Some new faces in the Saccade CTO team!

The network of freelance CTOs and VPs of Engineering has continued to grow over the last few months, with the addition of Edd Read, Rob Lofthouse, Harel Malka and Garrett Mears. That brings the tally to 18 of London’s best senior technology leaders, mentors and coaches, all working with startups, scale-ups and helping tech teams become even more productive, accomplished and happy. Here’s a little about the new joiners:

Edd Read, Freelance CTO

Edd joins us following his role as founding CTO at, after an amazing 9 years running the technology that drives one of the most beloved British eCommerce brands. LinkedIn

Rob Lofthouse, Freelance VP of Engineering

Rob brings over a decade of experience in technology leadership roles, including stints at Glasses Direct and Sohonet, focusing on architecture, operations and strategy. LinkedIn

Harel Malka, Freelance CTO

Following an epic 7 years as founding CTO at adtech platform Glow Media, and founder at CRMPro, Harel now provides consulting CTO services to startups in London. LinkedIn

Garrett Mears, Freelance CTO

After holding CTO roles at data-driven loyalty platform Coniq and art marketplace s[edition], Garrett now provides consulting CTO services and technology due diligence. LinkedIn

Welcome to the team chaps!