Richard Lee Managing Director
Mike Harbon Operations Director
Robert Gardiner Non Executive Director
Professor of Mobile and Wireless Systems
Rob is one of the founder partners of Ubi-Tech alongside Richard Lee and Mike Harbon and has been appointed a Professor at the University of Suffolk where he is now working independently as a Professor of Mobile and Wireless Systems within the STEM Faculty. Rob was appointed by the Appointments and Promotions Board and undertakes a number of roles within his specialism. He is delighted to remain closely associated with Ubi-Tech and to continue to provide invaluable insight and knowledge on future technologies in the telecoms industry on a consultative basis and to act as our liaison into academia. He gives Ubi-Tech advice and guidance on industry training requirements and he is also our university moderator and reviews and marks all student papers before final submission to the university assessment boards.
Tim Smith Head of Training
Heath Manning Instructor
Heath served in the Royal Corps of Signals for 9 years and has held job roles in networking, cryptography and electronic warfare. He developed a passion for instructing whilst serving in Northern Ireland where he would travel around the country teaching TETRA Motorola equipment.
In 2013, with a view to further develop his knowledge he enrolled with Royal Holloway University London to study MSc Information Security. Keen to teach a technical subject, Heath interviewed for the position of instructor with Ubi-Tech. After interviewing he successfully attended the Post Graduate Certificate in Wireless Communications.
Adrian Davies Instructor
Tony Gaunt Instructor and Account Management
Formerly HM Forces having served with the Army Air Corps signals and wireless communications systems; with a demonstrated history of working in the professional training and coaching industry specialising in digital telecoms, IT and Optical Fibre Networks. Skilled in Management, Account Management, Contract Negotiation, Contract Management, and Project Management. Strong business development professional having worked with Siemens, Fujikura, Costain, Network Rail to name a few and many other corporate companies; Graduated from Duke of York’s Royal Military School.
Dale James Law
Dale served as a Royal Marines Commando for 9 years and saw Operational Action in Afghanistan, he has been a Close Protection and Maritime Security Officer in the Indian Ocean and the Far East. He successfully started and ran a Training Consultancy and is a Signalling and Telecoms Tester, Technician, Trainer, Fibre Optics instructor and IQA.
Maria Hall Operations Manager
Maria is the Ubi-Tech Office Manager and is often the first point of contact within the Ubi-Tech team. She works with the candidates enquiring about our courses to ensure they have all the relevant information and understand the process to apply for ELCAS. When they are on the course Maria is on hand for any enquiries the students have.
On a day to day basis she completes the main office tasks to ensure our courses run smoothly and efficiently. Her role includes generating and following up sales leads, representing Ubi-Tech at industry training and employment fairs, providing customer care, invoicing and finance and managing relationships with corporate customers.
Christine Dedman Head of Marketing
Christine is an experienced Marketing and Communications professional with sixteen years cross sector experience spanning B2B, consumer, public and third sector markets, both in-house and agency. Christine has a relevant background in Defence communications having been marketing manager for Defence Communications Agency Western Europe and Communications Officer for SSAFA Forces Help Western Europe. Christine currently consults for the University of Wolverhampton in developing their Armed Forces Education portfolio and business programme engagement. Former roles held include; senior key account manager for the Britvic Trade PR programme (major brands such as Pepsi, J2O) and Communications Manager for the BII. Christine is an experienced major bids writer with notable success in researching and writing a bid to the Department of Health and MoD Covenant funding. Christine is spouse to a serving Army Officer and understands first hand the challenges of military life, she also founded and directs the Forces Enterprise Network in support of service families in business.