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The people that underpin our business

At PCI Pal we have created a unique team that creates the perfect fusion of expertise, experience and vision, on a shared ethos of client first service.

Our leadership team

James Barham - Chief Executive Officer, PCI Pal
Chief Executive Officer

James Barham

About James

A founder of PCI Pal, James was instrumental in establishing and leading the business’ sales, marketing, and operations functions prior to relocating to the US to set up the company’s North American operation. In October 2018, James took up the position of group CEO. He has overseen the company through a number of highly successful funding rounds and has been influential in the evolution of the PCI Pal product suite following a career spent entirely in B2B software.

William Good - Chief Financial Officer & Company Secretary, PCI Pal
Chief Financial Officer & Company Secretary

William Good

About William

Joining PCI Pal on 1st April 2017, William is an Associate of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants. Previously, William has been the CFO and company secretary of four AIM / Main Market listed companies – Card Clear PLC, Retail Decisions PLC, Revenue Assurance Services PLC and Managed Support Services PLC.

Mufti Monim - Chief Technology Officer, PCI Pal
Chief Technology Officer

Mufti Monim

About Mufti

Mufti joined PCI Pal from Deko, where he was CTO leading the product and engineering teams. As a proven technologist, Mufti uses his expertise and experience across cloud and payments technology to further advance PCI Pal’s goal to be the preferred solution provider that organizations turn to globally for achieving payment security within customer engagement environments. As well as spearheading technology strategy, Mufti leads the product team at PCI Pal in the identification and development of new product enhancements and features.

Jane Goodayle - Chief Marketing Officer, PCI Pal
Chief Marketing Officer

Jane Goodayle

About Jane

A passionate chartered marketer, Jane joined us in 2017 with more than 15 years’ experience in strategic and tactical marketing, and an in-depth knowledge of the contact center and technology space. Jane has held several senior marketing positions with some of the industry’s leading brands across the globe.

Darren Gill - Chief Revenue Officer, PCI Pal
Chief Revenue Officer

Darren Gill

About Darren

Darren joined PCI Pal from Genesys. Leveraging his in-depth understanding of the contact center market, Darren is responsible for sales strategy and execution globally. Having worked in sales within the technology sector for over 25 years, Darren brings significant experience to the business.

Geoff Forsyth - Chief Information Security Officer, PCI Pal
Chief Information Security Officer

Geoff Forsyth

About Geoff

Geoff is responsible for the overall information security and regulatory compliance of PCI Pal’s global services, including legal compliance, IT systems risk analysis, incident response planning and business continuity management. Geoff has spent over 27 years working with internet and telecommunications services. He sits on the PCI SSC Board of Advisors, is a Fellow of the British Computer Society, and has a PCI Professional qualification.

Rachael Drouet - Head of People and Development, PCI Pal
Head of People and Development

Rachael Drouet

About Rachael

As Head of People and Development, Rachael is responsible for ensuring PCI Pal creates an environment within which its people can develop, learn, and succeed in their career goals. Rachael joined PCI Pal in 2018 and has over 20 years’ experience in HR, training, and recruitment gained predominately at B2B software companies.

Rachael believes people will give their best if they enjoy what they do and is proud of PCI Pal’s award-winning record in creating an organization that people want to be a part of.

Adrienne Brophy - General Counsel, PCI Pal
General Counsel

Adrienne Brophy

About Adrienne

Adrienne joined PCI Pal from Sky UK Limited where she supported the successful launch of Sky Connect, Sky’s B2B communications business, after several years providing legal support to the procurement and revenue-producing sides of the business. Adrienne is an experienced commercial lawyer with particular expertise in technology and IP transactions, including a broad range of cloud contracts (SaaS, PaaS, IaaS). Apart from transactional work, Adrienne is passionate about legal technology and how it can be leveraged to enhance the efficiency and efficacy of legal teams.

Our non-exec directors

Simon Wilson - Non-Executive Chair of the Board, PCI Pal
Non-Executive Chair of the Board

Simon Wilson

About Simon

Simon’s background includes thirty-five years in international business to business software. He has been a resident of the United States for 30 years. Past executive positions include CEO, CFO and corporate development roles, as well as independent board directorships and advisory roles in a range of US and UK companies, including Surf Control plc, Endace plc, M86 Security, Hazelcast and Uberflip.

Carolyn Rand - Independent Non-Executive Director PCI Pal
Independent Non-Executive Director

Carolyn Rand

About Carolyn

Carolyn has over 25 years of experience across public and private enterprises. Her current responsibilities include Non-Executive Director and Audit Committee Chair for AIM-quoted global technology business IQGeo plc, Cambridge Nutritional Sciences plc, Governor and Finance Committee Member of the College of West Anglia. She is a Fellow of the Chartered Institute of Management Accountants. Previous positions include: CFO of Bango plc, CFO Zinwave, CEO of Isogenica.

Jason Starr - Independent Non-Executive Director, PCI Pal
Independent Non-Executive Director

Jason Starr

About Jason

Jason is Chief Executive Officer of Dillistone Group PLC (“Dillistone”), the AIM quoted international supplier of software and services for the recruitment sector. Jason joined Dillistone in 1994 and was appointed Marketing Manager in 1996 before becoming Managing Director of Dillistone’s UK business in 1998 and then CEO of Dillistone Group PLC when it was admitted to trading on AIM in 2006. Jason has a BA (Honours) business studies degree from the London Guildhall University.