Established in 2003, Tarigo has built an enviable reputation for delivering high-quality training and consultancy solutions to product managers throughout Europe and the USA.
Our fresh approach to product management training has proven incredibly successful and our capability to adapt to clients’ training and consultancy needs has only helped to further this success.
Garry Avery – CEO & Consultant
Before founding Tarigo in 2003, director and trainer Garry Avery had gathered over a decade’s experience in product management. Roles included Product Marketing Manager at Hewlett Packard, where he was responsible for doubling annual revenues of the HP acceSS7 Surveillance product portfolio to over $50 million, and Product Director at Micromuse where he managed the core product management team with P&L responsibility for a revenue stream of over $100m.
David Abbott – Director of Training & Consultancy
David has worked on strategy and product management within technology companies ranging from £1m to £9bn in annual turnover. This includes roles within global businesses, such as Head of Product and Commercial Director, across multiple industries and product portfolios. David has worked on projects with Tarigo since 2009 in leading multiple, successful, product management turnarounds, implementations and development through to high performing expert teams.
David Pinches – Consultant & Trainer
David Pinches has worked for 30 years in the software and services sector and has over 20 years’ experience as a senior manager and director in product management, marketing and broader general management, commercial and technical roles. A self-confessed “Commercial Product Director”, David has experienced and successfully navigated many product management and marketing challenges, environments, cultures and organisational structures.
Deborah Myers – Director, Operations & Engagement
Deborah provides a highly professional and experienced office based service to our clients. Working across the training and consultancy team Deborah is focused on both marketing and ensuring clients receive an exceptional, prompt level of service. Previously Deborah has worked in multiple business functions and led significant teams across complex activities.
Jennifer Townend – Financial Controller
Jennifer works directly with our clients on all aspects of billing management, ensuring invoice detail is accurate and in line with our customers purchasing processes. With a background combining both financial and customer support roles Jennifer provides further office based project accounting support to Tarigo clients.
Simon Wardle – Consultant
Simon has over 25 years of experience in growing businesses through product management, marketing, sales and operations. Roles have included launching new products in the UK, Middle East, Africa and Asia. Over his career Simon has successfully worked in organisations such as: Hewlett Packard, Cable and Wireless, Bell South, ADP, CDK Global, a private equity backed turnaround and a venture capital backed wireless systems integrator start up.
Georgia Wick – Executive Assistant
Georgia is our brilliant Executive Assistant who contributes to our business in many ways from operational and logistical tasks through to creating some of our social media imagery. Georgia is part of our office based team which enables our directors, consultants and trainers to focus on exceptional delivery to our clients.
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