The management team

RapidSpike’s management team have a wealth of experience building and managing technology companies.


Having met 15 years ago in the latter stages of the DotCom boom, Andrew and Robin have developed a winning formula to help launch and grow successful, profitable technology companies.

Building on their collective knowledge and experience, the tech duo have launched RapidSpike, a next generation digital asset assurance platform. The goal is to become an industry leader in the digital assurance market and have fun during the process.


Andrew Mason

Andrew Mason

Andrew Mason is the co-founder and Technical Director at RapidSpike.

Andrew is committed to ensuring that the company develops innovative market changing solutions. He is a leading networking and security expert, having attained numerous globally recognised qualifications such as CISSP, PCI QSA, Check Team Leader and CCIE. Andrew is also an MBA graduate of Leeds University.

An active entrepreneur and technologist, Andrew has over 25 years industry experience and has owned various successful technology organisations during his career. Most notably RandomStorm, a leading information security organisation. Throughout his career Andrew has held a range of technical lead positions and is a self confessed disruptive innovator.

Andrew is the author of several market defining books on Cisco products and network security technologies. In his spare time Andrew enjoys spending time with his family and enjoying hobbies such as mountain biking, golf and travel.

Robin Hill

Robin Hill

Robin Hill is the co-founder and Sales Director at RapidSpike.

A self confessed entrepreneurial sales professional, Robin has an impressive track record spanning over 20 years in corporate sales across various sectors including office equipment, network services and IT security.

Before RapidSpike, Robin was the cofounder of RandomStorm, a leading IT security company. In fact, Robin has worked with start up businesses for the majority of his career, including Boxing Orange, Webscreen and views himself as a specialist in business development.

Having developed a proven sales formula, Robin brings a wealth of sales expertise to the RapidSpike management team.

When he gets chance to relax, Robin enjoys spending time with his family, as well as hobbies such as golf, skiing, running and tennis.