Our People

We’re a bunch of capable, charismatic, changemakers who do what we do incredibly well and have a damn good time doing it! We care about empowering and safeguarding our people. Because we’re a family. And our work is our home. This means we celebrate and commiserate in the same way. Together.*

*with curry and a beer

Meet the Family

Mark Dudley


Started in Consultancy: 1990

University: Northumbria

Education: B.A. (hons) Geography

Favourite Film: Master & Commander. Far Side of the World (Patrick O’Brian)

Favourite Tipple: Sloe Gin

Personal Motto: “Do what is right, not what it easy”

Favourite Quote: “No plan survives contact with the enemy” Helmuth von Moltke

Hobby: Shooting

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Mark Schubert

Managing Director

Started in Consultancy: 1998

University: Nottingham

Education: BEng in Mechanical Engineering, ACMA

Favourite Film: Enter the Dragon

Favourite Tipple: Peroni

Personal Motto: “If a battle cannot be won, do not fight it” Sun Tzu

Favourite Quote: “This is no time for ease and comfort. It is the time to dare and endure.” Winston Churchill

Hobby: Wing Chun Kung Fu & Cooking

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David Strudwick

Project Director

Started in Consultancy: 2006

University: University of East Anglia

Education: 2.1 BSc (Hons) Business Management

Favourite Film: Back to the future

Favourite Tipple: Norfolk bitter

Personal Motto: “If you put your mind to it you can achieve anything”

Favourite Quote: “Some men see things as they are and ask why? I dream things that never were and ask why not?” – George Bernard Shaw

Hobby: Keen photographer both architecture and portrait. In addition to this I have a 1971 VW beetle which has been fully restored and has been repainted in the racing livery of Herbie.

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Jeff Wilkinson

Project Director

Name: Jeff Wilkinson

Position:  Project Director

Started in Consultancy: 2017 after working in the food and drink industry since 1990

Started at Coriolis:  2017 -2020, second spell with the business started end of 2023!

University:  Electrical & Electronic Engineering Apprenticeship.

Favourite Film: The Dark Knight

Favourite Tipple: Moretti or similar, do like an occasional Old-Fashioned cocktail

Moto:  Practice makes permanent!

Favourite Quote:  “If you can’t fly then run, if you can’t run then walk, if you can’t walk then crawl, but whatever you do you have to keep moving forward” MLK Jr.

Noteworthy: Climbed a pyramid, swam with whale sharks, and scored at Wembley. Part of the toon army as a season ticketholder at Newcastle United.

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Sarah Henshaw

Chief of Staff

Started at Coriolis: 2001

Education: Diploma in Human Resource Management

Favourite Film: Melody (1971)

Favourite Tipple: Rose Champagne

Personal Motto: Whatever you want to do, do it now, there are only so many tomorrows.

Favourite Quote: “Coming together is the beginning, keeping together is progress, working together is success.”

Anything else noteworthy?   When I am not keeping the Coriolis troops in order, In my spare time I am a volunteer Community First Responder with East Midlands Ambulance Service, and also a British Swimming Judge

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Sam Swadling

Head of Data Visualisation & Software Services

Started in Consultancy: 2021

Started at Coriolis: 2021

Education: BSc Economics / University of Exeter

Favourite Film: I’m more likely to watch live sport

Favourite Tipple: Very situational – Red/White/Rose/Ale/Lager/Cider/G&T/etc

Personal Motto: “Rome Wasn’t Built In A Day”

Favourite Quote: “Forget your opponents; always play against par.” – Sam Snead

Hobbies: Golf, tennis & Fulham FC

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Charlie Woodward

MiMo Manager

Started in Consultancy: 2008

Stated at Coriolis: 2012

Education: BSc (Hons) Business Information Technology – University of Northumbria

Favourite Film: Anything Marvel

Favourite Tipple: Depends on the occasion!

Personal Motto: Make the decision and get it done.

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Ben Allen

Project Manager

Started in Consultancy: 2016 (placement with Coriolis)

Started at Coriolis: 2018

Education: BA Hons in Business & Management (+placement year) at Bath Business School graduating with a 2:1

Favourite Film: Hot Fuzz

Favourite Tipple: Thatchers Haze or Spiced Rum & Coke

Personal Motto: Work Hard, Play Hard

Favourite Quote: “Live as if you were to die tomorrow. Learn as if you were to live forever.” Mahatma Gandhi

Anything else noteworthy?: Play semi pro football and top division for West of England cricket.

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Jason Logan

Project Manager

Started in Consultancy: June 2019 (worked in industry for Heineken in their global graduate program before this)

Started at Coriolis: June 2019

University: University of Leeds

Education: MEng (Hons) Energy & Environmental Engineering

Favourite Film: Shutter Island

Favourite Tipple: Heineken

Personal Motto: Keep it Simple

Favourite Quote: “The measure of intelligence is the ability to change” – Albert Einstein

Hobby: Shooting

Anything else noteworthy?: Masters Project Research on Real World Emissions of Diesel Engines (before the scandal hit), played Defensive End in American Football for Team England (broke 3 shoulders over 2 consecutive matches), British Pro Wrestler (now in early retirement), PADI Advanced Open Water Diver at age 12.

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Lewis Williams

Project Manager

Started in Consultancy: 1st February 2021

Date started at Coriolis: 1st February 2021

Education: Aeronautical Engineering Apprenticeship GE Aviation

Favourite Film: King Arthur: Legend of the sword

Favourite Tipple: Cider or Spirits

Personal Motto: Have the courage to live, anyone can die.

Favourite Quote: “It’s kind of fun to do the impossible” – Walt Disney

Anything else noteworthy? Black belt in taekwondo & ex-world champion. I also enjoy carp fishing and spending time with my family.

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Brandon Griffiths


Started in Consultancy:  2022

Started at Coriolis:  May 2022

Education: Aeronautical Engineering Apprenticeship

Favourite Film:  The Lord of the Rings:  The Return of the King

Favourite Tipple:  Jagermiester

Personal Motto:  Do better today than you did yesterday

Anything else noteworthy?:  “Whether you think you can, or you think you can’t, your right” – Henry Ford

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Mark Hyland

Associate Project Manager

Started in Consultancy: 1991

Started at Coriolis: 1995

Education: Degree in Biochemistry, Qualified Psychotherapist

Favourite Film: Ben Hur (Charlton Heston version)

Favourite Tipple: Manhattan cocktail (its all about the sweet Vermouth)

Personal Motto: Live fearlessly, Love generously and roll life’s dice as often as you can

Favourite Quote: If not now when, If not you, who? Haha… slight mis-quote ;c)

Anything else noteworthy? This mis-guided entrepreneur thinks that turning a 110 year old boat into a café / Bistro is a good idea!

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Nick Leviton


Started in Consultancy: 1992

Started at Coriolis: A long time ago!

Education: BSc Industrial Engineering

Favourite Film: Pulp Fiction and Life of Brian

Favourite Tipple: Cabernet Sauvignon (Napa)

Personal Motto: If something is worth doing, its worth doing right

Favourite Quote: In golfing parlance as the great Ben Hogan once said, “When you walk down the fairway of life remember to stop and smell the roses, for we only have one round.”

Anything else noteworthy?: I’ve been known to run marathons and I’ve stood on the rooftop of Africa. I run and I cook.

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Craig Turner


Started in Project Management: 1997

University: Brunel University

Education: BA(Hons) First Class, Royal Military Academies Sandhurst / Shrivenham & MCGI

Favourite Film: Lawrence of Arabia

Favourite Tipple: Ale

Personal Motto: Utrinque Paratus

Favourite Quote: “Encouraging people through inspiration and by example is a humbling privilege, so through delegated trust greater things will happen.”

Hobby: Mountaineering

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Mark Youds


Started in Consultancy: Consultant since 2018

Date started at Coriolis: Adviser to Coriolis since 2019

Education: Diploma in Management Studies

Favourite Film: Apollo 13

Favourite Tipple: Malbec

Personal Motto: “Never give up”

Favourite Quote: “Perseverance and determination are omnipotent”

Anything else noteworthy?: Fanatical Liverpool fan and season ticket-holder, ran a marathon and has driven a supercar on an F1 track

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Angie Youds


Started in Consultancy: 2018

University: Reading

Education: BA Sociology, Masters IPD

Favourite film: The Rock

Favourite tipple: Champagne

Personal motto: If you cannot say something nice then do not say anything at all

Favourite quote: “You become the five people you spend most of your time with”

Hobbies: Music, Reading and Fitness

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Clive Black

Board Advisor

Dr. Clive Black, Ph.D. is the Head of Research at Shore Capital Group Limited.

He joined the firm in 2003 in this position and covers food and drug retailers, food producers, and household and personal goods sectors.

Dr. Black serves as an Investment Advisor at Shore Capital Stockbrokers Limited. Previously, he served as an Equity Analyst at ING Groep N.V., Research Division.

Dr. Black is one of the UK’s top five stockbroking analysts in food and drug retailing. He was rated first for coverage of smaller companies in this sector in Reuters’ survey.

Dr. Black worked in London for the National Farmers’ Union for five years and then joined Northern Foods plc. He served in stockbroking research division at Charterhouse Tilney for eight years when it latterly became ING Financial Markets.

Dr. Black is a Director at Shore Capital Stockbrokers Limited and holds a Ph.D. from the Queen’s University of Belfast with his thesis being on the Northern Ireland food industry.

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Our People Matter

What you can expect from working with us:

We care about people who care.

What you can expect from working with us:

We challenge each other to learn more, do more, become more.

What you can expect from working with us:

We build our people up. And in turn they help to build our business

What you can expect from working with us:

We're serious about what we do. It makes a serious difference to our clients' businesses. And we do it whilst having seriously good fun!

What you can expect from working with us:

"Success is not final, failure is not fatal, it is the courage to continue that counts." Winston Churchill

What you can expect from working with us:

This is a safe place to make mistakes. We admit them, we learn from them and we move on.

What you can expect from working with us:

We are always be honest with each other.

What you can expect from working with us:

The nature of our business means that our people often operate as lone wolves, but in the knowledge that the pack has their back.

What you can expect from working with us:

We cultivate deep relationships with our clients, enjoying conversations that often extend beyond the boardroom.

What you can expect from working with us:

When we believe it's the right thing to do, we never ever give up.

What you can expect from working with us:

We celebrate and commiserate in the same way - with beer and a curry.

What you can expect from working with us:

We work hard, we play hard. And we have fun doing both.

Could you be one of us? Would you thrive in this environment?

We are looking for ‘people’ people. As much as we respect them, nerds need not apply 😉
Drop us a line at recruitment@coriolis.co.uk