Ryan Maughan
Managing Director

BEng, MSc, CEng, FIMechE, CMgr, MCMI.
Ryan founded the AVID Technology Group back in 2004 and has led its growth and development ever since. As well as being an award-winning entrepreneur, he is an Engineer… Read More

Louise Fice
Finance Director

BAHons, ACMA, CGMA.
Louise heads up the finance and admin functions of the business, she is a Chartered Accountant with significant experience in the construction and… Read More

Keith Ternent
Engineering Director

MSc, MIET
Keith is an experienced engineer with a background in electronics manufacturing. Keith is responsible for managing and developing the Engineering Team… Read More

Iain Young
Sales Director

Iain was an electronics engineer with a background in electronics hardware development and manufacturing for the automotive and off-highway markets. He primarily worked in the power electronics industry for technology-leading, blue-chip businesses including Nissan… Read More

Andy Hales
Non-Executive Chairman

Andy acts as Non-Exec Chairman, supporting the executive team with his knowledge and experience. He has many years of business experience gained as a partner in KPMG’s Corporate Finance Industrial M&A team. He has been involved in a wide range … Read More

Mauro Biagioni
NVM Non-Exec Director

Mauro qualified as a chartered accountant with KPMG before joining NVM in 2004 as financial controller, responsible for the financial management of the NVM funds. In 2008, he moved to the investment team and now is the NVM partner responsible … Read More

Rafal Palczynski
Production and Quality Manager

Raf manages the production team at AVID ensuring that we are using the latest lean manufacturing methods to efficiently produce the products and ensuring that quality standards are met. Prior to joining AVID he worked for a leading Tier 1 … Read More

Chris Appelby
Installation and Service Manager

Chris heads up AVID’s Installation and Service teams making sure that our systems are installed in accordance with AVID’s demanding standards and that all work is carried out with close planning and cooperation with our customers. AVID also has a … Read More

Paul Middlemiss
Special OEM & After Market Sales Manager

Paul has been with AVID for a number of years working as part of the engineering and installation teams. Paul is responsible for sales of AVID’s electrified powertrain systems to niche vehicle manufacturers and our fuel saving solutions and service … Read More

Michael Hunt
IP Group Non-Exec Director

Michael acts as a Board Observer and Non Exec Director on behalf of the IP Group who are an investor in AVID. Michael supports the IP Group team in Newcastle with their engineering portfolio providing observer and Non-Executive Director services. … Read More