Our Team

With a unique blend of expertise in technology, business strategy, and cognitive reasoning, the team at Rainbird Technologies has pushed decision technology to the frontiers of innovation.

Rainbird is committed to solving complex problems using cutting-edge technology-led solutions. We have not only revolutionized the decision-making process but have also provided businesses with the tools they need to make better, more informed decisions.

Through our relentless pursuit of excellence and ability to lead with clarity and purpose, the Rainbird team are game-changers in the world of decision technology.


James Duez

CEO, Co-Founder

James is a results-driven strategist, with nearly 30 years of experience building highly successful and disruptive tech companies. James is recognised as one of Grant Thornton’s “Faces of a Vibrant Economy” and a contributor to Forbes Technology Council. He has also been entrusted to advise state departments, including the UK Ministry of Defence and the US Department of Defense.

Ben Taylor

CTO, Co-Founder

Ben is the driving force behind the fusion of human expertise and automated decision-making. A former Adobe computer scientist and active member of the All-Party Parliamentary Group on Artificial Intelligence, Ben is passionate about solving complex challenges with innovative technologies. Before Rainbird, he led an award-winning team that revolutionised the motor insurance industry.

Johan Neethling

Chief Financial Officer

Johan is a financial strategy and planning specialist. With over 15 years of experience in finance and commerce at Acteon Group Ltd and BAT. Johan is an entrepreneur and co-founder of a pioneering clean-tech start-up. He holds a BSc in Business Management from the University of East Anglia and is a Fellow of the ICAEW and an associate member of the Chartered Institute of Taxation.



Our sales team are responsible for managing key accounts, delivering workshops to potential clients, and educating companies on how powerful Rainbird can be for their business.

Product & Marketing

Our product and marketing team are responsible for all of Rainbird’s marketing, business development, branding, communications and product development.

Delivery & Operations

The Rainbird delivery & operations team are responsible for onboarding new clients and helping them achieve their automation goals.


The Rainbird engineering team is the beating heart of our business, they look after technical updates to the platform, to ensure we are constantly improving our offering.