Lee GriffinCEO and Founder of GoCompare
Lee is one of the founding members of Gocompare.com and has been with the Company since its inception. He has vast experience of business development, partner relationships and product innovation.
Lee has spent over 20 years in the insurance industry, and during the last 14 years he has played a pivotal role in the rise of price comparison websites.
Before helping to start Gocompare.com he worked for Admiral in various business critical roles, culminating in being part of the team that launched Confused.com.
Nick EdwardsGeneral Counsel and Company Secretary
Nick is an experienced commercial lawyer and has many years experience of operating at the highest levels of governance and compliance. Prior to joining GoCo, Nick spent nine years at esure Group, where he was initially appointed as Head of Legal before being promoted to General Counsel and then General Counsel and Company Secretary.
During his tenure at esure, Nick managed the Company’s IPO in 2013, as well as the demerger of GoCo from esure Group in 2016. Nick was also a member of esure Group’s Executive and Operational Executive Committees.
Upon qualifying as a lawyer in 1998, Nick spent six years with a City law firm in London and spent time as Principal Legal Counsel at a European media group. AtGoCo, Nick has overall responsibility for our governance functions, including legal, company secretariat, compliance and risk.
Zoe HarrisCEO of AutoSave
Zoe is a growth and transformation specialist, developing compelling fast-scaling propositions that resonate with mainstream Britain, normalising new behaviours and driving word of mouth at the kitchen tables, school gates and pubs across the country.
Prior to joining GoCo, Zoe was CMO & Head of Invention at Reach plc, the largest multimedia publishers in the UK, where she was responsible for building its portfolio of national and regional news brands cross platform.
Throughout her career, Zoe has led teams to deliver creative and disruptive business models and products for the likes of The Mirror, Sky, Channel 5 and MTV, often which have democratised products for a mass-market audience.
Seb ChakrabortyGroup CTO
Seb has extensive senior leadership experience in IT, strategy and architecture and has a long history in software with a background in computing and artificial intelligence.
Prior to joining GoCo, Seb was Global CTO of Centrica Hive Ltd where he was part of the founding team, building complex distributed platforms, with massive data sets for IOT, smart metering and diagnostics. Before Hive, he was Chief Architect and then Group CTO for Telefónica UK Ltd’s (O2) businesses with their technology scaling and integration challenges, and also spent many years in senior roles across T-Mobile Group.
Seb has worked in academic research, holds a masters qualification in Knowledge Based Systems and is both a Fellow of the British Computer Society and a Chartered IT Practitioner (FBCS CITP).