Our team

Founded by Neil Stewart, Helixion has been built upon his belief that a business is only as good as its people.

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Neil’s legacy to the business is the great team he put together which continues to grow and deliver the best of breed expertise for which we have become known. By blending world-leading mobile solutions and expertise – it creates the perfect mix for a successful contactless mobile solution.

Sue Balatoni – Managing Director

Sue BalatoniThe business is led by Sue Balatoni. Sue joined the company in 2004 and has always been responsible for organising the business and its staff. She manages the business on a day to day basis and is involved in all aspects of its continued success.

Steve Harkins – Technical Director

Steve Harkins Our strong engineering team is led by Steve Harkins. Steve has a wealth of software development experience gained over 30 plus years working both in the UK and overseas. He joined the company back in 2003 and since then has led Helixion’s product development. Steve has been responsible for building a pool of world-leading expertise in Secure Element technology, HCE payments and the state-of-the-art mobile phone application platforms which are now Helixion’s flagship products.