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Board Role for Experienced Tech Leader, Rob Gwyther

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January 14, 2021 – SAGGEZZA’S operations director has joined an influential board that is leading the development of the North East tech sector. 

Rob Gwyther, who joined Saggezza in July, has been appointed to the board of Dynamo, a collective that was formed to drive the growth of digital in the region.  He will sit alongside some of the leading lights in digital and tech, helping to steer an effort to attract more businesses and talent to the region and nurture the development of companies operating in the field in the North East.  

Rob, who has worked in senior IT and technology roles for more than 15 years, hopes to be able to bring a new perspective to the board, sharing the goals and challenges of the Sunderland based firm.

He said: “My background in consulting, working with a broad range of clients, means I can bring a different perspective to the board and I am really excited to be able to represent such an innovative, agile business that I know can be a real driving force in the growth of the North East tech sector.  

“Dynamo is a real force for good, with many of the organisations we work with and partner with represented on it.  It’s fantastic to be able to support the development of this vital sector in the North East with a group of people and organisations that are so passionate about the same collective ambition.”

Rob, who is originally from Bristol but has built a career in the North East, has worked with a wide variety of organisations in the public and private sectors, both in the UK and internationally and his breadth of experience ranges from complex programme delivery to developing new business services.  He is a specialist in healthcare innovation. 

His appointment to the Dynamo board will see him work alongside leading industry lights including chair Charlie Hoult, and members from a range of organisations including Ubisoft, Nomad Digital and the University of Sunderland. 

Saggezza has offices in the UK, America and India, and a client list that includes an international investment bank and a global credit card provider.  The firm – which supports clients to make the most of the data they hold – is recruiting a range of roles, including java developers, software developers and full stack software engineers, to bolster its Sunderland team.  To find out more about opportunities in the company, visit

Saggezza is a proven technology and consulting partner that delivers personalized, high-value solutions to accelerate business growth.

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