Robin Tombs

Robin is a serial tech entrepreneur, investor and a passionate supporter of the not-for-profit sector. He is currently CEO and Co-founder of Yoti, the free digital identity app on a mission to fix the broken identity system.

Robin first worked at PWC as a Chartered Accountant from 1993 to 1997 in London before co-founding IDM with Noel Hayden, a web game business which they sold in 1999. Robin and Noel used some of the proceeds from the sale of IDM to co-found Gamesys in 2001, which is now one of the world’s leading online gaming operators.

Robin is passionate about creating opportunities for young people to achieve their potential in life. He is the founder of ZING, a charity which supports organisations helping young people to realise their potential.

Julian Jones

Julian is the founder of the Drilling Systems Group an oilfield business specialising in Drilling Simulation.  He possesses over 30 years of experience in the Oil Industry, and built his own company started in 1988 to an international oilfield service company that employed over 125 people in 2015. With operational bases in Bournemouth, Houston and Dubai, in April 2015, Julian sold out the entire Drilling Systems Group to Blue Water Energy, a private equity company.

Currently, Julian is involved in commercial property investment on the Island of Jersey and UK Property development in Sandbanks, Dorset.