Executive Team

Derek Kelly


Derek joined Optionis in 2008 following 15 years at KPMG. He’s spent his career providing no-nonsense advice to outsourcing specialists, employment agencies and blue chip corporates.

Ifti Ahmed

Chief Operating Officer

Lee Kingshott

Chief Information Officer

Kevin Budge

Chief Financial Officer

Mark Beal-Preston

Chief Commercial Officer

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Leadership Team

Ben Sutton

Group Head of Business Analytics

James Mayers

Director of IT

Elaine Kelly

Head of Service Delivery

Tony Howell

National Operations Manager for SJD Accountancy

Kim Lindsay-Smith

Group General Counsel

John Mock

Group Financial Controller

James Lawton-Hill

Director of Marketing

Helen Pedder

Group Head of HR

Amy Davies

Director of Sales

Victoria Kelly

Practice Manager for Nixon Williams, Brian Alfred and ClearSky Business