Our Team

Key Leadership Team

David Roberts

FOUNDER & CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

An experienced Chief Executive Officer with a demonstrated history in the e-learning industry, David Roberts previously worked as CEO of ABN Amro Asian equities business. He graduated from LSE in Monetary Economics and has a background in derivatives and algorithmic trading.

Joey Lee

CHIEF CREATIVE OFFICER

With 20+ years of experience as a leading creative in the Korean market and a proven track record of world-class design and children’s animation, Joey Lee is the creative mind behind the globally successful Badanamu brand and global design oversight over all KidsLoop verticals.

Robert Hardman

GLOBAL CHIEF TECHNOLOGY OFFICER

A graduate of the University of Auckland in New Zealand with a BSc in Physics and Mathematics and an MSc in Quantum Physics, Robert Hardman has 25+ years of experience in applying data intensive technology and advanced analytics to Blue Chip organizations. He specializes in the application of state-of-the art analytics and A.I., machine learning, and cloud computing.

Greg Hagen

GLOBAL CHIEF FINANCE OFFICER

With 30+ years of experience in the financial industry, Greg Hagen has a strong background in business development and financial control. He has a proven track record at leading global companies, including Citigroup and Deloitte.

Alistair Lloyd

DIRECTOR

Alistair Lloyd has 34+ years of experience in financial services with an emphasis on portfolio management, corporate strategy, capital allocation, and business management. He has been integrally involved with development of KidsLoop, including investor relations, compliance, and strategic advice.

Mihee Cho

CHIEF HUMAN RESOURCES OFFICER
An MBA graduate from Sogang University, Mihee Cho is an experienced CHRO having worked at major global companies for more than 15 years. She specializes in global organization development, HR management, change management, leadership, and employee relations.

Mark Law

CHIEF COMMERCIAL OFFICER

A graduate of Oxford University, Mark has over 2 decades of experience in financial services in Europe and APAC with a focus on sales, marketing, strategy and commercial direction. He was previously Head of Investor Services APAC for Deutsche Bank and Chief Commercial Officer of a FTSE 250 plc.

Natalie Da Gama-Rose

GENERAL COUNSEL

A Cambridge University graduate with an MBA from University of London, Natalie has been General Counsel for luxury retail including Harrods and Lane Crawford, She has board level experience having worked on transformational change management, business development, brand managementrisk management, negotiation & compliance & regulatory matters.​

Data and AI Research Division

Nick Salmon

VP OPERATIONS & CHIEF OF STAFF

Dr. Nick Salmon is a graduate of the University of Leeds with a B.Sc. in genetics and Ph.D. in developmental molecular biology. Nick has held senior roles in the private and public sector, most recently at ARM and the Wellcome Sanger Institute where he built and led a number of complex programs – delivering process, technology, behavior and data transformation to improve performance.

Nathan Camarillo

VP SOFTWARE ENGINEERING/PRODUCT

Nathan’s career has spanned over 20 years, involving the game experiences of controllers and devices in a player’s hand all the way through to the cloud technologies that have changed the gaming industry. In the past few years, Nathan advanced his career to a new level and his role evolved with Google, Amazon and recently as Head of Product at Improbable, where he created innovative products and technologies. Nathan holds a B. Sc. in Mathematics and Computer Science from Rockford University.

Luis M. Vaquero

VP DATA SCIENCE

Luis has 20+ years of industry experience leading large software and data teams distributed across geographies (Singapore, US, South America, EU/UK) productionining data analysis, software, infrastructure and configuration management solutions in house and for external customers. Luis holds 2 PhDs (Computer science and Medicine), he has published more than 90 academic articles (h-index 29 with 10000 citations) and holds 26 US patent applications (8 granted) in areas such as graph analytics, machine learning, distributed systems, medicine/pharmacology and educational systems.

Tom Khabaza

DATA SCIENTIST

Dr Tom Khabaza is a data scientist of 28+ years experience in data mining, predictive analytics & data analysis, specialising in innovative applications of machine learning. Tom holds a doctorate in AI, an MA in Cognitive Studies & a BA in Psychology.