Executive Team

The ECS board has extensive experience in providing technology services to blue chip clients, as well as creating successful growth businesses to serve them.

The board has been shaped and brought together in order to fulfill the long-term vision and strategy of a company that is dedicated to three things: listening to and satisfying our customers, creating opportunities for our employees, and achieving long-term sustainable growth.

Find out more about the ECS board members below.

Paul Thomson

Group Chief Executive

Paul is an IT industry veteran with over 25 years’ experience. He is responsible for driving the accelerated and profitable growth of ECS.

Martin Boylen

Chief Operating Officer

Martin brings a great wealth of knowledge and expertise to ECS that customers appreciate and depend upon in his role as Chief Operating Officer.

Andy Palmer

Group Financial Director

Andy provides ECS with the best practice financial controls and methods in order to ensure efficiency and transparency in all matters relating to the financial performance of the business.

Andy Cureton

Founder & Managing director, ECS Digital

Entrepreneur and Automation advocate.  My professional mission is to unlock organisations potential through a combination of automation and a culture of openness, honesty and collaboration.

Mark Farrington

Managing Director

Mark leads the Group’s Enterprise Services business and brings more than 25 years of experience in IT services including leading the HPE UKI Pointnext service business.

Gillian Holmes

Group HR Director

Prior to joining ECS in May 2013, Gillian Holmes held a number of senior management roles with Ciba, the Swiss based chemical company.

Shaun Smith

Sales Director

Heading the ECS sales team building, client relationships and driving creative and innovative Commercial and Technology solutions to business challenges for ECS key accounts.