About

As language specialists, we focus on technology that can transform language learning.

Meet the team

Chief Executive Officer

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Ann Attridge
M.A(Hons), M.Litt, M.Ed, LTCL, PGDE

Ann Attridge Founding Director Klik2learn, is a Chartered Teacher with degrees in English, French, and Educational Management. She has over 20 years in education including the secondary, further and tertiary sectors. Nine years in ESOL teaching led to an M.Litt research degree in Applied Linguistics. In 2010 Ann was awarded a Royal Society of Edinburgh Enterprise Fellowship to set up Klik2learn.

Creative Director

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Mark Haldane
BA (Hons), MSc

With a background in animation and design, Mark Haldane has a love for visual storytelling. Mark utilises his skills to design and build visual, interactive learning tools within Klik2learn with an eye to making them fun, effective and most importantly, engaging. Mark is responsible for the visual style of Klik2learn courses on the Digital Learning Hub. This includes all visual content from static imagery to animation to fully-interactive media.

Chief Technology Officer


Martin Braithwaite

Martin is an experienced software engineer, specialising in web and app development. He also has a keen understanding of the importance of design and user experience as well as a wide knowledge of technical approaches and development platforms. Martin provides high level strategic and technical advice in addition to hands-on development and management of the development team.

Web Developers

Svetlozar Deskov

Svetlozar is a Strathclyde Univesity graduate and aspiring developer, who has always shown interest in and passion for web technologies and web development overall. His education and work experience have given him the opportunity to work on a variety of projects and with people from different backgrounds and cultures. Svetlozar has great attention to detail and methodical thinking, which he always incorporates when dealing with challenges.

Chairman

Nick Kuenssberg
OBE, DUniv, BA (Hons), FCIS, CCMI, FIoD, FRSA

Born and educated in Edinburgh, Oxford University and Manchester Business School. Currently non executive chairman, mentor and business angel, chairman mLED Ltd, Scott & Fyfe Ltd and Canmore Partnership Ltd and two DB pension schemes, honorary professor at the University of Glasgow and trustee, Pitlochry Festival Theatre.

Previously had an international business career where he was main board director Coats Viyella plc, managing director Dawson International plc, chairman Stoddard International plc, Iomart Group plc, GAP Group Ltd, Keronite PLC and Halls of Broxburn Ltd, chairman of the Glasgow School of Art, ScotlandIS, Scotland the Brand, IoD (Scotland) and Scottish Networks International, deputy chairman SEPA, non executive director Bank of Scotland (West), Standard Life, Scottish Power plc, Amino Technologies plc, chairman of Quality Assurance Agency Scotland, visiting professor Strathclyde University, external examiner Aberdeen Business School, trustee David Hume Institute and public interest member of Council, ICAS.

Head of Marketing

Alison McHugh
MA International Relations & Modern History (Hons), MSc Marketing

A leader in digital communications, Alison heads up the marketing and customer support functions at Klik2learn. With a background in business analytics from the telecommunications and software sectors, Alison has a keen interest in analytics and how technology can be a force for good.  During the pandemic, Alison has been working on projects with local governmental organisations to ensure delivery of digital ESOL provision in the community. Alison has a special interest in the provision of online learning for those most isolated in society.