protect and manage your people vehicles and assets

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TrackaPhone was formed in 2002 and took the very first commercial mobile network location feed to build a location platform for the protection of people. Now we have kept that ethos in our business and we provide services for the protection and management of People, Vehicles and Assets. Our commitment to delivering cutting edge technology through well tested products that deliver immediate benefits to our customers has allowed us to expand our offering across many market sectors while maintaining strong relationships with our longstanding customers.
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Phil Derry - CEO

Phil served13 years in the Royal Signals in various operational roles where he reached the rank of SSgt and then was commissioned into the TA. His last job in the military was to lead a 6 month expedition in Colombia after which he worked for Plessey and then established a variety of businesses from leisure to communication systems maintaining year on year growth and profitability through national and international contacts, particularly in the USA and China. He has established new productand servicein the communications market taking business on to the OTC,BB, NASDAQ and AIM market. He has a degree in leadership and management and has studied at Sussex University, Henley Business School and MIT. He Joined TrackaPhone full time in 2002 bringing with him his extensive experience in the development and management of start-up and small businesses.

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Simon Derry - CTO 

On leaving school Simon spent three years with BritishTelecom Research Laboratories gaining extensive experience in software design and development obtaining an HNDHe then obtained an Honours Degree in Electronic Systems and Information Engineering studying at Sheffield and Grenoble. Simon is an experienced software developer with a proven and thorough understanding of engineering and business requirements together with significant project management expertise.This has been gained in various assignmentasoftware programmer and manager both in the UK' and EuropeIn 1999 he was the key software developer for TrafficMaster, developing both the Trackstar product and PC based applications which enabled Vodafone to design and preview potential GUI's for the AA Vodafone Personal Roadwatch product. He also developed TrafficMaster's prototype modules for in-car traffic information displays for motor manufacturers. After 12 months of initial development Simon founded TrackaPhone and has been fully responsible for the design of the systemwithin TrackaPhone and continues to develop and upgrade the system to meet ever changing needs in the market place.


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Martin Worth - Director 

Martin is an experienced Sales and Marketing Director with over 30 years working in technology markets. He has gained extensive knowledge of technology and telecommunications in a career that has ranged from start-up technology companies to large international telecoms organisations. He has gained experience with Philips, Palm and then Vodafone where he joined as Chair of their Data Forum before joining TrackaPhone as an Investor anDirector in 2005.

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Alan Davidson - Commercial Manager 

Alan qualified as a Chartered Accountant with one of the ʻbigfour' and he is now a Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales. He has varieexperiencbotas a FinancDirector anManaginDirector of organisations ranging from SMEs to International Public Companies. Alan joined TrackaPhone in 2002

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David Leadbitter - Sales Operations Manager 

After getting a BSc in Microbiology, David began his career as a Pharmaceutical Sales Rep for Sanofi, but somehow found his way in to the Telecoms Industry in 2000, first as a  Business Acquisitions Manager with Vodafone UK , and finally as the National Sales Manager for the Vodafone vehicle tracking product,  'Corprate Eye'. David moved to TrackaPhone in June 2005 and has since been instrumental in the development of our overall  sales operations and service offering.

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Chris Davidson - Technical Support Operations Manager 

Chris joined Trackaphone in 2005, and heads up our technical support  and manages our technical development resources .Prior to this from 2001 he worked in an IT environment within the NHS and Financial sector. Chris has a BSc Hons degree and an MSc in Computer Based information Systems.

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James Hawkes-Reed - Chief Engineer  

James has worked in the mobile communication engineering industry since 2006, installing the early mobile phones, hands free kits and more latterly Bluetooth hands free kits: initially for the BT/Cellnet Major Service Centre for Gloucestershire; then the Chameleon group initially delivering the service and installation work for Vodafone then moving to the role of Field Auditor delivering training to engineers and examining and correcting faulty installations. Aftre this James went self employed and designed and  developed a range of innovative solutions, particularly for the Astom Martin and his work has earned him an excellent reputation and following from Aston enthusiasts. Initially as a contractor for TrackaPhone , his workmanship was always excellent and it was too good an opprtunity for us to miss - so ofcourse, we employed him full time.