Team

John Hardy

John Hardy

Founder & Director

John heads new product development, R&D and company operations. Previously post-doc building shape-changing displays and recovering game dev. Loves quad biking, digital fabrication, and dogs.

Carl Ellis

Carl Ellis

Founder & Director

Carl manages the technical and financial operations of the company. Previously from Lyst and Microsoft, he has an interest in how research is brought from the lab to the market. Loves Burgers, Climbing, and Dungeons and Dragons.

James Hannon

James Hannon

Senior Inventor

James is a full stack developer and our resident Mobile and Cloud Services Expert. Previously from BBC R&D and InTouch LTD. He has worked with large datasets and installations working within high-risk environments. Loves Docker, Django, Swift 4 and Pi Clusters.

Alex Wilson

Alex Wilson

Junior Inventor

Alexander is a junior inventor and is involved in all stages of our new product development and support, with a particular focus on embedded systems, machine learning and computer vision. In his spare time, he is an enthusiastic amateur musician and cook, he loves retro video games, Linux and coffee.

Liz Vidler

Liz Vidler

Office Administrator

Liz has a background working in the financial industry as an IT
Systems Administrator, with a particular interest in foreign exchange
and compliance. She joined HE Inventions in 2019 on a part time basis
to help keep their administration in line with their growing needs.
Outside of work she enjoys swing dancing, yarn based crafts and gaming
(board or video).