Adrian Bullock - Managing Director

A co-founder of Contigo, Adrian is managing director and also responsible for Contigo’s technical strategy and product development.

He has over 20 years of commercial software development experience using a wide range of technologies for a variety of blue chip companies including AT&T, AXA Funds Management and E.ON UK. At E.ON UK, Adrian was responsible for designing and developing systems including trading, notification, credit risk management, gas forecasting and fuel trading systems.

“At Contigo we have applied the latest technology to building applications for the energy industry, and have created a set of next-generation products that I am very proud of. We offer something different to other energy software providers; we set out to simplify energy trading and deliver our software via fast and low risk implementations, and I get a great buzz from the positive feedback we get from our customers.”

Tim Rogers - Head of Sales and Business Development

Tim heads sales and business development. He has an in-depth knowledge of the European energy markets and, prior to joining Contigo, Tim has worked in several European energy trading organisations. .

His experience includes the development of in-house energy trading and risk management systems, power and gas scheduling and integrated 3rd party systems at companies including Gazprom Marketing and Trading Ltd.

“We have products that are unique in their approach and architecture and more and more businesses are coming to us. Some of these are a new cohort of generators and retailers keen to be a part of the changing landscape, but many are large established businesses adapting to the new landscape and taking the opportunity to migrate to more appropriate solutions. They are moving to enTrader because they need a more modern software solution that is flexible and easy to use.”

Katie Claridge – Head of Business Services

Katie heads Finance, HR and Legal functions and has been responsible for establishing financial reporting and corporate governance within the business.

A qualified accountant, prior to joining Contigo Katie worked on projects for a global manufacturing company, delivering simplification and savings.

“Contigo has robust, transparent financial processes that are compliant with Sarbanes-Oxley and benefit both the company and our clients. As a fast-growing business, we have the advantage of the resources of our parent company, while continuing to operate as a flexible and dynamic independent business unit.”

Karen Sanders – Head of Professional Services

Karen heads the team that is responsible for analysing clients’ requirements and supplying and implementing products to help them manage their businesses more effectively and easily.

A utilities sector business analyst before joining Contigo, her role also includes overseeing the development of bespoke capabilities, as well as ensuring that implementation is undertaken to agreed timescales.

“For me, the most rewarding aspect of my work is being able to build great relationships with clients. These come from understanding their business needs and then being able to turn this ‘brief’ into a solution that makes a real difference to the way they manage their business.”

Simon Stevens - Head of Technology

Simon heads the Technology team and is responsible for managing and executing the product road map for Contigo’s energy software suite. This includes the research and integration of new technologies, ensuring customers benefit from fast system performance and sophisticated functionality.

Simon has a wealth of software industry experience both as a developer and as leading consultant working on high profile projects for numerous leading technical companies.

“IT is a fast paced industry with no room for complacency. My focus will be to take advantage of emerging technologies and best practises to drive product quality. The energy sector is rapidly changing and introducing exciting opportunities for trading firms with modern flexible systems. My role is to provide Contigo customers with a powerful ETRM solution that can support them to gain a competitive advantage in today’s increasingly liquid and highly volatile commodity markets”

Sunny Tiwana - Support Manager

Sunny heads up the Support team and is responsible for ensuring customers get the maximum value from their software solutions.

Post implementation the support team works with customers to understand their business processes and provide technical advice on how products fit within their infrastructure working towards creating a simplified IT landscape that is accurate, performant & robust.
Sunny has over 10 years experience of technical support, predominantly from an energy background but also within financial and business processes. Having joined Contigo early on, he has helped to build the support team, bringing together and developing a group of software experts that are passionate about the energy industry to best support and advise our customers.

“We understand that customers need high quality products, providing accurate data that informs and supports their business requirements. Contigo Support is not just about resolving technical issues but largely about ensuring customers realise the true value of their systems, adapting the software to their changing requirements.”