Meet The Team

Peter Prater
Managing Director

Number Of Years at Qtac
21 Years

Hero
Theo Van Dort

Claim to Fame
Mad inventor with many patents!

Favourite Movie
The Jazz Singer

Favourite Famous Bristolian
Timothy West

Celebrity Doppelganger
Ben Elton

Peter Prater

Managing Director

 

Mark Smith
Operations Director

Hero
Ernest Shackleton

Top of the Bucket List
Visit Antarctica

Claim to Fame
Met Joe Brown whilst climbing in Snowdonia

Favourite Movie
Papillon

Favourite Famous Bristolian
Derren Brown (Honorary Bristolian)

Mark Smith

Operations Director

Alex Rowson
Technical Director

Claim to Fame
Drummer with Bath’s first punk rock band

Most Played Song on your iPod
I don’t have an iPod! – playing now on YouTube on my super-computer ‘8 Piece Box’ by Southern Culture On The Skids

Favourite Quote
If I had all the money I’d spent on drink I’d spend it on drink – Sir Henry Rawlinson

Celebrity Doppleganger
Everybody tells me Brian May

Favourite Famous Bristolian
Robert Wyatt

Alex Rowson

Technical Director

Lee Williams
Information Systems Director

Hero
Chris Waddle – King of the step-over

Top of the Bucket List
Snowboard the back country of the Canadian Rockies

Favourite Quote
I smell… Ice-cream? They’ve got Mississippi Mud and they’ve got Chocolate Eruption (Chunk – The Goonies)

Celebrity Doppleganger
David Duchovny. Or any other celebrity with a small chin and big nose!

Favourite Famous Bristolian
Jenny Jones

Lee Williams

Information Systems Director

Simon Palmer
Sales & Marketing Director

Claim to Fame
Ran the Windsor Half Marathon in 1hr 25mins at the age of 13

Most Embarrassing Moment
Walking in naked on my future in-laws

Hero
David Attenborough

Celebrity Doppleganger
Ross (from Friends)

Favourite Famous Bristolian
Lee Evans

Simon Palmer

Sales & Marketing Director

Simon Wells
Business Development

Top of the Bucket List
Heli-boarding in Alaska

Favourite Quote
You’re gonna need a bigger boat!

Guilty Pleasure
Rotary International

Celebrity Doppleganger
Colin Firth

Favourite Famous Bristolian
Jenny Jones

Simon Wells

Sales Executive

Glen David
Software Developer

Hero
David Hemery – 400m Hurdles Gold Medallist in the 1968 Mexico Olympics

Most Embarrassing Moment
Ripped the entire crutch out of my trousers, while competing in a chin up competition, in front of the whole class. Not a pretty sight!

Guilty Pleasure
Chocolate and poking polystyrene ceiling tiles

Top of the Bucket List
Paraglide off a mountain in Samoens, France

Favourite Famous Bristolian
Lee Evans

Glen David

Software Developer

Rob Ashworth
Software Developer

Claim to Fame
A friendly policewoman once escorted us home in a police riot van after protesting at the building of the Cardiff bay barrage with my eco-activist friends

Most Embarrassing Moment
At cub camp I was cooking sausages on an open fire and my tin of beans rolled into the fire and exploded covering everyone in baked beans

Guilty Pleasure
Girls Aloud

Favourite Famous Bristolian
Bill Bailey

Rob Ashworth

Software Developer

Michael Buckle
Technical Manager

Most Embarassing Moment
Getting my foot stuck in a drain at school, then crying!

Hero
Kelly Johnson (Engineer)

Most Played Song on iPod
Bastille – Pompeii

Guilty Pleasure
The Gilmore Girls

Favourite Famous Bristolian
James May

Michael Buckle

Technical Manager

Caroline Gibbs
Implementation Manager

Number of years at Qtac
7

Top of your Bucket List
To visit Norway

Favourite Quote
Two things you can be sure of in life taxes and death

Favourite Movie
A Knight’s Tale

Most Embarrassing Moment
Walked into a lamppost whilst talking to someone.

Caroline Gibbs

Implementation Manager

Evan Young
Customer Support 

Favourite Famous Bristolian.
Ben Collins (The Stig)

Your Hero.
Morgan Freeman

Guilty pleasure
Batteries

Favourite Movie.
Zombieland

Favourite Quote.
“However difficult life may seem, there is always something you can do and succeed at.” – Stephen Hawking

Evan Young

Customer Support Apprentice