We are making it easier for people to play sport

OpenPlay is on a mission to remove barriers to getting people active. Whether that's finding facilities, booking activities or connecting people in their local area, we want to simplify it all.

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Sam

Part of the launch team for Whipcar.com, the world's first neighbour-to-neighbour car rental service. His core skills are in sales and marketing and everything else in between. Sam is an avid sports player and sits on the boards of two sports facilities in London.

Sam
CEO

Ian

Ian is a full stack web and mobile developer with over 17 years freelance experience. He specialises in back-end systems and has huge development experience whether through building APIs for the Department of Transport or working with startups such as FarmDrop, SoleTrader and Frugl.

Ian
CTO & Co-founder

Nikhil

Nikhil is a former LTA tennis coach and recently graduated from the University of Nottingham with a degree in Law. He decided to turn down the glamour of working for a city Law firm and instead heads up OpenPlay's business development.

Nikhil
Business Development

Chris

Chris is a full stack web and software developer who focuses on particularly complex back-end functionality and POS. With almost a decade of programming experience, his particular strength lies in databases and back-end system integrations.

Chris
Full stack developer

Tania

Tania is from Greece with huge experience in high volume ticketing software. She specialises in hardcore back-end system processes such as devops, load balancing, payment gateways, direct debits, accounting reconciliation and general system architecture.

Tania
Senior Back-end Developer

Izzah

Izzah is our in-house project manager, leading on our most complicated client integration projects. Her background is firmly routed in digital transformation projects and is currently coordinating the build of our new system and mobile app.

Izzah
Senior Project Manager

Will

Will is our resident Quality Assurance (QA) software tester who writes automated scripts and road tests our products until they are ready for launch. Hailing from Norwich, Will seems to be excited about everything in London, even commuting?!

Will
QA Tester

Kirsti

With a strong background in sales and marketing, Kirsti heads the expansion of OpenPlay in Australia, New Zealand, and Singapore. She takes care of everything from the onboarding to the support of our APAC clients.

Kirsti
APAC Account Manager

Jon

Jon is working on our Moves gamification module and system launching in Q1 2020 with eight UK universities. He is a full stack web developer and also working on back-end processes particularly in relation to CRM and prompts

Jon
Full Stack Developer

Josh

Josh is a full stack web developer and mobile app specialist with strong experience in API integrations such as with payment gateways (online and offline) and access control. Josh is heavily behind our new mobile apps launching in 2020.

Josh
Full Stack & Mobile Developer

Mike

Mike is a full stack web developer concentrating on membership architecture and integrations with hardware such as NFC, access control and lighting systems supporting our ethos of integrating with best of breed third party systems

Mike
Full Stack Developer

Ellen

Ellen writes the content of our blog and manages our social media platforms. Former professional dancer, today Ellen conducts pilates and barre classes in London.

Ellen
Content Manager

Freddie

Freddie heads up marketing and product and is charged with leading OpenPlay's rebrand in 2020. He has particular expertise in prototyping, user interfaces and data analysis and was previously client side at Kings College London Sport.

Freddie
Head of Marketing & Product

Syd

Syd heads up OpenPlay Ireland and with a background in telecoms and associated software, he is vastly experienced in the world of software as a service. Syd is a passionate football player and heavily involved with a local football club in Dublin.

Syd
Ireland Country Manager

Antonio

Antonio is there for all things relating to on-boarding and client support. He is a keen sports player and having studied computer science at university, is learning web and mobile development.

Antonio
Client Implementation & Onboarding

Lee

Lee heads up our Quality Assurance team and is responsible for all matters relating to testing and processes around it to ensure there is consistent high quality amongst our product range.

Lee
Senior QA

Rueben

Rueben works alongside Will and Lee in our Quality Assurance team, helping ensure consistent system quality.

Rueben
QA

Shaun

Shaun is a Senior Full-Stack developer with a strong background in reporting systems and complex back-end data environments

Shaun
Senior Full-Stack Developer

Alex

Alex is part of our customer success team and leads first line support and is becoming a familiar, friendly face to all clients.

Alex
Customer Success

Imogen

Imogen sits across both customer operations and product sitting with customers and ensuring that their needs are fed back into product development. She has a PHD in language and cognition and expertise in data

Imogen
Product & Operations