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The Bell Group

  • Alastair Bell Founder and Non-Executive Director

    Alastair Bell formed Bell Microsystems in 1996; becoming a Value Added Reseller in 1999 in the enterprise space delivering Sun, IBM and Cisco, alongside of its unique Asset and IT Lifecycle Management solutions to FTSE companies.

    Alastair stepped down from operational management after 16 years as MD in 2012 and today enjoys starting up companies and not playing golf.

  • Nick Petheram Chairman

    Nick Petheram serves as the Chairman of Bell integration, having been the CEO of Bell Integration for many years.  Nick is the Founder, Chairman and CEO of Nomia (formerly Bell Procurement Management) and brings extensive experience to his roles, leading procurement, and integration at Bell. Since assuming these positions in 2020 he has offered strategic support to Manpreet Gill the CEO of Bell integration, as Chairman and spent much of his time overseeing the procurement company.

    He has held Senior Management and Board level roles in many organisations including 2E2 leaving in 2011 Morse, ICL and Veritas Software.

  • Manpreet Gill Chief Executive Officer

    Manpreet is a qualified Chartered Accountant with over 20 years’ experience in the IT services sector. She joined Bell Integration as Finance Director in 2014 and assumed the role of CFO in 2019, before being appointed CEO in 2021.

    Reporting to the Chairman, Manpreet is responsible for the development and implementation of Bell’s strategic plan and vision, including its organisational growth, financial and sustainability objectives.

  • Lord Anthony St John Non-Executive Director

    Lord St John of Bletso is a Crossbench/Independent Member of the House of Lords. He was brought up in South Africa, where he qualified as a solicitor before completing his Masters in Shipping Law at London University. He worked for 15 years in the City with Merrill Lynch before becoming Managing director of Globix Europe, the 3rd largest data centre business at the time. He was on the Advisory Board of Silicon Valley Bank for 4 years.

    He is currently Chairman of Strand Hanson and Integrated Diagnostic Holdings plc and serves on the board of several public and private companies.

  • Alex Kennedy Human Resources Director

    As HR Director, Alex is focused on building organisational capability and capacity through talent, performance management and engagement. Alex has over 20 years’ HR leadership, multi-sector experience in technology, financial services, media and health. She has UK and international experience, and a track record in managing and facilitating organisational change. Alex promotes a collaborative, consultative, open and straightforward style of working.

  • Robert Cain General Counsel

    Robert joined Bell in 2019 to take on the role of General Counsel and is responsible for global legal, governance and compliance functions.

    Robert has more than 25 years’ legal experience in corporate and commercial transactions and disputes advising the smallest to the largest companies across the private and public sectors. His prior experiences include running his own law practice for 8 years and several years in Non – Exec Director, Company Secretary and General Counsel roles. Robert was also Chair of Bingo Express.