Our honchos

Executive Team

  • Gavin Sewell

    chief executive honcho

    With over 20 years’ experience in the banking and finance sector and a background in information technology, Gavin has co-founded and exited a successful fin-tech business and an alternative investment fund management company and held positions of responsibility at European and US investment banks.

  • Frank Speight

    commercial honcho

    Frank has worked in the insurance industry for over 25 years with senior positions at Lloyd’s of London, Zurich & Aon amongst others.

  • Chad Crossman

    chief information technology honcho

    Chad has almost 30 years experience working for international software vendors in banking, financial services, telecoms FMCG, Education, Media and others.

  • Tom Spence

    chief product honcho

    Tom joins honcho having worked in the financial services industry for over 8 years, largely in digital banking. Previous positions include Head of Digital Adoption at Barclays amongst other product and analytical roles at both Lloyds Bank and Barclaycard.

  • Graeme Stoker

    chief digital honcho

    Graeme is our chief digital honcho and has run large-scale digital marketing campaigns and technology programmes for organisations including BT, Utilitywise and Northumbria University for over 20 years. A self-confessed digital and creative geek, when he’s not at honcho you’ll find him in his digital music studio and supporting electronic music across his native north east.