About us

Our Mission

TwentyCi is an information and marketing services company that provides UK residential property data, analytics & insight for marketing and other key strategic purposes. Our experience and client portfolio encompasses multiple sectors and categories, including property and estate agency groups, retailers, financial services, automotive and utilities. You can read more about our client work in our case studies.

Our head office is on a leafy business park in the vibrant city of Milton Keynes.

Our History

TwentyCi was formed in 2009 from the consultancy and database marketing division of the Dataforce Group. During the intervening period, we have established the UK’s largest and most sophisticated homemover database. Our data assets include the details of all UK residential properties, as well as all homemover activity in the owner occupied and rental sector.

Our Team

We are a perfect blend of data scientists, technicians, consultants, analysts, and marketing experts. Our collective passion for data and its power to create impactful, measurable and lasting relationships with customers, unites our team.

Our management board includes seasoned entrepreneurs, data veterans and execs with blue chip leadership experience. Click the images below to read more about us.

Ian Lancaster

Group CEO TwentyCi Holdings

Colin Bradshaw

Managing Director

Grant Newton

Chief Financial Officer

Nick McConnell

Commercial Director

Stuart Ducker

Strategic Solutions Director

Paul Halliwell

Chief Operating Officer

Katy Billany

Sales Director

Ryan Shiels

Director of Product Strategy

Sohail Rashid

Director

Mark Witherspoon

Non-Executive Chairman

Mark Keenan

Director of Operations

David Brown

Technical Director

Ian Lancaster

Ian Lancaster

Group CEO TwentyCi Holdings

Ian founded TwentyCi with the vision of building the leading customer engagement business TwentyCi has become today. With a solid foundation of industry expertise, Ian previously ran data marketing firm, Dataforce; the company from which TwentyCi was born. Alongside his commitment to the TwentyCi group, Ian works with SME’s as a business mentor. Outside of work, Ian has a passion for playing tennis and global travel.

Colin Bradshaw

Colin Bradshaw

Managing Director

Colin manages growth and investment in TwentyCi’s client management and sales activities across all sectors, products and channels. With previous positions including c-suite roles as MD of RAPP and numerous other senior marketing roles for Royal Mail, Colin brings great experience to the business. Colin enjoys the theatre; Shakespeare is a particular favourite.

Grant Newton

Grant Newton

Chief Financial Officer

A qualified chartered accountant, Grant is responsible for providing financial leadership to TwentyCi, driving efficiencies and performance within the business. Originally from New Zealand, Grant enjoys watching rugby and playing golf.

Nick McConnell

Nick McConnell

Commercial Director

Nick heads up our client services and marketing teams, overseeing our commitment to great customer experience and leading on our commercial strategy. In his spare time, Nick is a keen photographer and enjoys mountain biking.

Stuart Ducker

Stuart Ducker

Strategic Solutions Director

Stuart drives forward new product development within TwentyCi, creating and delivering innovative, results-driven solutions for our clients, with his team of data analysts. Stuart is an enthusiastic Nottingham Forest supporter.

Paul Halliwell

Paul Halliwell

Chief Operating Officer

Responsible for our operations team, Paul ensures quality outputs from a proposition that always best supports client priorities. An outdoor enthusiast, Paul can often be found cycling, paddle boarding or downhill skiing.

Katy Billany

Katy Billany

Sales Director

With over 12 years’ experience in homemover marketing, Katy leads our Estate Agency team, in a role that also sees her sit on TwentyCi’s Executive Board. In her spare time Katy enjoys cake decorating and walking holidays in the Lake District.

Ryan Shiels

Ryan Shiels

Director of Product Strategy

Ryan drives forward our development of industry leading data platforms. His focus is on creating solid product roadmaps and introducing new products to market, along with his team of product owners. Outside of work, Ryan is a keen motorcycle rider.

Sohail Rashid

Sohail Rashid

Director

In addition to his Director role within TwentyCi, bringing a background of data and property, Sohail is CEO of View My Chain, the first and only data driven property sales progression platform, and part of the TwentyCi Group. Outside of work, Sohail is a competing powerlifter.

Mark Witherspoon

Mark Witherspoon

Non-Executive Chairman

Mark’s role is to oversee the next phase of growth across our Group. Former Data Services Director for ZPG, Mark brings considerable experience to the business from a wide variety of roles across the property and retail financial services sectors; most notably heading up UK Valuation, Hometrack and CoreLogic.

Mark Keenan

Mark Keenan

Director of Operations

Mark is responsible for the operational areas of the business and has been instrumental in streamlining our processes. Outside of work, Mark is often busy on his family farm and active in his local community.

David Brown

David Brown

Technical Director

David is responsible for all of the technical aspects of the business, ensuring that all of our IT solutions are robust, secure, scalable and efficient working with his teams across infrastructure and database design. He is a keen cyclist and represents England at snooker.

Values

Long Term Focus

We invest in relationships with our clients and obsess about data, quality and results. We use insight to tell truths even when they run against the grain.

Innovation Through Everything

Ideas for new & better ways of doing things come from anywhere in the business and innovation runs through everything we do.

Build for Scale

Everything we build scales. Our offer is focused on the specific requirements of our clients but we focus on products which significantly grow our business.

Trust High

We do the right thing by our clients, consumers and each other.

One Team

We are all hands on and we don’t think small. We work together to deliver for our clients and our business.

Group
Helping you build your estate agency

Helping you build your estate agency

Global tech talent

Global tech talent

Data driven sales progression

Data driven sales progression

Providing quality leads to removals & storage companies

Providing quality leads to removals & storage companies