The members of our board have decades of experience in a wide range of business activities. They combine to form an immensely strong leadership team that is focussed on the success of our brand, our network members, and our clients.
The founder and CEO, Peter Coyle, brings a wealth of experience across a number of industries, products and services. A senior business development and marketing professional, Peter has led and supported numerous campaigns in a variety of sectors, including: defence, central and local government, transport, infrastructure and renewable energy.
An outstanding track-record in bid support, where Peter provides strategic direction, process management, review and authoring. Served the UK Board of the Association of Proposal Management Professionals as its Professional Development Director. Peter is one of the few independent AWARD evaluation tool specialists.
He served as a senior officer in the Royal Air Force before embarking on a career in business development in 1995. His career includes holding senior positions in Babcock International and Raytheon Systems Ltd. In both of these positions he was responsible for major contract acquisition and operation, including long term PPP/PFI contracts. Many of the projects worked on required a high level of security clearance.
A creative individual with excellent interpersonal skills, both in formal presentations and informal environments. He is accustomed to working at a senior level with multinational customers, consortium partners, and major legal and financial advisors.
When not working Peter can be found in the air, on the water or on the dance floor.
Chris has had a long association with the company, advising on many projects and acting as the firms accountant in its earlier years. More recently he brought his corporate finance and franchising skills to assist with the development of BiD Masters Network. Following its successful launch he continues to provide advice and guidance to the board as Chairman.
A Fellow of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in England and Wales (FCA), Chris worked in practice for 31 years until 2007, since then he has been acting as a consultant.
Hannah has been the company accountant for many years, not just counting the beans, but also providing sage advice and guidance. As CFO, she continues to provide financial wisdom to the board and across the entire BiD Masters Network.
Both a Chartered Accountant and Chartered Tax Advisor, she takes pride in not being stereotypical accountant, preferring to be viewed as a new breed within the profession with a fresh outlook and a passion for life, whilst maintaining respect for proven values – honesty, quality and service.
Her passion for life includes her young family and equestrian pursuits.
Dave has been working in operational delivery for over 20 years, often in very challenging environments. He is a stickler for robust processes, policies and procedures, which he ensures adherence to in a pragmatic way. He joined the board in 2020 to ensure consistency of delivery standards across the BiD Masters Network.
He is an expert trainer in Health and Safety, First Aid and Navigation. He also volunteers as a search leader for Suffolk Lowland Search and Rescue.