Our Team

Mark Stimpfig

CEO, Sales and Marketing Director

Mark combines a strong academic background with extensive expertise in education and marketing. Initially after graduating from Cambridge in the 1980s, Mark worked in the London Book and Publishing Industries before moving to specialise in direct marketing. In 2003 Mark was approached by a number of his technology clients to help them engage and work in the expanding education sector in the UK and founded ConnectED out of this experience.

Anthony Giddings

EMEA Service Delivery & Training Manager

Tony provides service delivery and training management throughout the EMEA region. Previous to his role at ConnectED Tony served in the Army for 7 years, completed University and for the past 12 years has worked in the information technology industry. 

Nisha Mavani


Nisha is our clients 1st point of contact for invoicing and accounts queries. She works steadfastly and brilliantly behind the scenes to make sure this part of the sales process runs smoothly for our clients in the UK and overseas.

Derek Bridgman

Technical Service Analyst

Derek offers 1st and 2nd line customer contact helping clients resolve any software issues, providing technical support for Sony Virtuoso, Sony Soloist, Sony PlayStation and augmented reality software Second Sight.

Tina Patel

Senior Account Manager

As Senior Account Manager Tina is responsible for managing our portfolio of PlayStation and Sony Virtuoso clients, leading on project management, maintaining and expanding relationships with our clients and managing the Playstation sales process.

Nicolas Loth

French Reseller

Currently studying for a Masters Degree in International Trade Nico represents ConnectED Services in France promoting language lab Sony Virtuoso to schools, colleges and universities. Nico researches opportunities for the company and regularly joins the UK team at our industry events.

Karen Thomson

Financial Consultant

Following board roles as a Financial and Commercial Director, Karen has been running her own business consultancy for seventeen years. The business offers commercial and financial advice to clients in the service, retail and manufacturing sectors.

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