Who we are

We’re a team of technologists and information managers, rethinking how to manage information in a modern organisation. We develop the open source Haplo Platform, products like PhD Manager and Haplo Research Manager, and customise applications for our clients.

We’re an independent company based in London, UK.

Jennifer Summers

Jennifer Summers

Managing Director & Founder

Jennifer is a Chartered Librarian who started her career in corporate legal information and legal education.

She founded Haplo to encapsulate the centuries of knowledge from the library profession in software, and bring the benefits of information management to as wide an audience as possible.

Ben Summers

Ben Summers

Technical Director & Founder

Ben has worked with web applications since the early 90s, creating some of the first interactive web sites.

He noticed how most organisations needed custom software to deal with the increasing quantities of information in their work. He founded Haplo with Jennifer to bring down the cost of developing these applications, making them accessible to everyone who needs them.

Peter Tribble

Peter Tribble

Systems Administrator

Following a DPhil in Astrophysics at the University of Oxford, and an illustrious academic career, Peter moved to systems administration. Along the way, he served on the OpenSolaris Governing Board, and created his own operating system.

At Haplo, Peter looks after the hosting infrastructure for our clients.

Thomas Mees

Thomas Mees

Developer

Thomas graduated with a BSc in Computer Science from the University of Nottingham, where he wrote extensive software for the university radio station.

The experience enabled Thomas to help stations across the country as an officer of the Student Radio Association, before joining Haplo in 2015.

David Bebb

David Bebb

Client Support Developer

David enjoys living in a world where ‘things work as they should’. Sometimes he finds it necessary to re-engineer the things that don’t.

He joined Haplo in 2017, attracted by the attitude to craftspersonship in code, and the desire to build systems that make it easy to build the right thing in the correct way.

Amrinderjit Singh

Amrinderjit Singh

Developer

Am graduated from the University of Southampton with an MEng in Computer Science in 2014, and joined Haplo to work on PhD Manager.

As well as his software, his extreme attention to detail shows itself in his precision-engineered sandwiches.

Tom Renner

Tom Renner

Developer

Tom took a slightly unconventional route into software development. While studying Engineering at the University of Cambridge, he discovered his true passion was software.

After graduating in 2014, he joined Haplo, and enjoys working with customers to develop software which makes their lives easier.

Muntasir Syed

Muntasir Syed

Developer

Muntasir joined Haplo in 2016, after graduating from Kings College London with a BSc in Computer Science.

While at university, he built a system for students to rate modules and share course notes. He joined Haplo so he can develop software for a wider academic community.

Helen Root

Helen Root

Developer

Helen first came to Haplo while studying Electronic and Information Engineering at Imperial College, London. She started at Haplo on 6 month placement as part of her degree, eventually returning to the company after completing her final year.

Emma Baker

Emma Baker

Sales & Marketing Manager

With over 12 years experience in the marketing industry, Emma joins the Haplo team to help focus the marketing efforts and ultimately help grow the business sales. Emma works Monday to Wednesday.

Emma is the de-facto confectionary expert at Haplo, having written her dissertation on the history of Cadbury’s chocolate.

Opportunities to join Haplo

We’re always looking for talented people to join our team. Take a look at our latest opportunities and Get in touch if you’re interested in joining us.

 

 

Photography by Suzanne Mitchell

 

Haplo Services Ltd is a company registered in England and Wales. Registered number: 6533017.
Registered office: Unit C, 1st floor, Emperor House, Dragonfly Place, London SE4 2FL.