Meet Gleanin

We promise to help you make connections you can trust.

A Commitment to Principles.

“We want to grow registrations and make connections for events, but we will do it the right way, with integrity.”

TAMAR BECK

CEO & Co-founder

Our superstar CEO and Co-founder, passionately believes in the people, community and social aspects of events. With fifteen years of experience in events with Reed Exhibitions, managing large portfolios and teams, she has great insight into how to help all event shareholders improve their marketing efforts. On the weekends, she focuses on spending quality time with her family and friends.

AJAY MATHUR

COO & Co-founder

Our humble yet rockstar Co-founder and COO enjoys the excitement of building a company from scratch. Prior to jumping into entrepreneurship, he worked at IBM for five years. He holds an MBA from Cass Business School and Software Engineering degree from University of South Wales. He is also quite proud of his recent personal best in the company’s 5K race.

PETER RICHARDS

CTO & Co-founder

Our amazing Co-founder and CTO loves taking ideas and bringing them to life. He holds an MBA from Cass Business School and spent six happy years at IBM before becoming an entrepreneur. Gleanin is his second venture. Peter loves cycling but it has to take a back seat twice a year when he gets over ambitious decorating kids’ birthday cakes.

HEATHER HOLST-KNUDSEN

Head of Sales, North America

Passionate about anything sales oriented with a specific focus on developing the next generation Revenue Room. She is highly skilled at conceiving and designing innovative growth strategies with an emphasis on the utilization of customer data and new technologies to drive stakeholder value in rapidly evolving, complex environments.

GERRY SHERWOOD

Head of Client Success

A client experience and marketing guru, our Head of Client Services has extensive event marketing and management experience with Artexis Easyfairs, i2i Events Group and Reed Business Information in positions ranging from Marketing Manager to Event Director. Gerry is a qualified snowboarding instructor, a slow triathlete and a keen but rubbish DJ. However, he doesn’t get enough time for any of these pursuits outside of work with most of his time taken up policing homework.

ANNE JANG

Senior Developer

Our awesome Senior Developer prides herself on providing smart software solutions using automated processes to ensure seamless delivery of services. She was part of the IBM gang previously working in software development and DevOps. Anne is our resident foodie and travel expert, always willing to give a researched recommendation on best spots to eat and visit.

TIAGO A.GERALDI

Developer

A passionate developer who believes software development is the most recent kind of art, not just a bunch of binary files. Having left a traditional job in industry, Tiago went on to work for startups in various countries around the world. When not coding he’s practicing pentatonic scales on his guitar and perhaps composing.

MICHELLE BRUNO

Marketing

Michelle and her colleagues at Bruno Signature Services are to be thanked for their writing, blogging, strategy and all round fabulous marketing work they do.

DAHLIA EL GAZZAR

Marketing & PR - USA

There is never a dull moment when you are with Dahlia. She and her colleagues at Dahlia+ do amazing things to help us get the word out.

KATIE CROCOMBE

Marketing & PR - Europe

Katie helps us with marketing and pr in Europe through her agency 52eight3.

PHIL MOCK

Credit Control

Our polite but firm credit control. Phil has an industry background having spent a considerable time working in warehousing, sales, management and director roles, this valuable experience allows him to look at business from all sides and understand the challenges.

Connecting events to the audiences that matter.

Gleanin exists to build connections that matter.

Our mission is to facilitate trustworthy connections that are more rewarding, useful, and valuable to the event.

To deliver on this vision, the Gleanin Connect referral-marketing platform is designed to support high-value, social connections across the entire event registration and social-advocacy experience.