Management Team


Robert Doughty, CEO

Robert is a co-founder of Byronwilde. Robert worked in the Stock Exchange and became a Licensed Dealer under the Department of Trade. He is very passionate about supporting the small and medium size businesses around the world allowing free enterprise to flourish, to drive economic growth and social advancement. He has been on the board of an AIM Listed Company as well as providing consultancy to the IT industry. Regarded as forward thinking, he has a reputation for innovative ideas and structured planning.

Richard Paul, CTO

Richard, a co-founder, is an accomplished software developer and business innovator with extensive experience designing and deploying commercial trading systems for leading companies in the United States, the United Kingdom and Europe. He was managing director of a software development firm, specializing in e-commerce and trading systems. Earlier in his career, Richard helped design complex monitoring systems for offshore oil drilling rigs.

Keith Collins, CMO

Keith is a prolific business networker and experienced marketing and sales executive who understands the needs of sales and purchasing first hand. He has held senior marketing positions with Dell, Xerox and AST and has had commercial management responsibilities with Dixons and Staples. As a consultant Keith has been involved in several projects including a number of start-up and early stage technology companies.

Ian Smith, Director of Operations

Ian, a co-founder, built a successful career in the financial services industry prior to starting gotradelive. He served in a variety of management positions with JP Morgan, including having responsibility for administration of Global Markets and Investment Banking in the Middle East. Ian also played a major role in the start-up of Security Settlements plc., the first authorised independent UK-based securities clearing company.

Tony Dean, CFO

Tony is an accomplished financial and business executive who has held senior positions with both publicly traded companies and young technology startups. After an early career with PriceWaterhouseCoopers and Rio Tinto, Tony held a variety of senior executive positions with Amstrad plc, a publicly traded company based in the UK. He sat on the main board at Amstrad as Group Finance Director. He was involved in a variety of acquisitions and played a key role in the spin-off and IPO of Amstrad’s PC subsidiary, Viglen Technology. He was Finance Director of publicly traded SDX Business Systems, a telecommunications equipment manufacturer that was later sold to Lucent. He has been Financial Director for the technology company Vistorm and start-up network operator Bulldog Broadband.