Board of Directors
- Board of Directors
Keith was appointed to the Board in 2004 and became Chairman in 2008. Originally a corporate banker, Keith is an experienced serial entrepreneur and Chairman with a strong sales and marketing focus. He has bought, invested in, managed and sold numerous businesses over the past 37 years.
Keith chairs the Checkit board in an Executive capacity. He leads on all corporate finance
transactions such as acquisitions and disposals.
Kit Kyte joined Checkit in February 2021 and has overseen the transformation of sales and marketing to drive significant growth in prospective revenue.
He was previously Vice President of digital transformation services specialist Genpact, where he led European sales. His extensive leadership experience includes numerous combat roles as an Army Officer in the Royal Gurkha Rifles, as well as a consistent track record of leadership success in the private sector.
Greg joined Checkit in April 2020 and was appointed as Chief Financial Officer in September 2021. During his time at Checkit, Greg has led the Group’s digital transformation programme to deliver an enhanced customer experience and increased revenue generation and efficiency for Checkit.
Before joining Checkit, Greg had over 20 years of finance experience, with a track record of driving change and delivering results. After qualifying as a Chartered Accountant in 2001, Greg spent 10 years at Diageo, working in finance roles of increasing responsibility in the UK and USA, culminating in the position of financial controller for their UK business. Greg has spent the last 10 years in senior finance roles in technology and aviation businesses, with a focus on cash management and strategic planning.
John was appointed to the Board in an Executive capacity in August 2010. He led the MBO of Bulgin from Elektron Technology Plc, whilst serving as Group CEO. John transitioned to the role of Non-Executive Director upon the sale in September 2019.
John specialises in commercialising innovative, fast track product development. He has extensive experience of North American markets, channel management and generating sales growth outside of the UK.
He also serves as the Chief Executive Officer of Bulgin.
Simon was appointed to the Board in a Non-Executive capacity in June 2021.
Simon has over 25 years of global technology leadership experience. Previously co-founder of MapQuest.com, CEO of HomeAdvisor Europe and a Chief Digital Officer for PE-backed local media companies. Simon has worked or consulted for brands including B & W, AOL, and Accenture.
Simon sits on the WEF’s Global AI Council, is a partner at Best Practice AI where he advises companies on AI. He co-chairs the Harvard Business School Alumni Angels of London and is AI EIR at Seedcamp and advisor at DN Capital.