Culture and values

Our team

We care deeply about our mission and revolutionising governance, but we care just as much about our culture and values as these are what give our work meaning.

Ben Nowlan
Chief Executive Officer

Ben is a proven transformational business leader with over 15 years experience with his own ventures and as senior executive in global firms. Ben is passionate about technology in the age of disruption, bringing a wealth of experience, innovation, vision, leadership, and entrepreneurship. 

Hannah Burgess
Chief Product Officer

Hannah has worked in a range of industries including education and government to deliver large scale digital projects. She was the APAC security manager for PokerStars where she honed her craft and learnt the importance of good governance. Hannah is at the helm of our disruptive regtech platform.

Matthew Bilbow
Chief Technology Officer

Matt has been a leading, boundary pushing engineer for 10 years. Having garnered over a decade’s worth of entrepreneurial and technical experience in the field, Matt is now the CTO of the Shaparency platform, passionately ensuring that we engineer a highly scalable application.

Peter Kay
Investor & Partnerships

During his 25 year banking career Peter spent time in the US, Europe and Asia, providing strategic financing advice and solutions to corporate and private equity clients. He recently established the global leveraged Finance Syndicate at Standard Chartered Bank. Peter manages our Asia partnerships and also sits on the board of the Florence Nightingale Foundation.

Steph Gunn
Lead Designer

Steph has worked around the globe including England, Thailand, Australia, and most recently Singapore gaining a wealth of invaluable experience. Through her streamlined approach, Steph now leads the design team at Shaparency and drives excellence through the power of great design.

Rachael Amesbury
Content Manager

Rachael has honed her passion for writing and content in New York, Sydney & London. And, when not wrangling complex subjects into easy to understand formats, she's writing her newest sitcom. Rachael leads the content team at Shaparency, ensuring we remain a jargon-free zone!

Real people, Real experiences

Shaparancey was born from real experience. We believe in transparency and authenticity, so feel free to get in touch with of any of the team, including Dusty the standard poodle.