Management

The Clearswift management team combines technical, financial and operational skillsets, ensuring products and services perfectly meet client requirements. Read more about the Clearswift's key players here.

Martin Leuw, Non-Executive Chairman

Prior to joining the Clearswift Board, Martin served as Group CEO of IRIS from 2001-2011 and led its growth from revenues of £9m to over £120m.

Heath Davies, Chief Executive Officer

Heath joined Clearswift in October 2012 as CEO and brings with him a wealth of experience in compliance, data and analytics. Heath has worked in the UK, Mainland Europe, North America, Australia, Vietnam, China, India and South Africa.

Dr Guy Bunker, Senior Vice President - Products

Before joining Clearswift in October 2012, Guy was a Global Security Architect for HP. Guy is a frequently invited speaker at conferences, including RSA, EuroCloud and InfoSec. He is a spokesperson for The Open Group's Jericho Forum and an expert for the European Network and Information Security Agency (ENISA).

Andy Balchin, Chief Finance Officer

Andy joined Clearswift in 2011. He has been in the software industry for 25 years having previously held CFO and other senior finance positions in several IT sector enterprise level businesses.

Jacqui Summons, HR Director

Jacqui joined Clearswift in November 2012. Jacqui has over 25 years HR experience gained initially in generalist, resourcing and compensation roles in GlaxoSmithKline, Standard Chartered Bank and Accenture.

Dat Thrower, Senior Vice President, Customer Services

Dat joined Clearswift in 2011 as Global Director of Customer Services. He is responsible for defining and driving a coherent services strategy through the delivery of professional, value-add service offerings.

Naomi Newport, Senior Vice President - Marketing

Naomi joined Clearswift in May 2013. She has over 20 years’ experience of technology marketing and has previously held senior positions at several software organisations including Symantec and Adobe.

Maksym Schipka, Senior Vice President Engineering

Maksym joined Clearswift in November 2013. He has over 15 years of experience in the Security and Software Engineering industry having previously led European R&D at Kaspersky Lab and pioneering 0-day threat detection as a Senior Architect at MessageLabs.

Ciaran Rafferty, SVP WW Sales

Ciaran joined Clearswift in 2014 as SVP WW Sales. He is responsible for defining and driving a coherent sales strategy that drives customer satisfaction through the delivery of the global sales organisation and our valued partner network.