Encoded is a

Level 1 PCI DSS payment service provider
Long-term consultative partner
Provider of secure contact centre payment solutions

Encoded is a

Level 1 PCI DSS payment service provider
Long-term consultative partner
Provider of secure contact centre payment solutions

The Faces Behind the Names

Working for CX success.

Robert Crutchington

– Managing Director, Encoded Ltd


Robert Crutchington was one of the founders of Encoded and today is responsible for business strategy, direction and growth of the company. A published author on the subject of card data security he is passionate about the payments industry. Rob has a longstanding knowledge of communication technology having begun his career as a system engineer specialising in ATM protocols combining audio, data and video. He is considered one of the premier voices in the world of payments.

Adam Bromage-Hughes

– Technical Director, Encoded Ltd


Adam Bromage-Hughes is Technical Director at Encoded. He is a pivotal part of the company’s product strategy. Adam works closely with customers to provide secure, compliant and effective payment solutions. Adam is a brilliant trouble shooter and enjoys a challenge. His love of technology never wanes and started with programming games in his early teens. He is an essential part of Encoded’s and our customers’ success.

Mike Owen

– Chairman, Encoded Ltd


Mike’s inspirational leadership is integral to driving the culture and direction of Encoded. His role is to ensure an exceptional level of innovation is combined with meeting corporate and operational goals. Mike spent most of his career in the automotive industry and believes that exceptional customer service is the route to business success. He is committed to ensuring a happy team and happy customers at Encoded.

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“Encoded is a dream to work with. They are efficient, reliable and totally professional with highly flexible technology to match. Always open to new ideas, they truly listen to what we want and go the extra mile to achieve it. That’s what makes them different and sets them apart from the competition.”

- Head of Customer Contact, Park Group.

“The people at Encoded blended well with our own team and understood our culture perfectly. They appreciated our requirement for a user-friendly solution that reflected Virgin’s own unique sense of style.”

- Operations Analyst, Virgin Holidays.

“Encoded has enabled us to build a truly round-the-clock operation without the need to increase our customer service headcount. To deal with the calls currently handled by IVR we estimate we would need to increase the existing number of agents by around 20%.”

- Managing Director, Green Star Energy.

About Encoded

Encoded is a leading Payment Service Provider and pioneer of new and innovative secure payment solutions for contact centres. Encoded offers a range of card payment solutions designed to help organisations comply with PCI DSS, GDPR and the newly introduced Strong Customer Authentication (SCA). Encoded’s products work with each other to allow your customers to pay by their preferred payment process in an easy and secure way.


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Head Office:
Encoded Ltd
Spectrum House
Beehive Ring Road
West Sussex
RH6 0LG.

Tel: 01293 229 700
Email: sales@encoded.co.uk

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