Meet the Team

Experienced, well connected, on a mission.

Alex Lawrence-Berkeley, CEO of Level Five Suplies

Alex Lawrence-Berkeley

Founder & CEO

Alex is the founder and CEO of Level Five Supplies. He co-created Self-Driving Track Days, the world’s first autonomous test track and training events, and supported the development of AutoSens, the world’s leading automotive perception technology conference. A former media professional, Alex spent more than a decade working in TV, including five years at the BBC where we contributed to Webby and Emmy award-winning projects. He’s been a board member in several organisations in the transport, charitable and private sectors, enjoys playing cricket for his home town of Frome and plays county-level Badminton.

José María de Agustín del Burgo

José María de Agustín del Burgo, PhD

Senior Business Development Manager – Spain

Spain-based BDM, Jose joined Level Five in May 2021 while finishing his PhD in ‘Electronics applied to medicine’. He previously studied a degree in Automation Engineering and Robotics, followed by a Master’s Degree in Industrial Design. With a technical background in electronics, artificial vision, robotics, and sensors, Jose spent eight years working in automation, before moving into sales where he was able to apply his technical knowledge.

Outside of work, Jose is a DIY enthusiast and always has an ongoing project. He is also passionate about music, diving, skating, and cycling.

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Flavien David

Sales Engineer

Flavien joined us as an intern in November 2019. Fresh out of university, he has an HND in Instrumentation & Measurement, a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Vision and two Postgraduate Certificates in Computer Vision and Robotics, Autonomous & Interactive Systems. Talk to him about technology, trekking and travel. 

sarah lawrence

Sarah Lawrence

Operations Manager

Sarah is our bright and brilliant Operations Manager, who has successfully restructured our Quality Management System for ISO 9001:2015 accreditation. With an educational background in Economics, Psychology, Law and Criminology, she previously ran a Lettings and Property Management company in Reigate, Surrey. When she isn’t studying or lost in a galaxy far, far away, Sarah is a self-proclaimed cat whisperer and connoisseur of French wine.

Jon Hall Level Five Supplies

Jon Hall

Marketing Manager

An experienced marketing professional with significant experience in events, professional sport and the third sector, Jon joined the Level Five team in January 2020. With responsibility for outbound marketing and communications including digital and social media, press and PR, and internal comms, Jon brings passion, creativity and an enviable collection of Batman comics to the business.

Jon Rivers Level Five Supplies

Jon Rivers

Lead Engineer

Born in Cornwall, Jon joined the army when he was 17 where he fixed and maintained weapons systems. During his 10 year career, he managed a workshop and was involved in deployments across the world. After leaving the forces, Jon started a new role setting up and testing driving robots and vulnerable road user platforms with a world-leading specialist in automotive test systems. When not working on complex customer projects or integrated products, Jon enjoys walks with his family, marine fishing, coral keeping and game development.

Joel Pallent.  Robotics Engineer at Level Five Supplies

Joel Pallent

Robotics Engineer

After attaining a master’s degree in Robotic Engineering and gaining considerable practical experience working on numerous robotics projects involving autonomous navigation, Joel joined the Level Five team in June 2022 as Robotics Engineer.  

Away from the office, he thrives on learning new skills, reading, 3D design, 3D printing and tinkering away on DIY projects.

Our support team

Level Five’s core team couldn’t function without our fantastic colleagues at other group offices, including our Finance team (Dr Tumi Balogun, Ram and Bhavesh), IT support (Ian) and board members (Shalin and Ishan).

Experienced, well connected, on a mission.

Alex Lawrence-Berkeley, CEO of Level Five Suplies

Alex Lawrence-Berkeley

Founder & CEO

Alex is the founder and CEO of Level Five Supplies. He co-created Self-Driving Track Days, the world’s first autonomous test track and training events, and supported the development of AutoSens, the world’s leading automotive perception technology conference. A former media professional, Alex spent more than a decade working in TV, including five years at the BBC where we contributed to Webby and Emmy award-winning projects. He’s been a board member in several organisations in the transport, charitable and private sectors, enjoys playing cricket for his home town of Frome and plays county-level Badminton.

José María de Agustín del Burgo

José María de Agustín del Burgo, PhD

Senior Business Development Manager – Spain

Spain-based BDM, Jose joined Level Five in May 2021 while finishing his PhD in ‘Electronics applied to medicine’. He previously studied a degree in Automation Engineering and Robotics, followed by a Master’s Degree in Industrial Design. With a technical background in electronics, artificial vision, robotics, and sensors, Jose spent eight years working in automation, before moving into sales where he was able to apply his technical knowledge.

Outside of work, Jose is a DIY enthusiast and always has an ongoing project. He is also passionate about music, diving, skating, and cycling.

flavien david level five supplies

Flavien David

Sales Engineer

Flavien joined us as an intern in November 2019. Fresh out of university, he has an HND in Instrumentation & Measurement, a Bachelor’s Degree in Computer Vision and two Postgraduate Certificates in Computer Vision and Robotics, Autonomous & Interactive Systems. Talk to him about technology, trekking and travel. 

sarah lawrence

Sarah Lawrence

Operations Manager

Sarah is our bright and brilliant Operations Manager, who has successfully restructured our Quality Management System for ISO 9001:2015 accreditation. With an educational background in Economics, Psychology, Law and Criminology, she previously ran a Lettings and Property Management company in Reigate, Surrey. When she isn’t studying or lost in a galaxy far, far away, Sarah is a self-proclaimed cat whisperer and connoisseur of French wine.

Jon Hall Level Five Supplies

Jon Hall

Marketing Manager

An experienced marketing professional with significant experience in events, professional sport and the third sector, Jon joined the Level Five team in January 2020. With responsibility for outbound marketing and communications including digital and social media, press and PR, and internal comms, Jon brings passion, creativity and an enviable collection of Batman comics to the business.

Jon Rivers Level Five Supplies

Jon Rivers

Lead Engineer

Born in Cornwall, Jon joined the army when he was 17 where he fixed and maintained weapons systems. During his 10 year career, he managed a workshop and was involved in deployments across the world. After leaving the forces, Jon started a new role setting up and testing driving robots and vulnerable road user platforms with a world-leading specialist in automotive test systems. When not working on complex customer projects or integrated products, Jon enjoys walks with his family, marine fishing, coral keeping and game development.

Joel Pallent.  Robotics Engineer at Level Five Supplies

Joel Pallent

Robotics Engineer

After attaining a master’s degree in Robotic Engineering and gaining considerable practical experience working on numerous robotics projects involving autonomous navigation, Joel joined the Level Five team in June 2022 as Robotics Engineer.  

Away from the office, he thrives on learning new skills, reading, 3D design, 3D printing and tinkering away on DIY projects.

Our support team

Level Five’s core team couldn’t function without our fantastic colleagues at other group offices, including our Finance team (Dr Tumi Balogun, Ram and Bhavesh), IT support (Ian) and board members (Shalin and Ishan).