As a global technology solutions provider, NJW combine unparalleled experience with a “can-do” attitude to service some of the world’s most successful companies.
We recognise it takes a diverse set of skills, personalities and points-of- view to build a world class centre of innovation. At NJW we are powered by our people, an energised group of innovative leaders, original thinkers and passionate workplace and technology practitioners.
Leadership at NJW is measured by delivering results that delight our clients. We focus on providing innovative solutions, not reacting to problems.
Our culture embraces diversity, different ways of thinking and a collaborative approach that brings together the varied skills and experience of all our team members.
To us, leadership isn’t just about the senior management team, it is a mind-set. TeamNJW are passionate about exceeding the expectations of our customers. To deliver the best results for our clients we encourage an open dialogue that draws on the best ideas and innovations available, not just from the world of FM and Property.
Chief Executive Officer (CEO)
As Founder and Chief Executive Officer of NJW, Nigel is an accomplished business information consultant with 25+ years of demonstrated experience and success. Throughout his career, he has provided integrated workplace management solutions and strategic workplace services to the facilities management and real estate industries.
Nigel understands the often complicated needs of clients, and always accepts a challenge. This has positioned NJW as one of the worlds most experienced, advanced providers of IWMS technology and global Top Hat analytics.
Nigel is a ‘take charge’ leader and over the years has successfully developed a strong, dedicated team of talented technology and workplace consultants. These consultants have worked throughout a network of offices to service clients such as Unilever, Pfizer, GSK, British Council, HSBC, OPW, British Airways, Sodexo, CBRE, Royal Bank of Canada and BG on both a national and international platform.
Outside of the office, Nigel is the ex-chairman of Hungerford Town Football Club and can normally be found supporting the team from the sidelines.
A true visionary
Chief Operating Officer (COO)
Kevin is the Chief Operating Officer who now manages the day to day operations and transformation of NJW to a world class technology company.
Kevin provides leadership for all of our client-facing divisions and support services. These are separate but complementary teams – enabling NJW to comprehensively support all of our customers.
His objectives are to deliver long-term, profitable growth by ensuring NJW’s products and services have a level of innovation that stands out from the competition. He also drives our research and development investments to ensure this sustainable advantage. This growth focus is underpinned by rigorous support systems and processes, so quality and customer delight are not put at risk.
Prior to NJW, Kevin has held global operational, CIO and CTO roles in Sodexo, Honeywell, GE and Manpower.
Outside of work Kevin enjoys travelling and spending time with his family.
Deliver long-term, profitable growth
Chief Creative Officer (CCRO)
Roy is a company shareholder and Chief Creative Officer leading the creative design of FOCAL365 and the 365 range of Progressive Applications.
As Chief Creative Officer and Principle Architect, Roy is responsible for all aspects of the project lifecycle from design through to final deployment. Roy has led projects including significant system roll-outs to AstraZeneca, Shell, The NHS, Barclays, DIO, Fidelity and leading global FM providers and real estate consultants.
Previous to NJW, Roy graduated from the University of Nottingham with a degree in Electronic Engineering in 1995. Using this as a foundation, he teamed up with a pioneering ISP based in Belfast introducing some of the first interactive Java Applets into the commercial market including online crosswords for various regional newspapers and an online journey planner.
In 1997, Roy joined a London-based consultancy specialising in the electronic distribution of financial research.
As part of a small dynamic agile team, Roy was responsible for the move of their primary portal from Lotus Notes to Java technology. During this time, he was responsible for the introduction of the portal and bespoke consultative development for some of the big name banks such as ING, NatWest, UBS and Credit Lyonnais.
Roy is an avid lover of scenery and misses no opportunity for a getaway to the lakes or to the outstanding Bernese Alps. He is a keen walker, enjoying the odd ramble in the Scottish Highlands or the Mountains of Mourne.
Leads the creative and product development
Business and Commercial Director
Following a successful career in both travel and recruitment, Trudie joined NJW in 2003 to provide commercial management and human resource support to the leadership team.
Today, Trudie is a trusted, reliable Business and Commercial Director who has excelled at NJW bringing a unique charisma, loyalty and hard working ethic to support the board.
Working across all departments, Trudie is responsible for the day-to-day management of the company’s finances, payroll, human resources, contract and resource management.
Trudie’s dedication and knowledge of business process, finance and personnel has helped develop both internal and client systems improving customer care, communications and efficiency.
In the recent words of one of our long-standing clients: “If you know NJW, you know Trudie!”
Originally from Dartmouth in Devon, Trudie regularly enjoys weekends in the West Country visiting family and friends. Trudie has a passion for travel and when she’s not actually off somewhere she is usually planning and researching her next trip.
Communications and efficiency
Chief Technology Officer (CTO)
Graham Morris is the Chief Technical Officer and leads the MIS Division at NJW. The MIS Division develops FOCAL365 and Progressive Applications.
Graham joined NJW as a Team Leader having worked as a senior developer in several blue-chip organisations.
Graham quickly progressed from Division Leader and Development Director to a full board member as a result of his outstanding technical and managerial skills.
Today, Graham’s remit includes:
- Defining and implementing software development policies, standards and procedures
- Defining the strategic roadmap for Focal365 and delivering new functionality
- Providing technical direction for the development, design and system integration from definition through to implementation
- IT Service Management
- Talent management of all MIS team members.
Graham has BSc (Hons) in Computer Science from Warwick University and an MSc with Distinction in Information Security from Royal Holloway, London University, and is SC security cleared.
Outside of work Graham takes the time to relax by sharing time with his family, swimming and hiking.
Technical and leadership skills
Client Development Director (CDD)
Neil Plumridge, a Board Director of NJW, is responsible for account management and development.
He acts as the “client advocate” ensuring that all our services and products are being deployed in the best interests of our customers. He is measured on customer satisfaction and spread of appropriate services.
Prior to this role Neil was NJW’s lead project director having lead major engagements with JLL, Barclays, Sodexo, British Airways, Planon and Fidelity.
Neil brings a wealth of experience in software development, programme management and consulting / deployment of IWMS, CMMS, and EDM (Enterprise Document Management) systems.
Outside of work Neil is a keen photographer and follows as much motor sport as time will allow.
Chief Experience Officer CXO
James graduated with a Computer Science degree and joined NJW in 2010. Since joining NJW, James has honed his software development background and skillsets to designing, customising and implementing IWMS Solutions.
Constantly demonstrating excellent interpersonal, technical, communication and problem solving skills, in 2014 James was invited to join the NJW Board and is the company’s youngest Chief Officer.
James’ work is prominent in the NJW Agile team, which is the ‘rain making’ department for delivering cutting edge java technologies.
In his free time, James is part of a local mountain bike team, riding and racing throughout the year, enjoying both the mental and physical challenges that the sport offers. You can see some of his successful and “less successful” GoPro videos on YouTube!