Meet our team
The Indigo team is comprised of innovators, academics and tech executives with a combined 47 years’ experience in building and scaling software solutions.
Founder & CEO
James founded Indigo in 2017 after graduating from university. He has a background in law and is a long-term member at The Hadyn Green Institute for Innovation at The University of Nottingham.
As CEO, James oversees all major business operations and leads on the company’s innovation and development for future growth.
Emily first began working at Indigo in 2018 and specialises in digital marketing. Alongside her current role as Marketing Director for Indigo, Emily is a core member of the Women’s Higher Education Network.
Emily handles all marketing strategy and communications for the company..
Group Commercial Director
Chris joined the Indigo team as an adviser to the board in 2020 and is now the company’s Commercial Director, coming from a background of over 10 years’ experience in rapid growth start-ups. Chris leads on all major commercial operations.
Chair of the Board
Named as one of the Top 50 UK Tech Executives, and with over 30 years’ experience in the software industry, Phyl joined Indigo in 2021 as Chairman of the Board. Phyl advises on all business development strategies.
Experience programme team
A huge part of our work involves supporting the careers of young professionals, and we’re proud to work with some amazing students and graduates to help them build their portfolios.
Dr David Langley
WE’RE ALWAYS ON THE LOOKOUT FOR NEW MEMBERS TO JOIN OUR ACADEMIC ADVISORY BOARD AND STUDENT EXPERIENCE PROGRAMME