Senior Leadership

Cennox employs hundreds of staff around the world. With offices & representation in 14 countries and customers in 95, Cennox‘s future is assured through the steadfast & focused management from the directors of the business.

GROUP BOARD MEMBERS

Clive Nation

Group Chief Executive

Clive Nation is the CEO of the Cennox Group, a portfolio of innovative companies which span the globe. From head offices in Surrey, Cennox have a network of strategic operation and sales offices across Europe and the United States.

Formally Managing Director at Travelex, for 13 years, Clive’s wealth of experience in managing customer estates, steering efficient operational growth and delivering new security products to market, has made Clive an authoritative speaker and recognised figure at industry events around the world.

Cennox also provide our clients with a suite of managed Field Services as well as the supply of new, used and refurbished  Parts. Our own in-house signage division also design, manufacture and install bespoke signage, to organisations across all industries.

Clive has energised the Cennox Group’s rapid growth through a mix of strategic acquisitions of businesses that will complement our core services and build leverage within key markets, as well as the organic growth through a number of our in-house products and services.

Cennox has been one of only a small number of organisations to have successfully been listed on the Sunday Times, Virgin Fast Track 100, three years running. The coveted list details the fastest growing businesses in the United Kingdom. This achievment was replicated when Cennox was also ranked in the Sunday Times International Track 200, a list detailing the top 200 UK private companies with the fastest growing international sales. 

Nick Cockett

Chief Operations Officer

Nick Cockett is the Chief Operations Officer at The Cennox Group. A familiar face at many of the industry events around the world, either as a guest speaker, or exhibiting, Nick is an authoritative voice within the Financial, Retail & Gaming Industry.

With almost two decades experience, Nick has held senior directorships at the hugely successful ATM Parts Company, Travelex, CashZone and British Airways.

Roy Dodd

Chief Financial Officer

Roy Dodd is the Chief Finance Officer for the Cennox Group. With a career which has spanned several decades in the Financial Industry, Roy has steered the successful financial growth of Cennox. From humble beginnings in 2006, Cennox is now an organisation internationally recognised and generating over $100m per annum. Leading a growth path which includes both organic growth and expansion through strategic acquisition, Roy has demonstrated an acute awareness of how to fund and grow a successful business - year-on-year.

Senior Leadership Cennox Europe

Chetan Patil

Managing Director, Cennox Europe

Chetan joined the Cennox Group in 2018. He started within our company as UK Operations Director and Joint Managing Director in Europe. In 2020, he was appointed Managing Director of Cennox Europe. With two decades of experience within the global ATM / Payment industries, Chetan will be helping clients to optimise their services portfolio and reduce the operating and transaction cost of their payment channel.

Frederiek De Prest

Managing Director, CEL Data Services

Frederiek started his career at ING. In 2017, he joined CELDS as Chief Commercial Officer. He transformed CELDS into a commercial company, expanding its activities and clients. In December 2020, he became CEO of CEL Data Services.

Lars-Åke Ericson Köpper

Managing Director, StrongPoint Cash Security

Lars has managed StrongPoint Cash Security since September 2013. Lars has a broad international experience from multinational companies in different roles where the common denominator has been change management and turn around. His previous positions include Scandinavian Manager for a division within the engineering company GKN, and positions in Electrolux as Country Manager South Africa, Business Segment Manager, Financial Manager and Supply Chain Manager. Through the acquisition of StrongPoint Cash Security Bussiness by Cennox, Lars joined our group in 2020. 

Stuart Dowling

Director of Marketing

Stuart Dowling is the Director of Marketing for the Cennox Group. Stuart joined Cennox in 2012 and has built the Cennox brand from a little known ATM Maintenance company, to one which now delivers an extensive portfolio of products and services to customers worldwide. Cennox is now recognised across diverse industries as the viable 'go-to' company who can solve customer's complex projects and deliver innovative solutions.

Steven De Weirdt

R&D Director, Cennox Europe

With a degree of Masters in electronics/telecommunications in his pocket, Steven joined Nortel Networks as a field engineer in the early 90’s. During these booming years in the telecommunications he quickly moved in a manager role at Mobistar (now Orange) to finally join 3SI Security Systems in 2007 to support the launch of the ESP tracking solutions in Europe. Once the tracking solutions became a main stream product, he accepted the role as Product manager for all products and solutions. Right after the acquisition of 3SI by Cennox he returned to the R&D team as R&D manager. Since 2018 he’s looking after R&D, production and Business Support as R&D Director.

Jeroen Wagemans

Finance & HR Director, Cennox Europe

Jeroen joined 3SI Security Systems in 2011. Upon the acquisition of 3SI by Cennox in 2017, he serves as the Finance & HR Director for the European business.

 

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