(Bobby) Balvinder Singh Bhakar
Founder, CTO & Director
Bobby has always been aware of innovative technology gaps and opportunities that appear in the marketplace. He has vast experience in e-commerce specialising in pricing and trading platform systems as well as product development.
A ‘savvy’ born-and-bred East Londoner, Bobby has always been aware of gaps and opportunities that appear in the market place especially in e commerce
After graduating from the University of Reading with a BSc in Economics & Econometrics, Bobby became a Eurobond Trader in the capital markets working for PaineWebber International; a Senior Credit Derivatives Trader in international financial derivatives at Societe Generale; and Head of European Index Trading at BGC Partners LP, BGC Partners (London). Aside from POP he is Managing Director and Chairman of his own property management company covering all aspect of property sales, letting and construction.
He spends what little time he has left with his two sons and daughter – who are the only three things that tire him out!
Bobby is one of the original founders of the project – along with Nino Judge and Graham Howat – and has worked pro bono on the project to make it a reality.
Other members of the team:
Senior Adviser (Consultant)
Charlie started at Ryanair in 1986 when it was just a start-up operation. In fact, he sold the airline's very first ticket! As Director of Ground Operations, he left in 2002. He then ran the Tiger Airways joint venture in South East Asia with SIA. He was invited to join Webjet, a struggling Brazilian airline at the start of 2010 before an Industry Sale to Gol in 2011.
Chief Executive and Founder
An Aeronautical Engineer with a diverse career path as British Army Officer, Bond trader/broker and Formula 1 Team Owner, Nino brings the vision, passion, leadership and management experience to the flypop team