Meet our management team


Richard Warren – Partner

Since joining FirstPartner in 2003, Richard has led a wide range of projects for leading clients including Vodafone, TomTom, Microsoft and Sky. Specilaizing in Product Strategy, Launch and Management he also has deep knowledge of fixed and mobile telecoms, payments, mobile advertising and connected and multiscreen TV. Richard’s previous experience includes 15 Years at BT undertaking a variety of roles including, product development on early Video on Demand trials and launching and running the Wireplay on-line gaming service. As Product Development Director at Gameplay plc he led the development and launch of multi-channel entertainment and commerce services across Internet, mobile and interactive TV platforms. Richard has and MBA from Warwick Business School and has also advised several start-up companies.


Tim Ellis – Partner

Tim has lead a number of projects in the Enterprise Mobility sector and also for Channel and Sales strategies.Tim is closely involved in the Market Mapping activities of FirstPartner, and is active in advising Inbound companies of their strategy and proposition development for the European market. He has been invited to speak at a number of international briefings for potential inbound companies.

With over 12 years in the Telco & Wireless Industry, Tim has established a number of European organisations for US companies. Previously he has worked in both Europe and USA in the Microelectronics and CAD industries. He holds a BSc Engineering, MSc Microelectronics and is an MIoD.

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