Derek Jones

Derek Jones

Non-executive chairman


Derek Jones launched Synaxon UK in 2008 and has steered the ship successfully ever since, firmly establishing it as the leading channel services group in the UK market. He continues to play a central leadership role, setting the strategic goals, budgets and planning within the UK business whilst becoming more involved with closer cooperation with the Synaxon Group in Europe.

With over three decades of business experience in the IT sector, Derek has a highly-tuned and deep understanding of how the UK channel works and is able to provide the insight and vision needed to ensure that both Synaxon UK and its member companies will continue to prosper in a constantly evolving market. In his spare time, Derek is an enthusiastic gardener and keeper of Japanese Koi Carp. He also enjoys the occasional round of golf.