Our People

      With expertise spanning many years and numerous industries, our trusted leadership team is responsible for growing DCX, with a relentless goal of delivering better customer experiences, generating value, and increasing revenue for our clients all around the world.

      James Goldhill
      JAMES GOLDHILL
      CEO
      As CEO, James brings a wealth of experience and expertise in solving digital and marketing transformation challenges for B2B, B2C, Public, and Private sector organisations. He combines rigour (from KPMG Consulting) and creativity (from the Engine Group) to deliver game-changing performance gains for our client's businesses. James is passionate about people and is intent on making DCX a fantastic place to work and grow.
      Matt Conner
      MATT CONNER
      Chief Growth Officer
      With a career built in the UK's dominant integrated, digital, and customer experience agencies, Matt brings big-picture thinking to business challenges. His work across multiple sectors has won awards for creativity and effectiveness. Matt leads our business development and marketing teams.
      Stephen Lester
      STEPHEN LESTER
      MD - Marketing Activation
      Stephen's aptitude in harnessing technology to deliver practical solutions means he is the perfect person to lead our Marketing Activation practice. Solutions orientated with a can-do attitude, Steve has held leadership roles across the Paragon Group, driving client success from data-driven capabilities.
      Peter  Paterson
      PETER PATERSON
      MD - Products and Platforms
      After spearheading the adoption of digital in the telecommunications industry, Pete has been leading digital transformation programmes for global brands since returning to the UK from Australia. Pete leads our products and platform capabilities, driving the delivery of sector-leading digital experiences.
      Keith Nation
      KEITH NATION
      Chief Technology Officer
      As a digital native throughout his career, Keith has led digital infrastructure programmes across businesses in the public and private sectors. With the last 12 years spent building the highly successful agency ORM, Keith now leads our technology strategy, ensuring we are providing the most powerful platform solutions to our clients.
      Mike Lifford
      MIKE LIFFORD
      Chief Financial Officer
      Mike takes ownership of our financial rigor, something his early years in global audit firm PWC set him up well for. Now a veteran of running digital businesses under both public and private ownership, Mike ensures we are commercially aligned with our clients for mutual success.
      our story

      Our story

      Part of the Paragon group of companies, we exist to offer brands a versatile partner to tackle complex business, marketing, and digital challenges.

      We provide strategy and consultancy, imagine and build digital products, collect and analyse data, and craft impactful creative and communications that change customer behaviour.