Catherine Steele and Yash Varma are co-founders at spaarks. They're total opposites but their leadership styles complement each other beautifully.
Over the past 15 years, Catherine has grown the business to become a respected and trusted global voice for business-led technology consultancy. Spaarks operates in the UK and Australia serving an impressive client base. Prior to forming Spaarks, Catherine was responsible for Equities Research IT systems at JP Morgan-Cazenove and held positions with Aegon Asset Management, The Open University, Sopra Steria and Wood Mackenzie. She has a Masters Degree in IT, an Undergraduate Degree in Philosophy and now lives near Aberdeen with her husband and twin children.
Yash has over 25 years of technology consulting experience. Before founding spaarks Yash was a senior consultant with Capgemini & Platinum Technology. He has successfully delivered many projects with organisations such Philips, Deutsche Bank, Lloyds, Telstra, CBRE, EMC, Australian Government and has worked in Banking, Telecoms, IT, Corporate Real Estate & Government. Yash is married with 3 children, is always keen to try his hand at any sport and has a love of great food, wine and chillies!