a GLOBAL & social ENTERPRISE

🙏 Here to serve 🙏

As a connected team, distributed around the world, we're proud to attract and represent a diverse culture serving the world with determination on our mission.

MEET THE TEAM

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Cities

Called home by our team, including Bournemouth, London, Madrid, Barcelona, Boston, Toronto, Dubai & New Delhi.

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Countries

Representing the cultural diversity challenges that we've overcome when building the world's first globally inclusive adaptability assessment.

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Continents

And we're on our way to 4 and 5 very soon as we're passionate about reaching all four corners of the Earth in order to truly serve our mission.

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Languages

Most importantly, we're able to take into consideration the significant and subtle differences in cultures due to the span of languages of our team.

Meet the team

here to help and co-elevate where possible

Ross Thornley

CEO & Co-Founder

Excited by ambition, partnerships & new models of thinking. UN SDGs innovation accelerator. Ross is our AQ Pioneer and dedicated to the cause.

Location:
Dorset

Mike Raven

Partnerships & Co-Founder

Co-Founder & Visionary at AQai, Mike brings a wealth of experience and passion in people development to the team, looking after Partnerships.

Location:
Bournemouth

Charlie Penwarden

Product Lead

Former mental health and digital transformation practitioner, Charlie spearheads the AQ platform, changing the global assessment game for good.

Location:
Bournemouth

Marielys Gómez

Marketing Lead

Passionate about research and sharing its value widely. Experienced in media planning, sales and inbound marketing + a huge fan of the digital world.

Location:
Caracas

Prashant Chaudhary

Technical Lead

Esteemed alumni of IIT-Delhi, Prashant brings a decade of software engineering experience leading on technical development for the team.

Location:
New Delhi

Dr. Nicolas Deuschel

Advisor

Primary research professor and co-creator of the AQ Model as we know it today. Nicolas has years of experience in strategy consulting and as a HR VP.

Location:
Madrid

Kathryn Neri-Steele

Project Manager

Kathryn has a wealth of experience within global companies and AI startups with a passion for effective, vision-focused project delivery.

Location:
Barbados

Zee West

Head of Innovation & Investor Relations

With a passion for people & community building. Background in Managing Innovation hubs, Tech for good, and a key Fintech Influencer in London.

Location:
London

Natasha Baisiwala

Community Manager

Loves to help entrepreneurs solve their business & people challenges and collaborate with them to co-create their growth journey.

Location:
Mumbai

Taylor Fiscus

HR & People Operations

MSc in Organisational and Social Psychology, Taylor addresses the interface between social processes and organisational systems.

Location:
Bournemouth

Lee Richter

Advisor

Lee has been an invaluable Advisor on our own adaptability journey and she brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the team.

Location:
San Francisco

Interested in joining?

Help us tackle the most important challenge of our time; understanding and developing adaptable people, teams and workforces around the world so they can thrive in a period of uncertainty.

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Here’s to those who see the world differently.

They’re the ones who are brave, ambitious and experimental. While some might see risk and disruption – we see hope.

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