Our Team

Over the last 10 years we have carefully curated our team

With our team based in London, South Africa, New Zealand and North America we have someone close to you whenever you need it.

Mikkel Dissing

Founder & Co Chief Executive Officer

Mikkel Dissing is the CEO & founder of PanicGuard and as such responsible for the overall direction of the company. Mikkel has more than 14 years experience in TMT (Technology, Media and Telecom) and early stage Venture as a founder of several high growth technology companies.

Alastair Coutts

Co-CEO & Head of Revenue

Alastair is an experienced commercial leader with a 25 year track-record for scaling disruptive platform and investment banking businesses across multiple countries. As part of the European leadership team at Gerson Lehrman Group (GLG) he drove its expansion as the market-leader in its industry and previously had spent 10 years at Merrill Lynch working from their London and Sydney offices. Alastair focuses on maximising the commercial potential of growth businesses with an emphasis on large B2B relationships supported by comprehensive operations. At PanicGuard, he co-manages the overall direction of the business and oversees the revenue generation for the company.

Lawrence Corbett

Chief Operations Officer

Lawrence is a highly commercial COO with extensive international corporate experience, including many years within Virgin Group where he worked in senior management teams and as board director for several portfolio businesses. Lawrence specialises in the continuous improvement and growth of companies, including establishing operations in new territories and securing finance. As COO of PanicGuard, Lawrence’s focus is to grow and scale the business.

Michael McFall

Commercial Director

Michael is a corporate and commercial lawyer with over 25 years’ experience in UK and global business. Having worked in-house with a leading UK plc, he then worked as a partner in successive US law firms, specialising in venture capital and private equity technology transactions, alongside clients such as Deutsche Bank, Intel Capital, Orange Ventures, Motorola Ventures and Cisco.

Kevin Barton

Chief Technology Officer

Kevin has a wealth of experience in providing high-performance digital solutions and system integrations as well as innovative creative design and hardworking online marketing.

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