Management Team

From left to right: Paul Carvell, Ian Dowie, Mark Bigley, Malcolm, Barrell, Michael Owen, Steve Stokes

Paul Carvell


Paul has over 30 years’ experience working for market leaders in the business services, transport and logistics sectors. He was previously CEO of Business Post (now UK Mail) and has held a number of roles in the industry working with major multi-national business services and manufacturing companies.

Michael Owen

Group CFO

Michael has held senior roles at Baker Tilly, Alliance & Leicester, Littlewoods Shop Direct Group, Stewart Group and Secured Mail. Michael is responsible for the company’s overall financial reporting and investor relations.

Mark Bigley

CEO Secured Mail

Founder of Secured Mail, in 2006, Mark is responsible for delivering the business plan and has successfully negotiated two venture capital fund raisings. Prior to Secured Mail, Mark was an intellectual property consultant dealing in international patent applications and licenced trade marks.

Steve Stokes

CEO CMS Network

Joined CMS Network in 2007. Previously founded Speedmail International which was subsequently sold to DHL in 2005. Other positions served include management roles at TNT and Parceline, now DPD.

Ian Dowie

CEO P2P Mailing

Ian founded P2P Mailing in 2008. He brings 38 years of industry experience, delivering value added B2B/B2C mail products/ solutions in large international settings. Ian was previously Managing Director and Director of International Products at Herald International and CMM respectively.

Malcolm Barrell

COO P2P Mailing

Malcolm joined P2P Mailing in 2014. He has 30 years of industry experience, and at P2P has overseen a change in the business model of company and trebling of the profits. Malcolm was previously Managing Director of bpost International UK Limited and Head of GlobalMatch.