VirtualFiles is part of the Ashgoal Group, which was founded in 1979 and one of the first technology companies in London.
The company has grown rapidly and is proud to have some of the biggest names in the insurance and legal markets amongst its client base.

The core values are providing solutions that deliver a competitive advantage over the competition and meeting all of your requirements, not just some.

Now located in the Leadenhall building, VirtualFiles looks to strengthen its expert team and forward to further growth.

Senior Team:
Nathan Lownds – CEO


With a strong background within the IT sector, Nathan has developed IT companies from the ground up with his wealth of experience. He has a professional work ethos, with extensive knowledge and skills in many areas of management and IT technology. Having overseen the expansion of the Ashgoal Group, it has become one of the market leaders in cloud technology and business critical applications. Nathan is proud to have built a state of the art cloud platform, which is used by worldwide companies.

Nathan’s position as Managing Director of Ashgoal, an award winning IT Solutions company, has provided VirtualFiles with both the infrastructure and knowledge to develop a solid platform to run its SaaS solution. Nathan is CEO and Co-Founder of VirtualFiles; a company delivering enterprise class services with a strong focus on the Insurance and Legal sectors, whose platform is home to some of the biggest global companies’ claims and incident reporting systems.


Daniel Bryk – CTO

Daniel Bryk is CTO of VirtualFiles and has a strong background in delivering enterprise software solutions, working for some of the biggest global companies as lead developer such as Sky, Auto Trader, APCOA parking and was instrumental in building Hiscox insurance platform.

Daniel also has a wealth of experience in the legal sector along with a wide range of technical skills  and a deep understanding of the complex. This in depth industry knowledge and experience of building global enterprise platforms have been fundamental in developing the VF platform and pushing the platform forward.


Danny Barker – CVO

Danny Barker is the co-founder of VirtualFiles, and oversees the corporate identity and marketing communications of the organisation. Danny has an extensive background with years of experience in web design and the creative industry, and is a successful and skilled web designer, offering unique creative solutions.

Danny’s role as Chief Visionary Officer within the company combines his knowledge and expertise in Information Technology, together with strategic marketing and design, to deliver the key messages for VirtualFiles; a global enterprise-wide solution, which is best in class.