Ian Murphy

35 years of product development for the communications and defence industry, including as co-founder and owner of the Plextek Group, now with annual sales exceeding GBP 30 million.

He leads the development of new technologies and drives business growth at PBG.

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Dominic Vergine
Non Executive Director

Extensive experience in tech for developing countries. Founder of three businesses, a social enterprise and a charity. Currently head of sustainability and corporate responsibility at ARM Ltd, supporting innovative technologies in health, education, agriculture and energy that support the global goals. Private sector lead for the UN-wide technology programme for the Global Goals, led by the ITU, and member of the UN LEAD advisory board.

Created the ARM/UNICEF partnership, considered one of the most innovative business/charity partnerships, and now developing a similar programme with WHO. Brings access to global platforms and partnerships for PBG.

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Sven Blake
Non Executive Director

25 years’ experience in finance and government affairs. Currently manages over USD 2 billion of liquid assets for private banking clients in LatAm, Europe and the Gulf. Brings access to a global network of potential investors and partners in key regions for PBG.

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Pale Blue Group is fully supported by the management team and development team of Plextek Ltd. Sharing common ownership and direction and with almost 30 years of experience in developing and manufacturing new products and systems to the formation and growth of new business.

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