About us

An award-winning team of digital strategists, designers and technologists

A focus on engineering excellence

We build smart, user-centred digital solutions that solve business problems and give our clients a competitive edge

Why Software Solved?

When you’re choosing a digital partner, you want one that has the expertise and experience to build not just what you want, but what your business – and your users – need.

Since 1998, the Software Solved team have delivered over 1,000 successful software development projects for some of the UK’s most innovative brands.

Our sweet spot is creating smart digital solutions to tough challenges in the insurance, charity, government and retail sectors. And our clients have the awards to show for it.

If you think we might be the partner for you, give us a call. We’d love to help you get to where you want to go.

Our Board

Thomas Coles

Thomas Coles founded Software Solved in 1998. With a technical background and an entrepreneurial vision, Thomas has been a key factor in the growth and success of the company. Thomas is now the chairman but devotes his time to growing our sister company Risk Solved.

Non-Executive Director & Interim Managing Director
Chris Rhodes

Chris is a specialist in the automotive and technology sectors and has wide ranging experience of organisations throughout complex supply chains. A leader of both large corporate and SME-sized businesses, with over 25 years of value enhancement Chris has a great deal of practicable insight and experience to bring to the company.

Non-Executive Director
George Coles

George is a founding director at Software Solved. George is now a non-exec director but has an impressive background in senior roles including Finance Director, CEO and Chairman at various successful start-ups over the years.

Company Secretary
Caroline Coles

Caroline is responsible for governance and legal filing for Software Solved. She specialises in working with insurers and charities, ensuring we maintain excellent corporate governance and CSR for all of our clients.

Our leadership team

Meet the thinkers, doers and makers who drive Software Solved forwards.

Lindsay Lucas Software Solved
Director of Operations
Lindsay Lucas

With a project management background, Lindsay oversees the ‘engine room’ of Software Solved, ensuring projects are on time and budget and clients are delighted with the output. She thrives on the energy in the operations team and loves the fact that every day is different. Lindsay is very client-focused and ensures clients are at the heart of everything we do.

Sales Director
Wayne Perkins

Wayne is highly experienced in sales and business development and is dedicated to delivering outstanding results. His vast experience has been crafted across key sectors including IT, audio visual and education. By building mutually beneficial relationships, he takes a real hands-on approach to contributing to the growth.

Principal Technical Consultant
Jon Stace

Jon is affectionately known as the ‘guru of Software Solved’. As Principal Technical Consultant, Jon runs our R&D program to ensure our developers are fluent in the latest technologies. Jon works on client projects as well as overseeing development practices to ensure we continue to develop the best software solutions for our clients.

Finance Director
Philip Ketteringham

Philip is a qualified Chartered Accountant with over 25 years’ experience leading Finance teams. His experience spans smaller, family-owned and run companies to large international corporates focused on technology and software sectors. At Software Solved he leads the Finance, HR and Facilities teams, implementing scalable efficient processes in a hi-tech business.

Awards and accreditation

Industry recognition for projects we’ve delivered and skills we offer

Gold Microsoft Partner
Xamarin Authorised Consultant Partner


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