Meet the team behind reallymoving.com
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The reallymoving.com management team:
Rob Houghton - Chief Executive
Rosemary Rogers - Chief Operating Officer
Clare Exact - Head of Finance
Andrew Settle - Head of Development & IT
Rob founded reallymoving.com in August 1999. He stepped back into a non-exec role in 2001, but rejoined in 2013 to help drive our growth. He is mainly focused on business development and strategy. He is married with two sons, and is an enthusiastic, although sadly not particularly talented, musician, tennis & golf player.
Rosie has been involved with reallymoving.com since its launch in 1999. Her duties include overall management of our partner panels, general strategy, SEO and PR. She is married with two boisterous boys, plays cello, and is often seen jogging with her equally boisterous labradoodle. Rosie's G+ account is here.
Clare joined reallymoving.com in 2001 and has been instrumental in the company’s growth. Her duties include overseeing all aspects of accounts, user testing and IT development. Clare is also Company Secretary. She is married with two children and when she’s not singing in the local choir, she’s busy growing huge amounts of fruit and vegetables.
Andrew joined reallymoving.com in September 2014, to head-up our new in-house development team. With a strong interest in developing user-centric experiences, Andrew will be working on adding new features to the site and enhancing existing ones. He is married with two daughters.
The rest of the team:
Abid Mahmood, Sales Manager - Conveyancing and Surveys
Abid, our Sales Manager, has a degree in Law and looks after our panel of conveyancers and Chartered Surveyors. If you are a current partner of ours, or wish to become one, Abid will be able to help you. Abid has a keen interest in experiencing different cultures, whether it’s through food, meeting new people or keeping up with international current affairs. He also enjoys playing cricket and football with friends.
Adeel Ahmed, Sales manager
Adeel joined reallymoving.com in September 2015 as a Sales Manager. Adeel is quick off the mark, and can answer any questions that prospective partners may have. If you are looking to join our panel of removals firms, conveyancers or surveyors Adeel will be able to help. In his spare time, Adeel is passionate about cars, and has been known to arrive at the office on crutches after a particularly enthusiastic game of football.
Anna Williams, Data Analyst
Anna joined reallymoving.com in July 2016 as a data analyst after obtaining a multidisciplinary scientific PhD. She is involved in web testing and analysis along with a range of ad hoc duties. In her free time she enjoys reading, spending time with friends, and playing World of Warcraft, where she leads a raid team.
Fari Mabvudza, Web Developer
Joined reallymoving.com in January 2015, to assist the Head of Development with developing and maintaining the site. He has a Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Computer Science and when away from the office, he is addicted to watching football, enjoys reading, and spends time with friends and family.
Georgios Papadakis, Data Analyst
Georgios joined us in May 2016, after completing his doctoral studies in complex systems science. He is mainly focused on data analysis, interpretation and evaluation. Besides his passion for natural sciences, he enjoys travelling, reading books and playing football with friends.
Kate Coetzee, Content Writer
In January 2016, Kate joined reallymoving.com as our Content Writer. Kate updates existing copy on the website, generates new guides and articles and works with our partners to ensure their pages on reallymoving.com are up to date and fresh. She loves taking part in charity runs, keeping her busy toddler entertained and enjoys time with her family and friends in Cornwall and South Africa.
Michael Tronnolone, Apprentice Developer
Michael joined reallymoving in the summer of 2016 as our third Apprentice Developer. Having achieved fabulous GCSEs, Michael took a sideways step and decided to focus on his passion for programming. In his spare time, Michael particularly enjoys playing eSports; Dota 2 and World of Warcraft.
Nick Rose, Front End Developer
Joined reallymoving.com in July 2016, to assist with developing and maintaining the website and is excited about improving and adding new features to the site to help both customers and the business get the best results. He has a BEng in Electronic Engineering and when away from the office enjoys keeping fit at the gym, cycling, the odd cocktail or four and watching all 397 episodes of Dallas again if he ever gets the time.
Rafe Wilson, Apprentice Developer
Rafe joined reallymoving.com in July 2015. He is a keen competitive gamer of Dota 2 where he is the captain of an amateur team and hosts amateur tournaments. He is a Chelsea fan, and can often be found on a tennis court.
Rahul Sheth, PPC Manager
Rahul manages the paid search for reallymoving.com. He is our adrenaline junky; from jumping out of a plane in New Zealand, to racing down black runs on the ski slopes. When not risking life and limb or scoring goals for his local football team, Rahul relaxes with his wife and young family.
Sam Clift, Sales Manager - Removals
Sam joined the team in April 2013, and has an extensive background in the removals industry. Sam will be assisting with the growth of reallymoving.com and making sure our Partners are well looked after. As our Sales Manager, Sam is happy to answer any questions you may have whether they are about our lead generation system or the industry in general,
Sabah Farooq, Accounts Administrator
Sabah is the lynchpin of the office. After gaining a degree in Law and Criminology, Sabah joined reallymoving.com in 2014 in addition to overseeing our Credit Control, Sabah can answer all your general questions about the website. She administers feedback, partner changes, creates graphics and frequently contributes content to our site.
Taylor Smith, Apprentice Developer
Taylor joined us in the summer of 2015 as an Apprentice Developer. He comes armed with great experience including participation in the BAFTA Young Game Designer Mentoring Scheme. When he’s not gaming, Taylor is also a Young Leader with the Scouts.
Tola Omoniyi – SEO Manager
Tola joined reallymoving.com in May 2016 as the SEO Manager and oversees the Organic visibility of the brand online. She loves Zumba and blogging about her family and life as a working mum when she has the time. When she isn’t sat in front of her computer she can be found spending time with her husband and kids or trying to read a book.