Encompass, the fast-growing provider of intelligently automated Know Your Customer (KYC) solutions, today announces the appointment of engineering management veteran Stuart Bell as its new Head of Engineering Delivery.
With more than 20 years of experience, Stuart has worked in areas including software, technology, architecture and delivery. Having led functions in various industries, he brings a wealth of knowledge and expertise when it comes to building and executing successful growth strategies.
He has held senior technology-focused roles at TSB Bank, Sky and Atom Bank, among others.
Joining at an exciting time of growth for Encompass, particularly within engineering, Stuart will be responsible for leading the global team as they continue to deliver best-in-class solutions for an evolving client list.
His appointment comes as part of a major recruitment drive, which has seen a number of specialists join the team in the last year, including in the recently established hub in Belgrade, Serbia.
Chris Hodgens, VP, Engineering at Encompass, said:
We are delighted to have someone with Stuart’s expertise join our engineering function. His experience, knowledge and industry understanding will be crucial as we scale and develop in order to continually deliver the best for our global customers. We are at an important juncture for our business, and global engineering group, and I am looking forward to growing our talented team further as we progress.
Stuart Bell added:
I am excited to come on board at this point in Encompass’ growth. They have built a great track record in the KYC industry and have ambitions to go much further.
I am delighted to see the calibre of talent that we have already, and there are huge innovations that we can inject into the marketplace that will keep Encompass at the forefront of differentiation. We are perfectly positioned as a technology company, across Glasgow, Belgrade and Sydney, to tap into the talent in each of those geographies to scale our team further.