Blue Lobster has a large and varied portfolio from working internationally with National Governments, the European Commission (FP7, Horizon 2020 etc), Education, Policy, NFP Organisations, and a diverse range of Industry Sectors.

The team consists of software developers, designers, illustrators and communicators with a wealth of experience across a wide range of sectors. Although the company is based in the UK, the team is diverse and spread around the world.

The company was established in 2007 and has won many awards since its establishment, including the 'Business Link Business Start up Award' and the 'Innovation & Skills Engaging Education Award'.

We are fun, professional, and reliable to work with. Our customers and their customer’s happiness are our primary goal.


Some of the industries we focus on:

  • Science
  • Education
  • Retail / e-commerce
  • Manufacturing
  • Security
  • Financial services
  • Travel & Hospitality
  • Healthcare
  • Energy

Our Leadership

Simon Keeble
Simon Keeble - Managing Director

Simon brings an abundance of knowledge and experience to the Blue Lobster team, having spent more than 30 years working within IT, with a strong background in physics and mathematics. Simon strives to manage the Blue Lobster team with drive, vision and commitment drawing on his experience in Software Engineering, Analysis and Project Management.

In his spare time, Simon is a scuba diver / instructor, outdoor enthusiast, paddleboarder and aspiring artist.


Kathryn Keeble
Kathryn Keeble PhD - Director

Kathryn has a PhD in marine science and considerable experience in marine ecosystem and oceanographic sciences. She leads the communication, scientific and research areas of the business and on a day to day basis takes care of managing the significant administrative work involved in running multiple projects and quality assurance processes.

In her spare time, Kathryn enjoys open-water swimming, cycling and running.


Jonny Goddard
Jonny Goddard MA PGCE - Tech Lead

Jonny has been working in software development for over 13 years, leading teams and inspiring colleagues, working in settings from agencies to SaaS start-ups and hospitality tech. Originally, a dramatically inclined creative with a sideline in teaching, Jonny is passionate about technology and is constantly looking for the next big thing.

In his spare time, Jonny enjoys canoeing and making short films.