• Celia Francis
    Chief Executive Officer

    Celia joined the Rated People Group as a non-executive director in September 2014 and was appointed Chief Executive Officer of the Rated People Group in April 2015. Celia has nearly two decades of experience working in innovative mobile and internet companies. She has served as CEO of WeeWorld, a social gaming company, since 2005. During this time the company has seen significant growth in revenue, subscriptions and employees. Previously Celia was at T-Mobile from 2002 to 2006, originally as Head of Products, then as Executive Vice President of International Business Marketing. In 2001/2002, she worked at IDEO, a leading product design consultancy, and before that held various senior roles in marketing at Xtime, AltaVista Company and Compaq Computer Corporation. She graduated with a BA from Harvard University and has an MBA from MIT Sloan School of Management.

  • Tim Parsons
    Chief Financial Officer
    Tim Parsons was appointed Chief Financial Officer of Rated People in September 2014, having previously joined the company in April 2013 as Financial Controller. As CFO, Tim covers finance, HR and legal functions. He was previously Group Financial Controller of Adapt Group, an IT managed infrastructure provider. He has also held various roles within The Capita Group Plc, most significantly as Finance Director of the standalone subsidiary, Sector Treasury Services. Tim qualified as an ACA with Baker Tilly in London and holds a BA Hons in History, Geography and Politics from the University of Durham.
  • Tim Roe
    Chief Customer Officer

    Tim joined the Rated People Group in March 2014 and is responsible for the revenue lines for the business, managing the tradespeople customer base. His responsibilities include sales and business development, customer value management, service operations and risk and fraud. Prior to holding this role, Tim was Product Director, responsible for the marketing, design and development of all homeowner and tradesperson products. Tim has over twenty-two years’ experience in marketing and product development. Prior to joining the group, he spent nine years at American Express as Vice President of Business Development and latterly as Vice President and Head of Marketing GNS, EMEA. Prior to his time at American Express, Tim spent five years at Morgan Stanley in senior marketing and business development roles, and two years as Marketing Development Manager at TSB. Tim started his career in various marketing and product roles at VISA. Tim has a degree in Politics and History from the University of Western Australia.