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Meet the team behind reallymoving

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The reallymoving management team:

 

Rob Houghton
Chief Executive

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.

Rosemary Rogers
Chief Operating Officer

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.

Clare Exact
Head of Finance

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 Settle
Head of Development & IT

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.

Steve Mayall
Head of Marketing

Stephen joined reallymoving in May 2017 to head up our growing marketing team. Stephen has a background in digital and content marketing, and uses that experience to help integrate our many marketing channels. Stephen is also a technology nerd, partner and doting father to a feisty 4 (and a half) year old.

 

The rest of the team:

 

Abid Mahmood
Sales Manager

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.

Adrian McManus
UX Designer

Adrian joined the team in June 2017 as a UX Designer. With a degree in Film & TV, background in recruitment & graduating from a UXDi at General Assembly, Adrian has a keen interest in all things creative. He is focused on producing stylish, user-centred design experiences. When he’s not UX’ing, Adrian loves going to the theatre, performing & pulling his hair out watching his beloved Tottenham Hotspur.

Agnieszka Jaworska
Office Administrator

Aggie is in her last year of a Creative Writing degree with the Open University. However, in addition to this she changes her interests every two weeks, but you can usually find her in the cinema or on her Twitch channel streaming video games. Aggie is passionate about food and travel, and always has a new adventure/trip lined up.

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.

Ewelina Matalowska
Senior Test Analyst

Ewelina joined reallymoving.com in April 2017 as a Senior Test Analyst. She is involved in all aspects of Web testing and Test Management. Ewelina’s duties consist of setting up Test Strategy, implementing Automation framework and any other day to day testing activities. In her spare time, Ewelina enjoys cycling, swimming and participating in her local Scuba Diving club.

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.

Jo McIntosh
Finance Manager

Jo is a qualified chartered accountant, having qualified with Deloitte a long time ago. Jo works part time as our finance manager overseeing various aspects of finance.  When not at work Jo is a full time taxi service for her two children, plays squash and loves travelling overseas with her family.

Michael Ordoukhani
Web Developer

Michael Ordoukhani joined reallymoving in June 2017. He has been working as a Software Engineer and Web developer since 1990. Apart from IT, he is interested in science, art and sports. He also studied Astronomy and is currently writing a book on the Theory of Everything. Michael is a keen and talented artist, musician and the office regularly enjoys his cooking. He plays and teaches tennis in the summer.

Nick Perman
SEO & Content Executive

Nick joined the reallymoving team in May 2017 as an SEO & Content Marketer. Nick has a Bachelor’s degree in English Literature & Philosophy and helps to optimise our content. While he’s away from the office he enjoys spending his time drawing, gaming and reading.

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 is crucial to helping 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.

Simon Brent
Product Manager

Simon joined reallymoving.com in 2017. He has extensive experience in online / digital marketing, and product / project management, he is also passionate about all forms of marketing and customer acquisition. Simon has a degree in marketing, is Prince2 and Agile certified. He has recently started on a MBA learning journey at UH, which he will complete in 2019. Outside studying he loves spending time with his family. Simon also enjoys road / MTB cycling, chasing a lower golf handicap or hunting for the perfect carrot cake (currently Dallings & Co. in Kings Langley is the winner).

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 Ominiyi
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.