Team

We're a small, agile and multi-talented team dedicated to providing the best solutions to our customers. We may be small in numbers, but our work speaks for itself...

Peter Hoinville

Managing Director

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Peter Hoinville

Managing Director

 

 

 

Specialities: Customer Engagement, Client & Partner Relations, Leadership

Likes: Mexican Food

Dislikes: White Chocolate

Adam Larman

Business Development Director

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Adam Larman

Business Development Director

The People Person.

4Secure’s Business Development Director; Since 2004 Adam has helped to drive the company forward, leveraging excellent relationships with suppliers and industry friends to ensure we deliver the very best in services and solutions to our customers.

With over 15 years in the cyber security industry, Adam relishes in the ever-changing challenges that our customers face. Understanding our customers is the key to good service, which is why Adam solely focuses on their needs to provide them with the most suitable solutions and innovative technology.

In his spare time, you will find Adam working on his cars…so if you really want to talk shop– talk motors!

Specialities: Customer Engagement, Client & Partner Relations, Leadership

Likes: Mexican Food

Dislikes: White Chocolate

John Barlow

Technical Director

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Jon Barlow

Technical Director

The family man and mother hen of the 4Secure team.

Jon is not just our Technical Director; he is our mediator for all things within the business. With incredible problem-solving and process driven skills, Jon continuously works with the team to build a better and brighter future. With Jon, our business maintains its processes and work to the highest of standards.

4Secure is proud to call Jon one of our top security professionals.  With over 20+ years in the industry, Jon has experience as an Information Security practitioner, Computer Forensic Analyst and Security Investigator. Jon also holds CISSP, CISM and PRINCE2 certifications in information security and project management.

As well as catching up on family time at the weekend, you will often find Jon brushing up on his golf swing (trying not to shout Fore!)

Specialities: Information Security Practitioner, Computer Forensics, Project Management

Likes: Anything sporty, burritos and flumps (not together)

Dislikes: Snakes and ingenuine individuals

Tony Haddow

Head of Digital Forensics and Senior Security Consultant

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Tony Haddow

Head of Digital Forensics and Senior Security Consultant

Mr Gadget

 Driven by a desire the find practical and pragmatic solutions to problems, whether they are technical, procedural, physical, or personnel. Tony particularly enjoys the research elements of his roles. 

BSc (Hons), CISMP, CEH. Information Security and Assurance professional with extensive experience of Digital Forensics, Penetration Testing, Vulnerability Analysis, and Information Assurance in commercial, military, public sector, and Defence contractor environments 

At evenings and weekends, you can find Tony enjoying time with his family, working on his old car, or playing his guitars or banjo - always with a cup of coffee. 

Specialities: Risk Management, Digital Forensics, Expert Witness, Information Assurance.

Likes: Coffee, Dystopia novels and films, American Muscle Cars – oh, and gadgets of course!

Dislikes: Arrogance and Decaffeinated Coffee

Gemma Spooner

Financial Controller and Cyber Essentials Key Account Manager

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Gemma Spooner

Financial Controller and Cyber Essentials Key Account Manager

Gemma is 4Secure’s head of Finance, relationship development and all things product management.

Driven by her enthusiasm, Gemma is devoted to 4Secure and the support she provides to the team. Nothing satisfies Gemma more than meeting new people, developing relationships and contributing to the overall success of the company.

Outside of the office, Gemma enjoys a bake off with her children, as well as the odd cheeky glass of vino with friends (if she ever finds the time!).

Specialities: Purchase & Product Management, Financial Reporting, Customer Service & Relations

Likes: Music/dancing & family time

Dislikes: The ever-decreasing size of revels chocolates and Nissan Micra drivers

Katie Gray

Marketing & Events Executive

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Katie Gray

Managing Director

Whether its organising 4Secure’s next event or growing the brand, Katie always puts 100% energy and passion into everything she does. Katie’s impeccable communication skills and creative flair enables her to inject colour and life into the technical world with her marketing campaigns. 

Whatever ‘Katie does’ at the weekend, it will always involve keeping busy with some form of craft project…and of course cuddling the dog! 

Specialities: Events & Project Management, Adobe InDesign & Illustrator, Customer Relationship Management, Digital Marketing 

Likes: Puppies & shiny things (basically a human magpie!) 

Dislikes: Creepy crawlies

Sam Black

Technical Delivery Specialist

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Sam Black

Technical Delivery Specialist

Our pioneer in the technical space. Sam is constantly at the forefront of new development within our cross-domain portfolio, creating innovate technologies and tools for our customers’.  

Sam is also one of our key Cyber Essentials assessors and an ethical hacker, performing vulnerability assessments and web application penetration tests. 

You will find Sam in his music lair at weekends, creating awful music that no one wants to listen to… 

Specialities: Python, Bash, Linux, Ethical Hacking

Likes: Curry & crude jokes!

Dislikes: Maths

Kevin Mills

Technical Support Engineer

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Kevin Mills

Technical Support Engineer

Kevin is a seasoned IT professional with 12+ years of experience in IT delivery. Kevin is responsible for the successful delivery of our cross-domain solutions, providing managed IT services and support that deliver upmost quality and care. When it comes to supporting clients, Kevin is always on hand to provide them with expert knowledge and guidance on the latest IT applications. 

You will find Kevin enjoying his allotment most weekends, teaching his son the tricks of digging dirt and vegetable gardening! 

Specialities: Computer networking and hardware, Systems and software engineer, technical diagnosis & configuration 

Likes: Coffee

Dislikes: Weeds growing quicker than fruit and veg! 

Adam Smith

Junior Software Engineer

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Adam Smith

Junior Software Engineer

Our newest addition to the 4Secure family is Adam, our Ethical Hacking & Cybersecurity graduate from Coventry University. Adam is beginning his cyber security career with us as a Junior Software Developer. 

Whilst only being with us for a short space of time, we have already witnessed great things from this protégé. Adam’s willingness to learn shows no bounds and he forever excels himself in his technical abilities. 

Adam loves to focus on his fitness at the weekends, but if you don’t find him in his running shoes you will most certainly find him head down in some sort of gaming project. 

Specialities: Software engineering, ethical hacking, computer networks 

Likes: Cooking

Dislikes: Washing dishes 

About Us

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