Board of Directors

Mark Thurston


In 2001 Mark Thurston joined Venture 1 Consulting as Managing Director. Mark has spent over 20 years in IT (over 30 if you include his ZX81!), and is motivated by high standards of excellence in technical solution design and delivery. Mark has directed the company to sustained profitability and a continually expanding customer portfolio.

Gideon Holdway


Gideon Holdway joined Venture 1 Consulting in 2005. Gideon brings to the company over 15 years experience in Microsoft infrastructure technology. Gideon also has extensive knowledge of VMware and Citrix virtualisation technologies and specialises in technical transformations to address business requirements.