Meet the team at Vannin Ventures

We look forward to working with you and helping your business reach its potential. We are a small, focused, capable team able to call on many years experience in the commercialisation of telecoms and technology.

 
 
Tom Meageen CEO   Tom has a wealth of over 30 years’ experience in international business development, innovation and developing strategic partnerships. Most recently, Tom was responsible for the overall leadership and strategic development of Manx Telecom’s Global Solutions business – a leading provider in international MVNE and connected M2M and IoT solutions. Moving on from Manx Telecom in 2016 to setup Vannin Ventures.

Tom Meageen
CEO

Tom has a wealth of over 30 years’ experience in international business development, innovation and developing strategic partnerships. Most recently, Tom was responsible for the overall leadership and strategic development of Manx Telecom’s Global Solutions business – a leading provider in international MVNE and connected M2M and IoT solutions. Moving on from Manx Telecom in 2016 to setup Vannin Ventures.

 
Mike Bromwich  CTO   Mike graduated with a degree in Information Engineering – combined Computer Science and Electronics and has extensive knowledge of IT, Telecommunications and Networking. Shortly after graduating Mike co-founded Advanced Systems Consultants – an IT consultancy and bespoke software house – that later merged to form PDMS Advanced Systems Group; Mike is also CEO of Partitionware.

Mike Bromwich
CTO

Mike graduated with a degree in Information Engineering – combined Computer Science and Electronics and has extensive knowledge of IT, Telecommunications and Networking. Shortly after graduating Mike co-founded Advanced Systems Consultants – an IT consultancy and bespoke software house – that later merged to form PDMS Advanced Systems Group; Mike is also CEO of Partitionware.

 
Peter Callow Commercial Operations Director   Peter began his telecoms career in Marketing and moved through a number of commercial roles covering Interconnect, Roaming and Wholesale relations.  In 2010 he became Head of Wholesale and Regulation and in 2015 joined the Manx Telecom Trading Board. He set up Vannin Ventures with Tom in 2016.

Peter Callow
Commercial Operations Director

Peter began his telecoms career in Marketing and moved through a number of commercial roles covering Interconnect, Roaming and Wholesale relations.

In 2010 he became Head of Wholesale and Regulation and in 2015 joined the Manx Telecom Trading Board. He set up Vannin Ventures with Tom in 2016.

 
Tim Dowling Innovation Director   Tim has a passion for innovation, so it is unsurprising that this forms the common thread through his career.  Whether working on financial services, mobile telecoms or beer, Tim has enjoyed the challenge of inventing new solutions to consumer needs.  Most recently, working in the Virgin Group and with other leading brands, he has led the development and launch of new mobile businesses, across a range of markets.

Tim Dowling
Innovation Director

Tim has a passion for innovation, so it is unsurprising that this forms the common thread through his career.

Whether working on financial services, mobile telecoms or beer, Tim has enjoyed the challenge of inventing new solutions to consumer needs.

Most recently, working in the Virgin Group and with other leading brands, he has led the development and launch of new mobile businesses, across a range of markets.

David Bufton Head of Finance   David joined Vannin Ventures after working for four years for an online media company. Prior to that David worked as an auditor for nine years in the UK and on the Isle of Man, and during this period he qualified as a chartered accountant.  David particularly enjoys work around financial forecasting and modelling, and he is excited about the opportunities to do this within Vannin Ventures given their ambitious growth plans.  Outside of work David enjoys spending time with family and playing and watching a variety of sports.

David Bufton
Head of Finance

David joined Vannin Ventures after working for four years for an online media company. Prior to that David worked as an auditor for nine years in the UK and on the Isle of Man, and during this period he qualified as a chartered accountant.

David particularly enjoys work around financial forecasting and modelling, and he is excited about the opportunities to do this within Vannin Ventures given their ambitious growth plans.

Outside of work David enjoys spending time with family and playing and watching a variety of sports.

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