Our Team

We are a small, lean and efficient team with a level of experience, enthusiasm and diversity that cannot be replicated elsewhere. Our people are our greatest asset. We embrace the Agile approach adapting to change quickly and focus on a flexible, holistic development strategy. Our team works as a unit to reach our common goal of providing excellent customer service and maintaining a high quality learning experience for all of our clients.

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Lucky Byatt, Founder & CEO

Lucky is the founder and CEO of Learning Connexions and is in charge of the overall operations and strategy of the company. Lucky has a strong passion for holistic learning and development, Agile methodologies coupled with an extensive background in software consultancy and expertise in developing high-end training and career development programs which spans bespoke in-house training, public courses, one-day workshops and focus groups. Lucky also supports many community groups such as women in technologyLondon Java CommunityScrum AllianceWomen in Telecoms and Technology and anything else that gets more women into this wonderful world.

Lucky holds a post-graduate diploma in human resource development (PgDip HRM), a master’s degree in Organisational Learning and Development (MA) and is a Chartered Member of the Chartered Institute of Personnel Development (MCIPD), a professional member of BCS (MBCS) , a Certified Scrum Master (CSM), Certified Scrum Product Owner (CSPO) and a Certified Scrum Professional (CSP). You can find further details here.

View Lucky Byatt MCIPD's profile on LinkedIn   Agile Awards 2015

Tiberiu ‘Tibi’ Covaci, CTO

Tiberiu ‘Tibi’ Covaci is our Chief Technology Officer (CTO) and specializes in full stack technologies. He has a particular interest in Microsoft technologies especially .NET, ASP.NET, and Microsoft Azure and enjoys educating others in his field of expertise. Tibi holds two degrees in Computer Science one from Technical University of Timisoara, and one from the Royal School of Technology in Stockholm. He has been working in the software industry since 1994, and has a broad set of skills in the web sphere from client-side JavaScript, HTML5, Angular.js, Aurelia.js, Knockout.js to intimate server-side knowledge of ASP.NET, as well as Microsoft Azure.

For his passion and community contributions, Microsoft presented Tibi with the MVP award for ASP.NET and Azure, several times. He is an active member of the ASP Insiders, Azure Insiders, and Azure Advisors groups. Tibi is also the lead author of MCSD Certification Toolkit (Exam 70-483): Programming in C# and a former member of the Microsoft Learning Board of Advisors.

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 Amaad Qureshi, Business Development Manager

Amaad joined Learning Connexions as Business Development Manager and brings to the team a wealth of experience in Sales & Marketing as well as a knowledgeable background in IT and an enthusiasm for new innovations in technology. Amaad  is a Certified Scrum Master (CSM) who will be focussed on developing marketing and social media strategy, building our online presence, managing key clients to consolidate their learning and development programs through instructor led technical training as well as initiating and hosting community focussed events.

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 Vlad Mih─âilescu, Marketing Executive

Vlad joined Learning Connexions as a Marketing Executive and brings a wealth of experience in both digital marketing and IT training, having worked both as a marketing consultant and as an ECDL trainer in the past. He is working to develop our marketing strategy and support our developer community both locally and internationally as we expand our course network outside the UK. Vlad has a master's degree in Marketing (MSc) from Manchester Business School and is a self-declared technophile, but his main interests are UX, mobile platform development and augmented reality.

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Jay Islam, Financial Controller

Jay is our Office Manager and responsible for all administrative functions, accounts, credit control and general enquiries. Jay is an experienced administrator and previously worked as an Executive Officer for the Home Office and Head of Admin at Affinity Homes. Jay is also a Certified Scrum Master (CSM) accredited by Scrum Alliance and AAT Level 2 practitioner.

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Imran Ali, Executive Assistant

Imran joined Learning Connexions as an Executive Assistant and provides support to all parts of the business, is our chief meeter at greeter for courses, meetups and events and is also a Certified Scrum Master (CSM) accredited by Scrum Alliance

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