Switchplane's Management Team

Joel Fielder

  • Born September 1978.
  • Gained a 2:1 in Music and Sound Recording on the prestigious Tonmeister course at the University of Surrey.
  • Founded Switchplane in 2003 with brother Tom.
  • Commercially minded, with expertise in software engineering, project management, finance, and marketing communications.
  • Highly Commended Young Entrepreneur of the Year 2012, Eastbourne Business Awards.
  • BNI member since 2007.
  • Accomplished flute player, somewhat less accomplished football player.
  • Married to Jen, with two children Freddie and Harriet.

Tom Fielder

  • Born January 1983.
  • Left college at age 17 to study web design.
  • Founded Switchplane in 2003 with brother Joel.
  • Tom has a wide range of technical skills, taking the initial problem then architecturing the solution with high level problem solving by focusing on automation.
  • Loves to play badminton and football, and plays video games. Has a keen interest in historical maps.
  • Most exciting thing about working at Switchplane is that tech is constantly changing and the people are great.
  • Married to Donna, with daughter Eva and son Felix.

Donna Fielder

  • Born December 1981.
  • 1st degree in Social Psychology at The University of Kent.
  • Previously Marketing Manager for a Business Psychology Consultancy before then becoming Director of a marketing organisation that specialised in winning awards for businesses.
  • Loves running, and feeding the birds in her garden. Has a dislike for quizzes.
  • Joined the Switchplane team as Operations Manager in 2017.

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