Who we are – Dataquest prides itself on our teamwork.

“Coming together is a beginning. Keeping together is progress. Working together is success.” – Quote by Henry Ford


Guy C Young

Director and Co-Founder


Guy has over 20 years’ experience in our industry. Both a Co-founder and Board member of Dataquest, he is actively involved in the company on a daily basis with overall responsibility for Sales and Marketing.


David Larkin

Director and Co-Founder

Telecoms and IT

David has over 20 years’ experience in our industry. Both a Co-founder and Board Member of Dataquest, he is actively involved in the business on a daily basis, directing Telecoms and IT.


Daniel Jones


Daniel is a Co-founder and Board Member of Dataquest, with over 20 years experience in our industry. He is responsible for directing Finance and Operations, as well as managing strategic customer accounts.


Ian Bacon

Director of Professional Svs.

Ian brings 25 years industry experience to Dataquest. He is responsible for selecting and delivering our independent portfolio of solutions. Through a blend of complimentary software, integration and managed services, his team deliver key business process improvements to our customers.

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Chris Clayton

Director of Sales

Chris has over ten years industry experience, seven of those as an integral part of the Dataquest team. He manages the day to day running of the sales team and our strategic sales approach for SME customers. He is also responsible for managing a number of key accounts.

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Sebastian Paternoster

Director of Sales

Sebastian manages the day to day running of the new business sales team. He is also responsible for managing a number of key accounts.


Peter Fowke

National Accounts Director

Peter has over 25 years’ experience in the industry. Prior to his appointment at Dataquest, he held a senior position at reseller where he first met and worked with our co-founders. Peter is a member of the board at Dataquest, manages our national and corporate customer portfolio, as well as many international brands, including installations across eleven countries.


Randal Hughes

Service & Operations Director

Randal has over 28 years’ service management experience with a leading manufacturer. At Dataquest, he is responsible for orchestrating the resources that deliver our industry leading service. Over a third of Dataquest’s personnel are technical and in addition to these, he also manages our customer help-desk, contracts and billing.


Lisa Cartwright

Billing & Contracts Manager

Lisa has over 10 years’ industry experience, primarily in Customer Service & Billing Management. She joined Dataquest in 2011 as a member of the Customer Service Team and was promoted to the position of Billing & Contracts Manager in 2014. With a team of five, she oversees the processing of all Dataquest Contracts into our bespoke systems, along with ensuring the accurate collection and billing of all service revenue for the business.


Cliff Watkinson

Head of Customer Care

Cliff has 20 years’ experience in the industry. His team monitor Dataquest’s performance from a customer’s perspective and their processes help ensure business retention. This critical work spearheads the Company’s process of continual improvement and quality to help implement changes in line with developing customer requirements.


Robert Feeley

Finance Director

Robert has sixteen years Finance and Accounting experience. His team work with both customers and supplier partners, to ensure the smooth transaction of business.


Kyle Wilson

Head of Operations

Kyle joined Dataquest in December 2016 as Head of Operations, where he is responsible leading Project Management on a day to day basis. Kyle has over 20 years’ experience working within IT. He spent five years working within IBM in an MSP environment, providing a Service Delivery and Project Management role for the desktop support function across a number of blue chip accounts including Legal & General, Jones Land LaSalle and DEFRA. Kyle is ITIL and Prince2 qualified, and his appointment has seen DQ improve from what was already an excellent service delivery operation.


John Austin

IT Manager

John joined Dataquest at its inception. His highly skilled team expedite the support of our customer IT call centre, .


Tom Mills

Telecoms Technical Manager

Tom joined Dataquest in 2008 with of a decade of experience in Digital telecoms. His team design and deliver systems to meet the needs of the modern mobile workforce.