Our Team

Along with 50 robots, Q-Bot employs 50 humans at a headquarters in London and offices in Newcastle. The highly-experienced multidisciplinary engineering and research team has a unique blend of robotics, digital and building experience.

Q-Bot was founded in 2012 by Tom Lipinski and Professor Peter Childs, whose entrepreneurial track record includes the commercialisation of innovative technologies as well as previous successful exits.

If you would like to develop new cutting-edge technology and help bring the next big innovation to market, then find out more about our current vacancies here.

In the meantime, meet some of our amazing team members. 



Elodie Soler – User Researcher and Designer
Elodie Soler

Design Manager – MA, MSc – Elodie is good at listening to people and capturing key insights. She loves post-its and dislikes imbalance.

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Finance Assistant – BSc – Vanessa likes to process loads of invoices, help other colleagues and complete accounting processes to help create correct financial records. She dislikes getting things wrong but welcomes this as a learning curve!” 

John Dempsey
John Wilson

Head of Robotic Maintenance North – John enjoys working on the robots to solve issues with a chance to learn something new while completing installs with a high standard of work. John dislikes not being busy.