Cleardata Management Team
David Bryce - Managing Director
David joined cleardata, formerly known as UK Digital Storage in 2005 and took over as Managing Director in 2007.
David previously worked in senior Sales and Marketing Positions at Yell, BG group and Flogas.
David was born in Newcastle and is a keen football supporter.
David was recently interviewed by Business Link, as part of their Real Innovators programme.
Paul McKeown - Sales Director
Having served in the forces, Paul McKeown began his career in sales with British Gas. Subsequently worked for Flogas UK Ltd, progressing to National Manager. Recruited by BG Group, an international gas exploration company working on their Microgen Project before joining Yell Group.
Paul was delighted to team up with David Bryce and Bob Wood, joining the board of Cleardata in June 2007.
Paul was born in Newcastle upon Tyne, he enjoys following Newcastle United, playing golf (badly) and is a keen skier.
Bob Wood - Operations Director
Bob joined Cleardata as Operations Director in 2007.
Previously a Director of Subco Fire Systems, a fire protection company, where he helped design the security and protection of one of the largest data centres in Europe.
In his spare time Bob enjoys golf and is also a keen cyclist.
Matt Atkinson - Solutions Director
Matt joined Cleardata in September 2010. He served 10 years with HM Forces before launching his IT career with Computacenter UK Ltd.
Matt held several senior positions during his 10 years with Computacenter including Head of Services Development. He returned to the North east in 2008, joining Sage UK Ltd as Head of Information Services.
Matt is responsible for the Solutions Division. He's a member of the Entrepreneurs' Forum and contributes to sharing ideas and knowledge with businesses across the North East.