Incorporated in 2012 as a cyber security consultancy, Westgate sought to raise board-level security risk awareness.
Recognising a growing industry need for software that is both secure and user friendly, in late 2015 we changed direction. With support from Innovate UK and Airbus we started work on our first commercial product, Enclave - a secure overlay network with an extreme focus on usability and convenience.
David is an experienced CEO with two successful exits in 2005 and 2016. He has worked with several technology organisations on both strategy, investment and governance and holds advisory roles with Welsh Government, specialising in digital technologies. David is also a frequent commentator on emerging technologies in both broadcast and digital media. In his spare time, David is researching the Welsh roots of Richard Wagner, with a pitiful level of success.
David is a highly experienced Board level management consultant with a proven track record in management training, corporate strategy, finance and an expert in advising technology businesses. Following a career in international M&A and venture capital, David founded and invested in a number of technology and professional services businesses. David currently advises high growth tech businesses and delivers Government sponsored support programmes.
Marc is a Master's graduate in Information Security who builds, researches and secures computer networks. He has worked extensively with internet-based technologies, encryption and digital assurance, spending several years prior to Westgate leading the security and infrastructure team of a UK based agency, delivering technical solutions to Government and enterprise.