Leaders in research information
management solutions

Who we are

Ben Summers

Principal Software Engineer & Founder

Ben is the co-founder of Haplo and has worked with web applications since the early 90s, creating some of the first interactive web sites. He applies decades of experience of software engineering to create powerful, flexible and sustainable research management solutions on the Haplo platform.

Peter Tribble

Systems Administrator

Following a DPhil in Astrophysics at the University of Oxford, and a global 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.


Senior Vice President Global Operations

Richard leads Cayuse operations globally. Richard has a successful track record of delivering innovative technology to Higher Education Institutions, most recently at Ellucian. He is based in the UK.


Engineering Manager

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.

Lindsay Wright

Implementation Consultant
(PhD Manager)

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.

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.

Jon Stainsby

Quality Assurance

Prior to joining Haplo, Jon studied English at the University of Cambridge, graduating with distinction, and completed a doctorate in English Literature at the University of Oxford.

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.



Shaun graduated from the University of Warwick with a degree in Computer Science. At Haplo, Shaun is developing our solutions to support research funding teams.



Lucia joined Haplo from King’s College London, from where she graduated in Computer Science with first class honours.



Alex has joined Haplo after graduating in Computer Science from the University of Cambridge.

Taylor Mudd


Taylor joined Haplo after graduating from the University of Southampton with a degree in Computer Science. When he's not coding, he's an avid West Ham supporter who's held a season ticket for over 12 years.

Rachel Zarrouk


Rachel graduated in Electronic and Computer Engineering from the University of York. During her degree, she taught robots to walk.

James Roberts


James has a large collection of degrees, from institutions across the country. His most recent was in Biomedical Science at King's College London.

Noorie Jalil


Noorie graduated in Computer Science from Queen Mary University. At Haplo, she's supporting clients at institutions across the UK.



Megan joined us from the University of Sussex from which she graduated with a first class degree in Computing for Digital Media. Megan enjoyed a gap year in Melbourne, Australia before her degree and previously undertook an internship at The Walt Disney Company.



Petya attended the Technical University Sofia, followed by the University of Southampton from which she graduated with a Masters in Computer Science, awarded with distinction. Petya joined us following a year working in technology in the financial services industry.


Project Manager

Pauline uses her experience working in and with Higher Education institutions to keep our projects on track.


Talent Manager and Performance Coach

Annie develops and supports our team to ensure they reach their full potential and provide the best products and services we can deliver.

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.