Joining ESS following a successful career as Joint Managing Director for Synetix Solutions, Rick helped the company to become one of the fastest growing IT Security solution providers in the UK since its launch in 2008 and forged relationships with Travis Perkins, Camelot and Toyota.

Prior to co-founding Synetix, Rick held a number of senior sales roles and partner management roles at AN4 Group, a highly regarded IT solution provider where he won and subsequently managed flagship accounts including Aveva and Budweiser.

In the early part of his career, Rick gained extensive experience working with major enterprise clients as Sales Executive at Cable and Wireless, which included a strong technical understanding of emerging commufnication technologies.