIM/ASX listed company eServGlobal. Andy led the engineering teams developing these products until they were acquired by Oracle Corporation where he became Director of Software Development helping to integrate the products into Oracle Communications Group..
After qualifying as a Chartered Accountant with KPMG, Mark spent 7 years specialising as an IT Auditor. He went on to develop and build the firms UK Governance, Risk and Internal Audit practice in the 90s.
Admitted as a partner in 1999, Mark’s focus on Risk Assurance culminated in becoming the global Risk Assurance lead for Energy & Natural Resources, having advised companies including: BapCo, BP, Gazprom, Hanson, Heerema, KPC, Maersk, Shell, Xstrata.
As Group Audit Director for Vodafone Mark gained experience of providing assurance over a range of new technologies as well as seeking to further the use of data analytics.
At PwC Mark has led on strengthening Governance, Risk and Compliance with public and private sector clients across a full range of sectors with an increasing focus on leveraging emerging technologies.
Mark has had a range of experiences of managing Fraud Risks. This has included running Fraud Awareness programmes, investigating and learning from fraud incidents and building KRI dashboards and diagnostics to better prevent fraud.
Chief Operating Officer
Amanda is COO with a broad range of responsibilities including all day to day aspects of the administration of Itrium Analytics including project management, client relationships and general operations.
Amanda’s experience has included organising multi-million pound, international events for pharmaceutical, financial services and technology companies ranging from Pfizer, Lloyds Banking Group, Dell, Sony and GSK and running large technology PR campaigns for the likes of Diageo and Cadbury’s.
She is one of the founding partners of specialist executive search business Brightbridge Executive Search and has worked with countless private equity firms and corporate finance advisories on projects over the years. To date she has been involved in the appointment of more than a hundred chairmen and senior leaders into private equity backed businesses in the UK.