About Us

i-movo is one of the largest Secure Digital Voucher networks in the world. Our extensive experience enables us to add real value to all stages of any campaign.

From its initial creative concept, to the planning and execution, through to post-campaign analysis, we provide the system and the skills to ensure that you minimise the risk and maximise the return from your investment.

i-movo hold multiple patents and have won numerous awards for our innovative yet simple solution. We;

  • Work with over 60,000 participating retailers
  • Have delivered over 300 successful campaigns
  • Have processed over 10 million vouchers worth over £100 million

In 2014 alone, i-movo won ‘Grand Prix’ at the Institute of Promotional Marketing COGS awards, ‘Best Cash Initiative’ at the FS Tech Payments Awards, and ‘Best use of Mobile Coupons & Vouchers’ at The Mobile Innovations Awards.

In previous years, the Direct Marketing Association, Association of Circulation Executives, and the Mobile Marketing Association, have all recognised the ground-breaking role that i-movo play in consumer goods promotions, newspaper subscriptions, and cash payments.

Meet the Team

Richard Thwaite
Richard Thwaite
Chairman & Founder

Richard has worked in the IT industry since graduating from Loughborough University of Technology in 1982 with a BSc (Hons) in Management Science. Richard was formerly Joint Managing Director of Conchango PLC, acquired by EMC in April 2008.

David Tymm
David Tymm
CEO & Founder

Prior to founding i-movo, David held various sales and marketing positions in US and European technology companies. Since graduating from the Polytechnic of Central London in 1985 with a BA (Hons) in Business Studies, David has over 26 years experience of banking, retail and marketing technology.

Toby Barber
Toby Barber
Chief Operations Officer

Since graduating with a Distinction in Computer Science from Glasgow University in 1993, Toby has worked principally in the FMCG and Pharmaceutical industries managing complex, business-critical technology projects. Recent experience has been with Conchango PLC helping clients implement technology projects using agile development methodologies.

Mike Altendorf
Mike Altendorf
Founder

Mike began his IT career in the department of a large corporation after graduating from Loughborough University of Technology in 1982 with a BSc (Hons) in Production Engineering and Management. Mike was formerly Joint Managing Director of Conchango PLC, acquired by EMC in April 2008.

Tom Benson
Tom Benson
Financial Controller

Tom graduated with a BSc (hons) in Mathematics and Psychology from Keele University in 2009, since then he completed his PGCE and has worked as a Secondary Mathematics Teacher before joining i-movo and serving as their Finance Controller. Tom is currently studying towards his Management Accounting qualification.

Alan Griffin
Alan Griffin
Company Secretary

Alan qualified as a Chartered Accountant in 1976 and after several years working abroad he joined PKF's corporate finance department in 1982. He served as group financial controller at CLK Group plc from 1984 to 1990 and was Financial Director of Conchango plc from 2000 until its acquisition by EMC Corp in 2008.

Alice Hennell
Alice Hennell
Client Manager

Alice graduated from The University Of Sussex with an Honours Degree in Media Studies in 2011. Before joining i-movo, Alice worked in international press offices and contributed editorial content to various multi-media publications. In addition to being responsible for client management, Alice also manages i-movo’s public relations and social media presence.

Vishal Bhanderi
Vishal Bhanderi
Tech Lead

Vishal graduated with First Class Honours in Computer Science from Brunel University in 2010. He started his career developing multi-channel commerce platforms for major high street retailers, he then worked in investment banking for several years before joining i-movo as Tech Lead. Vishal is responsible for the technical strategy and development for the company. Vishal is currently studying towards becoming a Microsoft Certified Professional.