Meet some of our people

  • Shakir Ladak

    Shakir is the Chief Architect driving the development of the DRYiCE iControl practice and in particular the iControl platform to wider stakeholders. With over 28 years of experience spanning all areas of investment banking including trading, back office, risk management and finance, and all levels of technology and operations, Shakir is able to architect and deliver solutions tailored to customer needs. His extensive business and technology experience allows Shakir to combine a depth of technology with breath in business built on a career in investment banking.

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  • Ian Philips

    Ian is heading Business Development and taking iControl to the wider stakeholders in the global market, creating a consulting differentiator for the HCL customer base. With a corporate background formed at Deutsche Bank, Tideway Systems, Barclays Bank, CSC and ITNET, Ian has an extensive 18 years of experience in various disciplines of IT including application development, production management and program consulting. He is skilled in managing challenging clients while focusing on operational management.

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  • Richard Kemp

    Richard is a Product Architect for iControl and is leading the development of the product, including its evolution into a SAAS offering and longer-term integration within the DRYiCE platform. Richard brings 17 years of experience as a Senior Information Technology Application Development manager within Financial Services with extensive hands-on project experience of all phases in the product life cycle - from initiation, requirements analysis, systems architecture and design, software development and testing, client site implementation and training, through to delivery into operational support.

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  • Paul Donnelly

    Paul is a process and functional consultant who is focused on working in the Payments sphere. Paul develops payments solutions that meet our clients needs – for long running clients and also as proof of concepts. He joined after graduating with a Masters in Engineering Science from the University of Oxford. 

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Why work for AI?

We are a dynamic, fast moving company with big ideas and are looking for people to help make our vision happen. We don't believe in hierarchies and do believe in working as a team. Because we're small, you can make a real difference to our clients, and to us.

We are constantly seeking talented people, at all levels, with exceptional skills in the areas of business analysis, service assurance & monitoring technology and project management, especially if you have a background in the financial services industry.

If you're fed up of working in a large corporate structure and want to be more than a number, visit our recruitment profile on LinkedIn.

DRYiCE iControl LinkedIn Page

Contact Us

For new business enquiries we will put you in touch with one of our Directors who will take the time to understand your challenges and explain how DRYiCE iControl may be able to help.

HCL Great Britain Ltd,
6th floor, 70 Gracechurch Street,
London, EC3V 0XL