The team

The GSI platform is the leading supplier of data analytics for the natural resource monitoring sector

Key staff

Lynne Ross, Chairman

Lynne is an angel investor, board member of several early stage tech companies and an experienced investment professional with a specialism in environmental policy.

Gavin Tweedie, CEO

Gavin is a start-up specialist, gained from senior sales and operational leadership roles for 5 US based tech companies that were VC backed.  His industry knowledge is wide, ranging from IT infrastructure performance analytics to SAAS business models to digital media.

Matt Tyburski, Director and Founder

Matt is the creator of the patent and the concept behind GSI-Carbon. He has a PhD in Geography from the University College London (UK), an LLM in Environmental Law from the School of Oriental and African Studies (UK), an MSc in Conservation Ecology and Planning from the University of Pretoria (South Africa) and a BA from The University of Montana (USA).

Mike Hughes, Director and CTO

Mike is a successful CTO/CEO with over 25 years’ experience in running multinational IT software and services businesses. He has created and run companies in the UK, USA, Ireland, India, Indonesia, Netherlands, France, Australia and South Africa. His last two disposals have both been multi million pound ventures. He has worked in private ownership situations and listed businesses and understands the best ways to maximize returns for owners and shareholders.

Shaun Mochan, Head of Forestry

Shaun has a Masters in Forest Science, is a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Foresters and a Member of the Institute of Wood Science. He has worked with the Forestry Commission and Forest Research in UK on a wide range of technology based projects for over 15 years. He has excellent sector experience and contacts and is helping GSI with business development. Shaun has over 30 years industry experience.

Martin Milnes, High Performance Computing Specialist

Martin is an expert technical consultant in earth observation, who optimises the performance of GSI’s algorithms for each contract, ensuring process efficiency.  He brings experience of space, defence and government sectors.