Introducing Ito World
We provide high quality public transport data feeds in real-time – powering journey planners, navigation applications and other multi-modal mobility solutions relied on by millions of people each day. Our data delivers a better experience for travellers, making cities easier to navigate, less congested, cleaner and smarter.
We provide data visualisations that enable policy makers, planners, analysts, consultants and operators to extract value and meaning from complex movement data and communicate information and insights effectively to decision makers.
Our Management Team
With over 20 years’ experience delivering solutions in the geospatial industry, Johan’s vision is to enable the smarter movement of people by providing real-time transit data and visualisation software for journey planning. Before Ito World, he was a company director at Esri, the world’s leading provider of geospatial software.
CTO and Co-founder
Hal leads the development of Ito’s technology and growing team of innovative engineers and visualisation designers. Hal set up the computer graphics department at leading film effects company Jim Henson’s Creature Shop, where he pioneered real-time animation technologies used. Hal went on to co-found Ito to apply these techniques to real world problems.
Bringing a wealth of experience from data-driven digital markets, Dave’s fresh approach is leading Ito’s success. Working with major blue chip brands, he has recognised the huge potential for public and private organisations to transform and improve efficiency of our transport networks.
Vis Product Manager
James has over 15 years’ commercial experience defining, developing and delivering innovative market leading software within the transport and smart city industries. He is using this expertise and to shape and deliver Ito’s visualisation products. Ensuring they meet users’ needs and transform how movement data is viewed.
Mike brings a wealth of expertise in strategy, business planning and commercial operations to Ito World. Mike holds a BA from Bath University and an MBA from Vlerick Business School and has held director positions at many international blue chip companies within telecoms, media and finance.
Shane is one of the UK’s foremost technical experts in the world of transport data. Shane manages the full life cycle of Ito’s data products and ensures their deployment to clients’ satisfaction. He brings extensive experience of leading the technical development of real-time intelligent transport systems software, in use throughout Europe.
Since 2014 Martin has been providing finance director services as a consultant to Ito World. Martin qualified as a chartered accountant in 1992, spending 15 years with PwC in their Audit and Transaction Services departments in London and New York.
Our Board and Investors
Peter Miller – Director and Co-founder
Co-founder and director, Peter is a savvy computer scientist and entrepreneur. His interest in developing innovative technology solutions to the transport industry has driven Ito’s success. Peter’s vision is to have a world of real-time decision intelligence; one where data is integrated seamlessly into consumers’ decisions about transport choice and one where data and the insight from data, underpins transport planning and decision making.
Iceni Capital is a private equity partnership dedicated to investing in smaller and entrepreneurial UK companies with significant growth potential. Iceni is backed by J Leon Group, a large London-based family office with investments in a wide variety of sectors.
Iceni relishes the challenges associated with fast growing entrepreneurial businesses that offer high growth potential.
A founder of Landmark Information Group and formerly Trucost’s executive chairman, Christopher remains a non-executive director of Landmark, which was acquired by the Daily Mail and General Trust. Christopher is an independent investor with a portfolio of investments in a series of start-up and early stage companies. A Cambridge graduate, his early career was spent as a Reuters correspondent in Africa and Latin America.