Our people

Our team

Meet the faces behind a magnetic force for good. We’re innovators united in our passion for what we do and our diverse team of people is growing as our system accelerates.

Rupert Cruise

Co-Founder & Technical Director

One of the pre-eminent experts in the world on linear motors.

Phill Davies

Co-Founder & Commercial Director

Over 25 yrs experience in retail and technology.

Huw Thomas

Development Director

Ex-partner at Foster + Partners has worked on numerous major transport & infrastructure projects.

Cecile Searle

Chief Operating Officer

Chartered Civil Engineer, Cecile connects the engineering and commercial teams to support Magway's rapid growth.

Simon Fattuni

Finance Director

Ex KPMG, Simon specialises in start-up financial strategy and discipline across budgeting, reporting, risk management fundraising and HR.

Aanchal Mittal

Innovation Engineer

Imperial Mechanical Engineering graduate, Aanchal specialises in robotic and transport technology.

Mat Campbell-Hill

Non Executive Director

An experienced board member across public and private sectors (including DCMS and DVSA), Mat has a special interest in Magway's technology use and adoption with a focus on communications strategies.

Anthony Dickens

Head of Design

Anthony has spent the last 25 year designing award winning products for the likes of Anglepoise, Red Bull, Joseph Joseph, Jose Cuervo, Santa & Cole, Ben & Jerry’s and Audi.

Bradley Smith

Lead Project Engineer

Extensive tunneling and safety experience leading multi-functional teams.

Mark Lazarides

Head of Systems Engineering

Control systems design engineer with experience on large transport projects.

Onat Taskin

Software & Innovation Engineer

Multi-disciplinary control & automation engineer with extensive experience managing Magway's control system software, UI design, data logging, data analysing and commissioning.

Spencer Felix-Otoo

Project Manager

Ex McLaren and Jaguar Land Rover, Spencer manages Magway’s day to day operations. As well as keeping our existing and new project processes running smoothly.

Scott Chisholm

Innovation & Mechanical Engineer

Mechanical Engineering; Glasgow University.

Alex Clark

Financial Controller

Chartered Accountant, Alex manages our internal finance function and modelling.

Olesya Lifshits

Senior Mechanical Engineer

Structural Design Engineer background in Oil & Gas Industry and extensive experience as a Senior Project Engineer in Baggage Handling Systems for Airports.

Joshua Clark

Mechanical & Innovation Engineer

Mechanical Engineering graduate with experience in robotics and machine design. His most recent projects include a haptic handwriting system for motor learning in children with movement disorders and a self-designed commercial grade four axis CNC router.

Jeremy Dodd

Industrial Designer

Ex JCB and DCA international, Industrial & Transport Designer.
Diverse project experience in large international corporations to international consultancy service

Neil Lovegrove

Senior Project Engineer

Chartered Electrical Engineer with experience in leading teams designing and integrating large scale airport baggage handling systems. In recent years his focus has been on ensuring compliance to British and European standards which fall within The Machinery Directive and Low Voltage Directive.

Shaun Wilson


Logistics professional with over 10 years of experience and a passion for getting things from A to B. Shaun worked with many large multinational companies designing and optimising systems.

Vanya Milovanovic

Digital Marketer

Looking after Magway's website and all things digital marketing including SEO, marketing database, email, social media and advertising campaigns...

Jo Munroe

HR Manager​​​​​​​​​

Jo is a HR Manager with 14 years experience within corporate HR roles. Her role within Magway is to help drive employee engagement and support the rapid growth.

Charmaine Mill

Virtual Assistant​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​​

With 30+ years of business support experience including Unilever, Charmaine's role is to support our team in all things administrative.