Our People.

a nexus of relationships

The connection between people stimulates ideas and sparks creativity; this is our nexus, the link between us is what makes us stand out. We believe in chemistry, teamwork and nurturing talent especially in the offshore space.


Dave Edge.

Co-founder & CTO

Dave has over 20 years experience in the technology sector with an emphasis in software development. He was a key team member at Reuters in London, where he worked as a developer on their trading systems.

Now based in Jersey, Dave is the co-founder of Nexus Technology. Previously, he worked as a Business Analyst and web developer for the States of Jersey and at C5 Alliance overseeing many projects including: middleware solutions, internet banking, pension systems, investment systems, client portals, data collection and merging and KYC systems.

He brings an ethos of excellence; focussing on delivering innovative solutions for clients. He takes a very pragmatic view of technology; always asking whether it is functional and of real use to clients.

+44 7797 821020




Gary Stewart.

Co-founder & CEO

Gary is a qualified ACCA accountant with over 18 years working in IT and the offshore finance industry. He started his career as a Software Developer and has held roles as a Business Analyst, Project Manager and Auditor and has experience of working for large global banks, one of the ‘big four’ accountancy firms and a legal administration company.

Gary has worked on a variety of projects for the finance department of large global fund administrator, including systems for portfolio valuations, client profitability and process improvements and new system implementations.

His background has given him a holistic view across the complete project lifecycle; from business analysis through to designing and building the solution and ensuring successful delivery.

+44 7797 714877




Ben Symonds.

Data & Analytics Consultant

Ben is a data and analytics expert developing and building high-end management information systems, internal and external financial reporting platforms, data warehouses, government reporting systems (FATCA & CRS) and modern reporting solutions using SSRS, Power BI and Tableau.

His clients have included some of the world’s major banks, global organisations and trust companies.

As a Business Analyst by background, he has gained a wide skill set with an expertise in business operations, technical skill and analytics.

Ben’s expertise and passion for helping clients makes him a perfect fit in the Nexus team.

He has a Master’s Degree in Business Technology Consulting from Henley Business School.

+44 7797 763915




Stephen Roper.

Senior CRM & Software Consultant

Stephen is an all rounder with a flair for technology. With over a decade of experience he has seen many changes within the sector but he has always developed his knowledge by staying ahead of the curve and working on cutting edge projects.

Stephen is a full stack developer, developing n-tier bespoke solutions in both the private and public sector. He is skilled in using technologies such as C#,VB.NET, MVC3, HTML, ASP.NET, SQL and Azure.

He has worked on the development and customisation of CRM solutions and has developed web portals leveraging both ADXStudio and Microsoft Dynamics CRM technologies.

Stephen’s honest and holistic approach in working with clients on what they need both on the front and back end, makes him a valuable member of the Nexus team.

+44 7829 702934




Madeleine Maddison.

Senior Project Manager

Madeleine has over 15-years experience across a variety of organisations, including large retail and private banks, International law firms, charitable trusts, trust companies and local businesses.

Madeleine has a strong emphasis on helping organisations operate more efficiently through operating model/business process analysis and re-design. She is skilled in identifying opportunities and offering project based solutions to companies of any size.

With such a broad experience in a variety of sectors, Madeleine is able to look at the human element of change and how it affects people within organisations. She identifies key areas of risk and growth while managing and leading people from one solution to another.

She focuses on business analysis as well as project management including: new trust company set-up, DMS integration/consolidations, Software design (in house development), Software implementations (including Navision, Viewpoint, IntApp Time and Open), Data warehouse development and MI design and delivery.

Madeleine’s commitment to deliver projects on time and on budget, as well as a wider promise to help clients through the change process, makes her a key player in the Nexus team.

+44 7797 754355




Joe Raymond.

Senior Web Application Consultant

Joe has been a consultant for over ten years. He started his career in developing database driven applications for the fulfilment industry.

He has extensive experience in developing internal, intranet and external solutions, from online banking to dynamic data gathering applications. He is highly skilled in using technologies such as: C# .NET, VB.NET, MVC Frameworks, HTML and CSS (including HTML5 and CSS3), JavaScript (jQuery), Azure, Web Services and SQL.

His recent projects have included updating a long-standing web application to be more user friendly on mobile devices and the upgrade of a new online banking system.

Joe’s experience in the processes he has been exposed to, enable him to deliver ever improved solutions and consultancy to clients.

As an all rounded consultant he brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to the Nexus team.

+44 7797 726014




Thomas Evans.

Associate Consultant

Thomas has extensive experience as a consultant in both the private and public sectors. Working in the finance industry he has extensive knowledge of Dynamics CRM for Banking helping businesses to become more efficient and effective with a customer centric focus.

Thomas is a full stack developer proficient in multiple programming languages such as HTML/JavaScript, SQL, .NET (C#/VB/F#)Java C/++.

Thomas understands how to maximise the benefits from utilising the scalable power of Cloud services from platforms such as Azure/AWS/Google Compute Engine.

Additionally, Thomas has good infrastructure knowledge in Networking/Directory services, OS management as well as DevOps. Using powerful tools such as PowerShell, WMI, custom Orchestration.

Thomas is a creative thinker when it comes to delivering bespoke solutions for Nexus clients and always looking to stay ahead of the technology curve.



Susie Crowder.

Non Executive Chairman

Susie joins Nexus as Non Executive Chairman providing independent strategic advice and corporate governance guidance to the board. Her insight and experience in strategy development, change, human capital planning and leadership will help Nexus to continue to deliver technology-led, focused solutions across a wide range of sectors.

In addition she holds a range of board level advisory positions in public and private sector organisations, as well as being an investor in a range of start up businesses.




Joe Harvey.

Software Developer / Consultant

Joe has over 8 years experience both on the client and agency side, delivering effective technology solutions to a wide range of sectors. He brings with him extensive experience in integrating multiple systems, via REST and SOAP based API's, to provide cost and time effective end-to-end solutions.

He has implemented a custom single sign on (SSO) solution using JSON Web Tokens (JTW) to provide a seamless user journey across multiple authenticated systems.

As part of the Nexus team Joe will help clients through their journey - from understanding objectives and achieving their goals to design and development, all the way up to testing, amendments, hosting and maintenance.

Joe Graduated in 2010 with a First Class Honours in Web Design BSc from The University of the West of England.

+44 7797 829750