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The IJYI Team

The creative thinking within our team sets IJYI apart from other software development companies. In addition to the core technical expertise and experience you would expect, fresh thinking and an innovative approach is embedded into the culture of our organisation.

Our highly skilled and experienced team consists of staff with knowledge from many industry sectors, ranging from small start-ups to blue-chip FTSE 100 companies, using many different technologies.

Our team of Developers, Quality Analysts, Project Managers, Architects, Trainers, Business Analysts and DevOps Consultants ensure that we have the capability to take your next project from ideation right through to deployment, operation and support.

Our team strives to be:

Always learning
Always communicating
Always collaborating
Always celebrating
Chris Pont

Co-Founder and CEO

Chris has been obsessed with problem solving and delivering solutions from a young age. With an extensive background in IT consultancy for Aviva, Willis Group, BT, SEGA and British Gas, with a focus on technology and process  to deliver customer value.

In 2014, Chris co-founded IJYI alongside John Nicholson to combine their passion for software delivery and their expertise for tooling, process and culture. IJYI has grown to an extensive team of Project Managers, Solution Architects, Developers, Quality Engineers and Support Analysts, with clients based across the UK.

John Nicholson

Co-Founder and CTO

Responsible for the Technology strategy within IJYI, John is an evangelist for the adoption of DevOps, specifically how best to apply the tools we have at hand to improve delivery. Having worked within software development for the past 20 years, he brings a wealth of experience, technical expertise and passion both for technology and to see the next generation of developers flourish.

To further these goals he has recently undertaken taken PhD research at the University of Suffolk in to the field of Computer Science and Informatics, specifically looking at the further of application and testing within the enterprise.