Director, Tech North
Richard Gregory was appointed the director of Tech North in July 2016 and leads the organisation in its drive to shine a light on and accelerate the growth of the thriving digital tech scene in the North of England. Tech North runs a series of programmes and activities to support its Northern tech communities, including Northern Stars and Founders’ Network.
Richard is perhaps best known for the 12 years he spent building up Latitude Digital Marketing where he served as COO for 10 years and two years as the MD. He also co-founded the Search, Analytics & Social Conference (SAScon) that recently held its seventh annual event at Manchester Metropolitan University. Richard was elected to the Manchester Digital Council in 2015 and is chairman of Liverpool-based tech startup Ruler Analytics.