Management

The management team at Gresham has many decades of experience working in the FinTech sector

Management
Ian Manocha

Ian Manocha

Chief Executive Officer

Ian was appointed CEO in June 2015. Prior to joining Gresham, he worked for SAS as Vice President, Business Units, EMEA & AP and was Chairman of Memex Technology Ltd. Ian’s early career was with ICL and Unisys, and he has over 25 years’ experience in the business technology sector working with global financial institutions and corporates. He has worked extensively with many of the world’s leading financial institutions and has been successful in growing companies to significant scale. Ian has a BSc honours degree in Civil Engineering from Southampton University.

Neil Vernon - Chief Technology Officer

Neil Vernon

Chief Technology Officer

Neil oversees the management and development of the Clareti platform and solutions at Gresham’s Innovation Labs in Bristol.  He has a long history in development management and bringing enterprise-grade solutions to market, specialising in wholesale financial services software. Prior to joining Gresham, Neil worked for some of the industry’s largest organisations, developing leading-edge finance solutions.  He has developed and taken to market a combination of business activity monitoring and complex event processing products, and led product implementations at HvB, JP Morgan, ABN AMRO and Lehman Brothers.

Rob Grubb - Executive Director and Chief Financial Officer

Rob Grubb

Chief Financial Officer

Rob was appointed CFO in 2011 having previously joined Gresham as Group Financial Controller in 2009. He qualified as a Chartered Accountant with Ernst & Young and has acquired substantial experience in assurance and strategic financial planning, as well as strong listed company experience. Rob previously held roles with Ernst & Young and Lucite International, and is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants of Scotland.

Bill Blythe - Global Business Development Director

Bill Blythe

Global Business Development Director

Bill joined Gresham in 2012 to lead the global sales and marketing divisions for Clareti, Gresham’s enterprise data integrity platform. During this period there has been significant growth in the Clareti revenue and client base. With more than 18 years’ experience in the financial technology sector, Bill was previously at SmartStream Technologies where he held the role of Managing Director for North America and the UK. Prior to working for SmartStream Technologies, Bill held sales and technology positions at Singularity, Mercator Software (formally Braid Systems) and Misys.

Jonathan Cathie - General Counsel & Company Secretary

Jonathan Cathie

General Counsel & Company Secretary

Jonathan joined Gresham as General Counsel in 2013 and was appointed Company Secretary in March 2014.  He oversees the group’s legal affairs and is also responsible for the company secretarial function.  Previous to Gresham, Jonathan worked as a private practice M&A lawyer specialising in the technology sector.  Jonathan is a qualified solicitor admitted in England & Wales.  He holds an undergraduate degree in Computer Engineering (Masters) and postgraduate qualifications in law.

David Eagan

Global Director, Customer Success and Service Delivery

David joined Gresham in August 2016 from Lexmark Enterprise Software where he held senior international roles in professional services and customer success. Following a degree in business at the University of Kansas he spent his early career in the United States with Accenture delivering large scale projects. He went on to co-found a startup software business before joining Perceptive Software, now part of Lexmark Enterprise Software, to lead International service delivery.  David is responsible for all professional services, cloud delivery and customer support operations globally.

Ginette Lacroix - Global Marketing Director

Ginette Lacroix

Global Marketing Director

Ginette joined Gresham in January 2014 to leads the firm’s global marketing efforts for the Clareti platform and solutions. Ginette has 18 years of B2B marketing experience in the financial technology sector. She came to Gresham from Monitise, where she held the role of Vice President Adoption for mobile banking apps globally. Prior to that, she ran European lead-generation programmes for SmartStream Technologies, Metastorm and Mercator Software.

Kevin Miller - Director, Global Support Services

Kevin Miller

Global Support Services Director

Kevin joined Gresham in December 2011 to lead the EMEA support function. His role was expanded in 2013 to include all Clareti and customer support worldwide. Kevin has worked in the support business for 13 years having previously worked for ADP and Fujitsu Services as part of the Post Office Account team.

Tom Olsson - Managing Director APAC

Tom Olsson

Managing Director Asia Pacific

Tom joined Gresham in 2003 and was appointed Managing Director for Asia Pacific in 2009. Tom has overseen the expansion from just one office in Sydney to new offices in Kuala Lumpur, Singapore and Melbourne. Before joining Gresham, Tom founded his own web technology business which was sold to an Australian dot com in 1999. He was subsequently a Business Manager for SMS Management & Technology. Tom has an MBA from the Australian Graduate School of Management.