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The Sherlock Taxi Solution Team is made up of many talented people, with vast knowledge and experience in the Taxi sector.

The team consists of over 200 employees based in the UK and Russia. With over 200 developers, it has successfully delivered large scale enterprise IT systems into a number of business sectors. The company works from London in the United Kingdom and Samara in the south-eastern part of European Russia.

Paul Lacey

Founder and Director

Paul Lacey is Co-Founder of Haulmont Technology and has close to a 20-year history within Addison Lee. In 2006 Paul was instrumental in creating Addison Lee’s unique auto Allocator and dispatch system which prompted his co-founding of Haulmont Technology in 2008. Haulmont Technology released the Sherlock Taxi Solution in 2012 as a sister product to Addison Lee’s Shamrock. Sherlock Taxi now provides for clients worldwide and focuses on the customer experience through world-leading technology. Haulmont Technology employs over 200 staff in the UK and Russia, as Managing Director, Paul leads all business units and company strategy.

Alex Zotkin

Founder and Director

Alex Zotkin is Co-Founder and Director of Haulmont Technology and has near 15 years’ experience in the technology sector. Alex is exceptionally experienced in team management, project management, and technical solutions. In 2001, after studying for six years at Samara AirSpace University majoring in applied math, Alex was a Tech Lead for I-SYS; a company who develop high-tech software, in 2004 he proceeded to Magenta Technology who provides real-time transport scheduling solutions. Shortly after in 2007, Alex became Deputy General Manager of Magenta. Alex and Paul Lacey met on the Addison Lee project in 2008 where they decided to launch Haulmont Technology. Alex manages multiple business units and oversees all projects within the Haulmont Russian office that employs over 175 staff members.

Mike Tobin

Business Unit Director

Mike Tobin joined the Sherlock Taxi Solution team in 2015 as the Business Unit Director. He has over 20 years’ experience in the taxi industry acting as the General Manager of Addison Lee, as well as Director of Operations and Managing Director of GreenTomatoCars. Mike heads the Sherlock Taxi Solution product overseeing all operations, sales, marketing, and strategy.

Dmitry Odobescu

Product Manager

Dmitry Odobescu joined the Sherlock Taxi Solution team in 2010 as the Head of Product Development. He has over 12 years’ experience in the software development industry as a software developer, team lead and project manager of various projects. Dmitry graduated from Samara State Aerospace University in 2005. He started his professional career in 2004 as a software developer and in a few years as a project manager at Mercury Development who provide custom app and software developments for a variety of platforms and industries. As part of the original Sherlock Taxi team, Dmitry heads the Sherlock Taxi Solution product in all terms of product development, delivery and support.