About

Truly global

With millions of users globally and representation in 35 countries, Swivel Secure is part of the multinational Marr Group of companies, with a broad portfolio of interests including Technology, Oil exploration, Bio-technology, Property, Manufacturing and Telecoms.

Leader in innovation

The company holds over 20 global patents since its formation in 2001, with millions invested in R&D and product development.


Trusted by the best

Our security software is trusted by some of the world’s largest enterprises including major airlines, global logistics, mobile telecoms, governments, retailing, top law practices and banking and finance companies.

Award winning

Industry recognised solutions: most recents awards include SC Magazine Award Europe 2016 Winner - Best Multi-factor Solution and 2015 Cutting Edge Award in Multi-Factor Authentication Solutions from Cyber Defense magazine.

The Board

Janak Basnet - Non-Executive Director

Janak has over 15 years’ expertise in the wealth management industry. Having started his career with Barclays Wealth Management, he subsequently took on the opportunity to work as the Corporate Director for an Independent Trust Management Company where he was tasked with opening a family office in Hong Kong for high-net-worth clients. Janak was asked to head up a London based family office for several of his clients, and he returned to the Capital in 2002. Since then he has built the business and resides on the boards of various companies advising as to their international business strategy. In his board role for Swivel he oversees the interests of the shareholder in all matters.

Amit Pau - Non-Executive Director

Amit was Global MD of Vodafone’s Fortune 500 Business Unit and on the Board of Vodafone Spain. At Vodafone, he created Vodafone Global Product Management and Channel BU, generating over £1billion of revenue within 2 years. He was instrumental in creating strategic OEM partnerships for Vodafone with Dell, IBM, BMW and Hewlett Packard. Amit had a meteoric rise in business; by the age of 27 was running the billion dollar plus marketing and product development team at AT&T HQ in America. He was involved in 5 AIM IPOs and a number of trade sales, raising over £450m and mentoring the founders with respect to seven successful exits. Amit has also served on the board of twelve international companies listed on the Stock Exchanges in London, Madrid and Israel, plus boards of private companies in India, Norway, Belgium and the UK.

The Team

Adrian Jones - Sales & Marketing Director

Adrian Jones, WW Sales and Marketing Director, has nearly 30 years’ experience in the IT industry. As a serial entrepreneur he has worked in the Security, Ecommerce and Media sectors, building businesses through start-up, growth and exit phases. Prior to Swivel he ran his own company advising IT industry companies on their sales and marketing effectiveness, enabling business development via practical, strategic, tactical and operational advice. His channel expertise is recognised across the industry and his engineering background motivates his keen interest in usage of technology to realise shareholder value.

Sarah McNicol- Regional Director UK & Eire

Sarah has the UK IT Channel in her DNA. With over 20 years’ experience working for major distributors as well as technology vendors she has acquired invaluable industry knowledge from all parts of the business supply chain. Sarah joined Swivel Secure in 2003 having been attracted by the challenge of bringing a brand new, market disruptive technology to the channel and has remained to see her instincts rewarded as Swivel has become established as a leading Authentication Solutions Provider.

Alex Rocha– Regional Director SEALA

Alex joined Swivel in 2008 and drives operations across Southern Europe, Africa and Latin America. Prior to working with Swivel Secure, Alex held various positions within agap2 including Director and Business Manager. Here he focused on consulting work enabling clients to formulate and implement enterprise wide strategic initiatives. Alex also gained sales and consulting expertise at roles held at Novabase SGPS and Venture Technologies. Alex graduated with Degree in Computer Engineering from Instituto Superior Técnico in Portugal and since entering the industry, he has won a number of awards including the ICEP Award for Outstanding Professional in 2007 and the Enterprise Professional Services Salesperson of the Year in 2005.

Bernd Auer– Regional Director Central and Northern Europe

Bernd has a Master’s in Economics from Munich's Ludwig-Maximilians-University. He started his professional sales career in the 1990’s at Xerox as the Product Business Manager Germany in Production Printing Systems. In direct and channel-sales-oriented positions as Director of Sales & Business Development for Europe and EMEA, he was active for Nuance, Vision Solutions and Aladdin/SafeNet (now Gemalto). In 2012, he took over the role as the Regional Director Central Europe for the Information Security Forum (ISF), a not-for-profit organisation and the world's leading authority on information risk management where he stayed for 4 years before joining taking on his current role with Swivel Secure.

Carl Singler – Finance Director

Carl has worked in Finance for 14 years, predominantly within multinational organizations. While working as the Accountant at LUKoil Europe Holdings Limited he assisted the Group Financial Controller in preparing the Group US GAAP reporting before moving to the Marr Group. Carl’s experience with the Marr Group and before that LUKoil has provided him with a wealth of experience in consolidating and preparing reports and accounts and presenting them to management and shareholders. While working as Financial Controller for Marr Group—Swivel Secure parent—he worked closely with the Swivel Secure management team; and when the opportunity came to join the team he immediately seized it. Carl has a degree in Accountancy & Finance from the University of Glamorgan.

Rob Allen – World Wide Pre-Sales Manager

Rob has worked in IT for over 20 years. He started his career in IT support, maintaining an IBM Unix system for a large electrical wholesaler in London where he made the natural progression into support for installations and pre-sales. Before joining Swivel, he worked for Infor as a EAM Application Consultant. Rob has been with Swivel Secure since 2008, joining as the UK Pre-Sales Manager, before being promoted to World Wide Pre-Sales Manager. In his current role, he utilises his wealth of knowledge gained from working closely with customers, partners as well as our sales and technical teams to help develop and build the Swivel Secure solution.

Press Releases

Swivel Secure Launches Swivel Cloud

The IT Security Risk Assessment: The Elephant in the Boardroom

Swivel Secure Continues Successful Global Growth

The Pursuit of ‘Frictionless Authentication’ Leaves Corporate Networks Vulnerable to Cyber Attack

Swivel Secure launches OneTouch Authentication

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