After joining RiskFirst in 2009 as a Director, Nick was responsible for the development of PFaroe. As CTO Nick is currently responsible for all technological aspects of the business, including software development, maintenance, testing and IT operations.
Prior to RiskFirst, Nick founded and spent 17 years as Technical Director of Sentient, a bespoke software and consultancy company, running large projects for enterprise customers such as Natwest, DG Bank, Commerzbank, AstraZeneca, Pfizer, Virgin and Worldcom/MCI/Verizon.
Nick holds a PhD in Computer Architecture which he gained during work for the US Department of Defense.


Matthew Seymour

Chief Executive Officer

Matthew Bale

Chief Strategy Officer

Nick Francis

Chief Technology Officer

Darren Best

Chief Financial Officer

Rob Stuart

General Counsel