About Us

Meet the Team

James Swanston


James is the founder and CEO of Voyage Control, a technology business focused on making transport logistics more efficient, which is based in London. Before moving to the United Kingdom, he ran a number of small enterprises in wine, property and IT in Australia.

Darren Dredge

Implementation, Training & Support Manager

Darren has 35 years experience in the IT sector in the UK and Australia, half of those in distribution, brings knowledge of both technology and international logistics. UK born, he loves walking when it’s not raining - movies when it is!

Deborah White

Operations Director

Debs is our Operations Director overseeing Finance, HR, Recruitment and Customer Support.  Coming from a background of over 20 years in Legal and Exec Consulting, she helps to improve process and drives efficiency.  Based in the countryside in the UK, Debs likes to take her dogs for long walks and watch the F1 with her partner and daughter!

Brett Dufford

Sales & Account Manager

Born and raised in Miami, Brett comes to us with a dynamic background ranging from hotel operations at the Walt Disney Company, to working in Marketing and Sales within the South Florida region. His level of engagement and guidance in the industry lends itself to be a testament to his focus in keeping the client’s best interests in mind while delivering a solution that fits every need on the construction site.

Emily Armitage

Customer Success Manager

Emily is the Customer Success Manager for our range of event and facilities management clients across EMEA and North America. Emily is an event logistics specialist who joined Voyage Control from one of the UKs leading event venues. Based in London, loves to travel providing there's some local wine to sample!

Thanos Papadopoulos

Account Manager

Thanos is the Account Manager for our construction clients across the UK, EMEA and APAC. He has many years of client management and consulting experience in the US and the UK. He is also a professional musician and he enjoys hiking, traveling and watching movies.




Marketing, Customer Support



Operations, Sales, Management

Los Angeles


Account Management



Sales, Account Management

New York


Operations, Sales, Management


Sales, Account Management