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Cyber Savvy Business Award

NquiringMinds wins Cyber Savvy Business of the Year Award, sponsored by CyNation

nquiringminds is proud to announce that it has been awarded the Cyber Savvy Business of the Year, sponsored by CyNation.  The awards, hosted by Entrepreneurs Unite brought together over 500 entrepreneurs from around the South of England at the Portsmouth Guildhall to recognise Britain’s most...

UK AI company nquiringminds featured in UKs Industrial Strategy Whitepaper

nquiringminds' AI and data sharing platform is featured in the UK Government’s Industrial Strategy 2017 Publication. nquiringminds are proud to be featured in the HM Government Industrial Strategy ‘Building a Britain Fit for the Future’, released on 27 November 2017.  The Industrial Strategy was...
MOD Hackathon

nquiringminds wins MOD Artificial Intelligence Hackathon “Enabling Defence Decisions”

nquiringminds has won “Most Innovative Idea” at the Ministry of Defence's AI Hackathon on “Enabling Defence Decisions” held on 28-29 November 2017 at the Geovation centre, London. The challenge set was how to employ AI techniques to analyse Navy Command Automatic Identification System datasets to...
Dr Nicholas Allott and Anita Allott

NquiringMind’s Founders Featured in Top 50 UK Entrepenuers

Nick and Anita Allott, founders of nquiringminds, celebrated being named in the top fifty entrepreneurs of the global number one university business incubator, SETsquared, at the House of Commons last Wednesday. The nquiringminds founders were on an exclusive list selected from over 1,000...
Cisco Award

Cisco Awards Prize of ‘Top 15 Internet of Things Startup’ to NquiringMinds

NquiringMinds has been recognised by Cisco as a Top 15 company operating in the fields of IOE (Internet of Everything) in its Cisco Pioneers Program. The Cisco Pioneers Program identifies new startups operating in the fields of Big Data Anaytics, Smart Cities and IOT/Cloud. NquiringMinds was one...

NquiringMinds GP Surgery Pressure Map Setting Standards As Cabinet Office Open Data Champion

Strategic decision making using integrated city data: Open Data Champion Case Study Southampton, March 2015: Yesterday (24/03/15), the Cabinet Office announced their Champions of Open Data: Nquiringminds working with Hampshire County Council were one of the 16 case studies, selected to highlight...

Press Release: Internet of Things (IOT) technology company, NquiringMinds shortlisted for UK Small Business Innovation Award at the House of Commons

NquiringMinds is an innovative, Southampton based tech company. They have been shortlisted in the inaugural Innovate UK Small Business Innovation Awards for its Open City Data IOT Platform (OCDP). The awards, run by the UK’s innovation agency, Innovate UK, recognise Britain’s most exciting,...
Company Ethos

nquiringminds has grown organically since it was founded by Dr Nicholas Allott and Anita Allott. Our company’s success has been built on a strong foundation of both academic knowledge and industry expertise.

Our team always strive to produce exceptional products, leading the way in innovation. We value a multi-disciplinary culture in which every team member has responsibility and authority to apply their skills to build cutting edge solutions.

Dr Nicholas Allott and Anita Allott

Nick & Anita on a white / blue background (something that fits in with the theme)

Our Management Team

Dr Nicholas Allott

Dr Nicholas Allott

CEO and co-founder

Nick is CEO and Co-Founder of NquiringMinds, a broad technologist he has held various executive and consultancy positions. Nick is a visiting professor at the University of Southampton.

Anita Allott

Anita Allott

Director and co-founder

Anita is Director of Economics and Strategy with previous roles at Roke, Siemens, PriceWaterhouse, and CIMA. She studied Economics at Nottingham University, holds an MBA from Henley, and has a large body of published work.

Dr John Manslow

Dr John Manslow

And title

John has more than 20 years of experience producing commercial software based on machine learning and adaptive systems technologies in applications as diverse as commercial credit scoring, radioisotope detection and identification, user experience optimisation, fraud detection and videogames.

Dr Alexandru Mereacre

Dr Alexandru Mereacre

Head of Cyber

Alexandru is a senior software developer working on industrial and consumer applications. He had experience working with embedded systems and IoT. Currently he specialises in software and hardware security for Industry 4.0 and healthcare.

Toby Ealden

Toby Ealden

Technical Lead

Toby is a developer with over 15 years experience building apps for desktop, web, and mobile using C++ and C#, .NET and all web technologies.

Hannah Dalton

Hannah Dalton

Product Manager

Hannah has a background in environmental monitoring and assessment and has been successfully managing projects in a variety of sectors for over 25 years. Hannah is a Chartered Scientist and has a first class degree in Physics from Nottingham University.

Ivan Glautier

Ivan Glautier

Head of Software Engineering

Ivan manages the software engineering team at the NquiringMinds' Southampton office. He has experience with a broad range of technologies across both front and back end development.

Alois Klink

Alois Klink

AI Engineer

Alois is a computer scientist and researcher, specialising in embedded device development and Artificial Intelligence. He has worked on a broad range of projects, from computer vision to robotics and network protocols.

Dr Craig Rafter

Dr Craig Rafter

Software Engineer

Craig specialises in smart cities and transport simulation. He has experience in data analysis, model and algorithm development, writing software, and conducting research, in both academic and industrial settings. He is also our Agile lead.

Dr Ashley Setter

Dr Ashley Setter

Software Engineer

Ash is a specialist in modelling physical phenomenon and control systems, he has experience programming in Python and C, and working with FPGAs using VHDL. 

Anthony McCaigue

Anthony McCaigue

Software Engineer

Ant is a software engineer with a strong background in mathematics, his skill set includes implementation of algorithms, UI development, data modelling and data analysis.

Life at nquiringminds