Our Team

Connex Carrier Services is a small, but dedicated, team based in Staffordshire, England with a fresh, new approach to VoIP telecommunications. Please meet our team below.


Jonathan Hulme, BSc(HONS)

Managing Director

Jonathan is the motivation behind the company and is responsible for the technical advancement of ConnexCS. As a Computer Scientist, Programmer and Entrepreneur he is obsessed with technical implementations.

Throughout his life Jonathan has had an aptitude for technology and a passion for business, starting his first company at 14 building and repairing pcs until finally moving into the business sector after university.

Connex is the latest of his ventures.

Cate Wheatley, BSc(HONS)

Customer Services Manager

Cate learnt her customer service skills in both the public and private sector working in jobs as diverse as recycling and tourism. She lived and worked abroad for a few years and has language skills.

Cate loves helping people and has an irrepressible enthusiasm with a quirky sense of humour. She is a manager with the Scout Association in her spare time.


Rizwan Syed, BBM, Dip Computer Application

2nd Line Network Support Engineer

Rizwan studied for his Bachelor of Business Management (BBM) (2010) and at the same time also studied for his Diploma in Computer Applications (2008). Rizwan joined Digipigeon as Sales Manager. Within a few months he had been transferred to the newly created sister company of Connex Carrier Services as a 1st Line Network Support Engineer. Rizwan loves technology and there are not many problems with computers that he cannot fix

Smirti Sinha, BSECE

1st Line Network Support Engineer

Smirti gained her Bachelor of Science in Electronics and Communication Engineering in 2015. She became a NOC Engineer for Sawasdeeshop Organisation where she acquired experience on a live VoIP platform. Smirti joined ConnexCS in 2017 quickly becoming a valuable member of staff. She also added some glamour to the team as she has won both Miss Bhopal and Miss India showing that she has beauty as well as brains.


Ramu Nune, BSECE


Ramu completed his Diploma in Electronics & Communications Engineering in 2005 and went on to study for his Bachelor of Science in Electronics & Communications Engineering graduating in 2008. His software talents came to the attention of Jonathan, and Ramu was inducted into the Digipigeon family in 2014 before moving over to the sister company of ConnexCS in 2015. Ramu has a very curious mind – always wanting to know new things especially cultural differences.