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Our Company

Our Vision

To be the Leading Supplier of Private Practice IPMS Solutions in the World.

Our Mission Statement

To Develop the most cutting edge IPMS in the world, supported by an amazing team who help to bring success to all our Clients.

Our Values

Our employees bring with them a wealth of knowledge and expertise. And to utilise these effectively, our overall approach is based on a distinct set of values which we believe stand us apart from many large businesses. The values listed below guide all of our relationships - with our customers, our suppliers, our communities, and among ourselves.

Fairness in all that we do

Respect in all of our actions

Innovation in all that we create

Commitment to all people

Humility in all our relationships

Our Culture

Our success as a business depends on the success of our people. Therefore, our collective team spirit, enthusiasm, innovation, and energy serve as the basis for what makes us successful. It truly is all about the people at Work AnyWare. We are a Servant-Leader company and we work as one team in delivering outstanding value for our clients.

We have a culture where success is celebrated, no matter how big or small. We trust each other and value honesty and openness in our working relationships.

More generally we recognise that our employees have commitments away from the workplace and encourage working patterns that balance home life and career. We also aim to attract and maintain a diverse employee base with a wide variety of individual characteristics, perspectives and experiences in every part of our business.

The Founders


  • Equinox Is Born

    Work AnyWare is founded by Justin Gallagher and Charlie Foote

    Equinox IP management software

  • New Recruits

    The team starts to grow as Tom Parish and Sam Nicholson are employed

  • New Office Space

    Work AnyWare move in to their brand new offices in Headingley, Leeds

  • Growth

    The Equinox team grows from 3 staff to 10 staff in the space of a year

  • Equinox Enterprise

    Development starts on Equinox Enterprise - A system designed for large IP firms worldwide

  • London Conference

    The first Equinox London Conference is launched with over 40 delegates in attendance

  • Growing Team

    The team grows to 13 members of staff

  • Office Building

    Work AnyWare move in to their own dedicated office building in Headingley, Leeds

  • Social Space

    Newly refurbished social space is completed in the new office

  • Growing Team

    Team grows to 21 members

Justin Gallagher

Justin Gallagher

Executive Chairman

Justin has a BEng and an MSc in Mechanical Engineering, and PhD in Robotics and is also a qualified patent administrator.

Justin is responsible for leading the development and execution of Work AnyWare’s vision and strategy. Along with managing the effective financial analysis and allocation of resources, Justin is also responsible for the effective execution of corporate responsibility.

Justin lived and worked for over four years in Japan as a system designer and speaks reasonable Japanese. In his spare time Justin enjoys training in the martial art of Shodokan Aikido, in which he holds a 4th Dan black belt and has competed nationally and internationally. He also enjoys playing the guitar, ukulele and trombone.

Charlie Foote

Charlie Foote

Charlie has an MA from Cambridge University.

After university he trained as a computer programmer and systems analyst and worked in a number of top IT companies. He has spent many years designing computer systems and in particular has designed four case management systems. Charlie has also founded a number of business including founding one of the UK's largest firms of Patent Attorneys.

Charlie is interested in the progress of Equinox and helping to build it into the practice management product of choice for IP firms of all types and size, throughout the world.

Outside of work Charlie enjoys cycle touring, city breaks in Europe and involvement with his expanding family.