Paul Thomas from Experian joins Newgrove to bolster growth ambitions

Paul Thomas from Experian joins Newgrove to bolster growth ambitions.

LONDON—Newgrove Limited the geospatial technology company is excited to announce today the appointment of Paul Thomas to the leadership team, taking up the role of Sales Director with responsibility for all outgoing business development and marketing activity of Periscope®, the cloud-based location intelligence platform.

Paul joins Newgrove following over 20 years at Experian working with geospatial technology and data. Paul has extensive experience in delivering new and ground-breaking geospatial solutions across diverse marketplaces such as retail, grocery, gaming, leisure, financial services, and telcos. With a wide network of contacts across the industry, Paul has worked across multiple markets in the UK, US, Europe, and Asia. Paul will add experience, knowledge, and connectivity to the Newgrove team as it continues to grow.

“We are absolutely delighted to welcome Paul to Newgrove,” said Matthew Diamond Chief Executive Officer of Newgrove. “Our cloud-based geospatial platform Periscope® is used by wide a range of retailers and leisure operators in the UK and overseas including Morrisons, Paddy Power, and the Post Office. We have exciting plans for the continued development of Periscope® and Paul’s experience will be a huge support as we push forward with our growth plans.”

Paul Thomas

“I can’t wait to get started,” said Paul Thomas. “I love working with spatial data and solving geographical problems for clients. The opportunity to come and work with the Newgrove team was too good to turn down. When the guys showed me their development plans for Periscope® I was massively impressed. I knew then that I wanted to be part of the Newgrove team helping clients make more effective location decisions.”


Paul’s appointment is effective 1st July 2021 and he is already meeting and demonstrating Periscope® to the next wave of Newgrove clients.

About Newgrove

Newgrove, established in 1992, is a dynamic, innovative technology company specialising in location intelligence software. We are proud to work with a host of well-known national and international brands, as well as Government agencies, the European Union and The United Nations. Our combined team has more than a century’s experience in geospatial software development.

Our aim is to assure ongoing strategic development for each of our clients using intuitive yet innovative location intelligence solutions.

We have been at the forefront of location intelligence for 25 years, enabling UK and European brands to make strategic decisions about their locations based on customer insight and local demographics.

Periscope® – our flagship product – is a complete location intelligence solution, and provides our clients with a whole new level of commercial insight, enabling them to make strategic decisions about their locations based on customer insight and local demographics.