Leaders in information
management solutions

Who we are

Jennifer Summers

Managing Director & Founder

Jennifer is a Chartered Librarian who started her career in corporate legal information and legal education. She founded Haplo to encapsulate the centuries of knowledge from the library profession in software, and bring the benefits of information management to as wide an audience as possible.

Ben Summers

Technical Director & Founder

Ben has worked with web applications since the early 90s, creating some of the first interactive web sites. He noticed how most organisations needed custom software to deal with the increasing quantities of information in their work. He founded Haplo with Jennifer to bring down the cost of developing these applications, making them accessible to everyone who needs them.

Peter Tribble

Systems Administrator

Following a DPhil in Astrophysics at the University of Oxford, and an illustrious academic career, Peter moved to systems administration. Along the way, he served on the OpenSolaris Governing Board, and created his own operating system. At Haplo, Peter looks after the hosting infrastructure for our clients.

Carolyn Kohl

Ethics Monitor Facilitator

Carolyn gained over 10 years experience in records management before joining Haplo. As Ethics Monitor Facilitator, Carolyn is the safe pair of hands guiding our clients through implementing and supporting Ethics Monitor.In her spare time Carolyn enjoys knitting mittens and the occasional stuffed dinosaur.

Lindsay Wright

PhD Manager Faciliator

Lindsay works with universities to implement and support their use of PhD Manager. Before joining Haplo, Lindsay worked in university administration for over a decade, most recently in the Graduate School at the University of Westminster.

Maike Thorade

Design & UX Lead

Following an MA in Interactive Digital Media, Maike gained over 10 years experience in user experience and interface design working for large corporations. She joined Haplo in 2018 to look after the design and user experience of Haplo's products.

Amrinderjit Singh


Am graduated from the University of Southampton with an MEng in Computer Science in 2014, and joined Haplo to work on PhD Manager. As well as his software, his extreme attention to detail shows itself in his precision-engineered sandwiches.

Tom Renner


While studying Engineering at the University of Cambridge, Tom discovered his true passion was software. After graduating in 2014, he joined Haplo, and enjoys working with customers to develop software which makes their lives easier.

Muntasir Syed


Muntasir joined Haplo in 2016, after graduating from Kings College London with a BSc in Computer Science. While at university, he built a system for students to rate modules and share course notes. He joined Haplo so he can develop software for a wider academic community.

Helen Root


Helen first came to Haplo while studying Electronic and Information Engineering at Imperial College, London. She started at Haplo on 6 month placement as part of her degree, eventually returning to the company after completing her final year.

Jennifer Woods


Jenny graduated with a degree in Computer Science from the University of Cambridge in 2013. She joined Haplo in 2017, having spent the intervening time working as a software developer and writing.

Konstantin Terziev


Konstantin graduated from King’s College London in 2017 with BSc in Computer Science after researching Linear Programming and implementing the Simplex Method in The Rust Programming Language for his dissertation.

Eliot Maunder


Eliot originally taught Latin and Ancient Greek following a Classics degree at Oxford University. After realising his passion for software, Eliot undertook a Masters in Computing at Birkbeck, University of London and joins us as a software developer.

Ruben Ghatoaura


Ruben read Computer Science at King’s College, London before joining Haplo as a software developer.

Joanna Kiedrowska


Joanna joined Haplo after completing a Masters in Informatics at Gdansk University of Technology, Poland with a major in distributed applications and internet services.

Opportunities to join Haplo

We’re always looking for talented people to join our team.
Take a look at our latest opportunities and get in touch if you’re interested in joining us.