Meet the Team

We are a high calibre team of experienced professionals from the worlds of banking, property, government, and technology who share a passion for the property industry and a belief in digitally connecting the UK property market. Here are some of the people who are behind Coadjute.

Adam Laws

Adam has held senior positions working within Prop Tech, focussing on both residential and commercial transaction data. Prior to this Adam spent several years working in the legal profession. He is joining Coadjute at a very exciting time and is eager to contribute to the growing success of the business.

Ajay Nair

A seasoned blockchain developer with a over four years of experience in the IT industry. Ajay has been working in the blockchain and DLT space for three years. Prior to joining Coadjute he has worked for organisations including Tata Consusltancy Services, Standard Chartered Research and Technology and Bourntec Solutions.

Amol Pedekar

Experienced in designing DLT based solutions for the enterprise, Amol has been working in the Blockchain space for over 4 years. He previously held a role at Persistent Systems as Lead Software Engineer.

Avudaithangam Thangam Murugesan

A seasoned DevOps Engineer with more than 14 years of experience. He has an extensive background on the end to end CD/CD process and multi-cloud environments.

Cecile Papin

A multi-lingual seasoned professional, Cécile has contributed to the scale-up of start-ups in the cybersecurity and AI sectors.

Dan Salmons

A leader in innovation in Financial Services for 25 years, Dan has held executive roles at Capital One, Barclays, and RBS/NatWest, and has launched ground-breaking products including Contactless Cards and Mobile Payments. He has been CEO and NED of several FinTechs, and an advisor to Roche.

David Bradford

A Chartered Accountant who started his career at Deloitte in London. David has since been a key member of the finance team in two scaling-up FinTech companies.

Dom Summers

Dominique has built a career successfully driving the strategy, vision, and marketing of B2B technology solutions for start-up, growth-stage and established companies.

Elizabeth Chambers

Elizabeth Chambers brings a wealth of knowledge and insight across banking, property, FinTech and payments sectors both in the UK and globally with a focus on building digital businesses. She is an Operating Partner with Searchlight Capital, a global PE firm, and serves on the Boards of TSB Bank plc, Provident Financial Group, and Tilney Smith & Williamson.

Ellie Coulston

A passionate UX designer who has experience within the UK property industry. Ellie has designed digital solutions, user interfaces and components within business and consumer facing applications.

Emile Van Rooyen

Experienced business analyst and creative problem solver with experience in Fintech and UK Proptech. He has various qualifications in finance and is currently studying for a master’s degree in computer science with the University of York.

Graham Felstead

Graham Felstead was for many years the Head of Intermediary Mortgages at RBS / NatWest Bank, and is widely known across the Mortgage Broking industry. Graham joined RBS in 2001. He held many roles before going on to lead NatWest Intermediary Solutions in 2009. Throughout his career, Graham collected a raft of awards for individuals and service.

Hugh Davey

An experienced marketing professional, Hugh has been passionate about delivering content-based marketing programs for start-ups and enterprise companies alike across his career, working for B2B technology solution providers in Finance and Tech industries.

Inderjeet Indy Singh

Senior Software Engineer with 15+ Years of professional experience in Energy & Utilities, Healthcare, Pension. Worked for consulting and start-up companies like CGI UK, Babylon health.

James Francis

Passionate digital marketer with experience growing a FinTech mortgage broker and managing world-leading events.

James Ronayne

Accomplished Software Engineer with several years of experience working in a variety of industries including broadcast radio and telecoms. James has worked in diverse roles within start-ups and in consulting. He is passionate about blockchain development, microservices and event-driven architecture.

Jen Amatrudo

An Executive Assistant who has worked within Financial Services for many years. Jen previously worked at Barclays Bank headquarters in Canary Wharf, where she supported a CEO and Senior Executives. She is a highly motivated individual with exceptional organisational skills and meticulous planning and above all trustworthy.

John Reynolds

A seasoned Digital Transformation Director and Corda DLT Expert. John has a background in enterprise IT firms such as Dell, Fujitsu, and Lockheed Martin and is an established expert in the application of blockchain technology.

Ian Hawkins

An experienced business development executive who has worked across the property sector, including software development, insurance and conveyancing. Through onboarding, account management and recruitment, Ian has been successful in growing market share in his previous roles.

Lewis Reynolds

A transformational change leader for over 10 years. Lewis has experience delivering change programmes in small and big organisations and navigating the intricacies of the Professional Services world. He knows where the common blockers are and helps delivery teams overcome them.

Manjula Nanjundalah

Senior Project Manager with 13+ years of strong exposure to Program/Project Management & Delivery of IT Infrastructure projects and 10+ years of valuable experience in Marketing, Consultancy & Operations. Led various high visibility projects for big Organisations & their clients within UK & India maintaining an exceptional company reputation.

Maria Harris Meet The Team

Maria Harris is a Non-Executive Director of United Trust Bank and the Director of Digital Cat Consultancy Ltd. Previously the Director of Lending at Atom bank where she designed, built and launched the first fully digital mortgage in the UK. Maria has over 25 year’s experience and has held roles across sectors including travel, utilities and more recently in financial services.

Michael Booth

With over a decade worth of experience within the UK property industry, Michael has contributed to the scale-up of startups, including Purplebricks and, within the property sector, through relationship development, onboarding, training and recruitment.

Michael Day

Michael Day MBA FRICS FNAEA FARLA is a highly experienced and respected property industry advisor, mentor and trainer with over 900 estate agency clients. He is Managing Director of Integra Property Services, a Director of Teclet and an independent Consultant at Guidepoint, advising a range of international investment and property businesses.

Michael Emedo

An experienced IT Consultant, with intrinsic talent for; leveraging technology to deliver impactful solutions and solving complex business problems. Michael has helped design and deliver on major digital transformation projects for the big four banks, and worked on several innovative projects in the financial service sector.

Otto Li

A DevOps Engineer. With 15 years in both software development and IT operations fields, and now transforming into a DevOps professional. Otto previously worked at Sun Hung Kai Properties Ltd, one of the largest property developers in Hong Kong. He is a fast learner and passionate to learn new skills.

Phil Smith

An experienced Implementation Manager having worked with TM Group (MIO) and Dezrez over the last 8 years supporting all aspects of sales, onboarding and training. Prior to this, Phil was an Estate Agent Branch Manager working across Sales and Lettings.

Rahul Mhatre

Enthusiastic Senior Software Engineer working in a Full Stack Developer role in the industry for more than 5 years in FinTech, Cyber Security, Payment Solutions and UK Property Market. Rahul is passionate about developing software solutions and contributing to open-source projects and has also completed his MBA from University of the West of England, Bristol.

Rob Hailstone Meet The Team

Rob Hailstone is an ex-residential property conveyancer with over 40 years’ experience who formed Bold Legal Group (BLG) in 2010. BLG now has approximately 700 member firms throughout England and Wales and is widely respected by all stakeholders including legal regulators, lenders, HMLR and the MHCLG.

Sanj Bulsara

Sanj has built several enterprise blockchain applications including the ground-breaking ‘Digital Street’ concept for HM Land Registry. He has previously worked with Deutsche Bank, Expedia, and MasterCard.

Sarah Davidson

An experienced Senior Business Development Manager who has worked within the Property Industry for over a decade. Sarah has previously worked at leading property portals including working with estate agents in the North of England.

Satya Keerthi Manda

ISEB Certified & QTP 9.2 Certified Software tester with 8+ years of testing experience having experience across the entire Testing life cycle and deep expertise in functional testing including quality assurance and requirements analysis of enterprise web applications.

Simon Voris

An Experienced Service Manager having worked within IT Service Delivery and Support environments for over 20 years, across various leading Financial and Retail markets.
Employing a personal touch in reaching customer requirements, knowing where and how to best connect people and technology to achieve shared goals.

Steve Dawkins

An influential property market expert with a broad network across the industry, Steve spent a decade in investment banking including Morgan Stanley and has since held executive roles in firms such as Real Estate TV, Fortune Real Estate Group and Gazeal.


Coadjute cooperates with our advisory board who provides strategic advice to our team.

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Our investors

Coadjute is backed by global names who believe in our mission to remove the stress from the home buying and selling journey and improve the property market for the better.



Coadjute means ‘to cooperate’ and we started Coadjute because we wanted to connect people across the property industry and enable them to work better together. As a result, collaboration, cooperation and teamwork are at the heart of who we are as a business. In practical terms, that means we seek to be open and independent, listen to others' views and show some humility about our own, show generosity in sharing what we have and can do with others, and always seek to support and build communities.


At Coadjute, we see innovation as a means to an end, instead of innovation for innovation’s sake. We believe creating the future starts with setting a bold vision of how things could and should be. This then becomes a reality through a commitment to finding a way to achieve that vision. At Coadjute we value bravery, creativity, persistence and positivity, and share an unerring belief that any problem can be solved – even the challenges of the global property markets.


We take the role we play seriously in enabling the property market to conduct their business and deliver outstanding service to their customers. We earn our partners’ trust by fielding a team that has deep expertise in their area, are open and transparent in their dealings, deliver on their promises, and provide a world-class standard of security and reliability in our technology.


Coadjute, creating a better property market for everyone.