About Us

Who we are, what matters to us and who we work with.

Who We Are

We are specialists in quality assurance for schools, further education and skills. We support senior leaders build a meaningful approach to self assessment and developing robust improvement plans to drive change for the benefit of your students and learners.

Added to this our technical specialists who bring a wealth of knowledge in creating online software with you and your team in mind. Our philosophy? Keep it simple.

What Matters to Us

We want to help to you to manage the best school, college or training provider you can possibly have and our values in support of this are:

  • INTEGRITY

    We exist to support improvements in the quality of our customer’s provision

  • WELL INFORMED

    We develop software and advise clients from a position of knowledge

  • CONNECTED

    We like to stay in touch with our customers and create connections between them

  • INNOVATIVE

    We constantly seek to enhance our software through customer feedback

  • TEAMWORK

    We value the different strengths of our team for the benefit of our customers

Team Leaders

Louise Doyle
Client Services Director
Louise has spent over fifteen years working in the education & training sector as a Director with a large UK college and as an experienced consultant supporting change programmes internationally. Louise is Director and founder of the award winning Bright Blue Training & Advisory. She works as both a School Governor and Trustee of a multi-academy trust.
Neil Donkin
Technical Director
Neil has been building software for over 25 years, including 15 years as a freelance consultant, where he worked for brand name clients such as Microsoft, Shell, British Airways, Tesco and the NHS.
Carole Loader
Quality Standards Director
Carole has extensive experience of Ofsted inspections having fulfilled her role as UK National Head of Skills (Quality and Compliance) for a large international organisation, before joining the Mesma board. Having worked for over twenty years in the world of further education, she is our quality assurance specialist, ensuring that Mesma is always at the forefront of providing software solutions that meet the needs of our clients.

Who We Work With

Here is a small selection of the organisations we work with:

How We Work