Ed Bussey appointed Director

1 February 2023
3 min Read
Luke Gardner

Cheltenham based cybersecurity consultants and software development company Red Maple Technologies, have appointed Ed Bussey as a Director to lead the growth and product go to market strategy.

Founded in 2018 by ex-government and defence engineers, Red Maple Technologies has gone from strength to strength, evolving from a strictly cybersecurity consultancy to include the development of a range of cybersecurity SaaS products. Their latest product FractalScan Surface, was used to help Which? test a range of consumer brands cybersecurity posture.

Ed joins the company at an exciting time and brings with him a wealth of knowledge and experience scaling software products internationally that will help drive Red Maple Technologies to the next level of growth.

Ed started his career in the military where he served operationally for 14 years with the UK government around the world in the national security and counter terrorism field. After his service Ed continued his career as a serial entrepreneur successfully launching, scaling & exiting 3 venture capital-based technology businesses.

Having won UK Entrepreneur of the Year in 2015 and the Heropreneur of the Year for the most successful UK military veteran entrepreneur in 2019, the awards and success speak for themselves.

The appointment of Ed signals the next stage of development for Red Maple Technologies as they look to expand their suite of SaaS products.

Rob Stemp, CEO of Red Maple Technologies commented: “Having someone of Ed’s calibre join the business as a Director and help us in the next phase of the business to build the sales, digital marketing and go to market strategy is fantastic. In B2B SaaS sales Ed is an expert having three successful business exits behind him and able to help steer Red Maple Technologies on a path of high growth and value. I am super excited to start working closely with Ed to maximise the investment we have had to build Red Maple Technologies into a successful product and professional services business.”

Ed said: “I look for mission-driven founding teams building market-leading technology products to join as a “force-multiplier” - the Red Maple Technologies team is best in class and the cybersecurity products they’re developing promise to fundamentally change the cyber security market. For me, the opportunity to join them and leverage my 20+ years of growing digital and technology products globally - and my national security experience - is a really exciting fit.”

Red Maple Technologies

Red Maple Technologies is a cybersecurity consultancy that uses its knowledge and expertise to develop innovative and cutting-edge cybersecurity products that help keep people safe online.

Founded in 2018 by ex-defence and intelligence engineers with over 4 decades of experience, they empower their teams to look for innovative solutions to common cybersecurity challenges. This ethos led to the development of FractalScan Surface their industry leading attack surface management platform.

Located in Cheltenham England, with a London based team their location and expertise perfectly positions them to handle a variety of cybersecurity challenges.

Finalists in the Department for Digital, Culture, Media & Sport - UK’s Most Innovative Cyber SME 2022.

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About Luke Gardner
Luke is a digital Marketing professional with experience in design, video, content creation and copywriting. Luke has been in the IT industry for nearly a decade so is well versed in the problems facing the market. At Red Maple Technologies he delivers all our marketing efforts.