Simon is the Managing Director of Prometheus Sailing and Sunsail UK and has worked in the sailing industry for over 20 years. He has been involved in the Silicon Cup since 2004 and is a passionate supporter of the regatta and its chosen charities.
Peter Jefferey is a partner at Moore Barlow. He specialises in corporate law, working mainly for IT companies helping them with everything from setting up, buying other businesses, through to fund raising and finally their sale. Peter is a keen sailor and likes nothing better than cruising solo or with a crew, but always with good food and wine!
With an international IT Background for the past 35 years and having worked in numerous leadership roles, Chris’ love of the water and sailing led him to attend the Silicon Cup in 2010. In 2016 he joined the committee with the view of giving back and today, helps lead the charity liaison side of the event.
Edward Armitage is an experienced Managing Director within IT Managed Services. He founded Bedroq in 2019 to provide surveillance and IT services to the Police and Energy sectors. In 2018 Edward set up Equity Results to use his technical and commercial experience to help others build value in their businesses. He also founded, grew and sold Modrus in 2016.
Giles is the Managing Director of Simpson Associates. A keen sailor for many years, whilst also enjoying time in the mountains and a member of one of the Peak District Mountain Rescue Teams, can often be found in North Wales enjoying both the sailing and mountains.