Our Team

Leadership Team

Mark Vivian

Mark Vivian

Chief Executive Officer

Mark is responsible for driving the business forward in line with our strategy, and for supporting and developing the team. He continues to be closely involved in servicing Claremont’s largest clients, and is passionate about delivery excellence and first class customer service.

Jonathan Stuart

Jonathan Stuart

Managed Services Director

Jonathan is Claremont’s Managed Services Director and is thus responsible for the development and delivery of our Oracle support and hosting services.

Carol Connolly

Carol Connolly

Head of Finance and HR

Carol is Claremont’s Group Finance & HR Manager. She is responsible for the accounting and audit functions for the group, and also looks after Human Resources.

John Cronshaw

John Cronshaw

Head of Operations

John is responsible for day-to-day operations of the business. This includes responsibility for maintaining company accreditations (e.g. ISO9001). In addition, John provides Service Management capability for some of Claremont larger service engagements, across the whole sphere of our services.

Idnan Modi

Idnan Modi

Head of Consulting

Experienced at operating at board level, Idnan is a hands on Head of Consulting with over 22 years’ experience in project and programme management of the full lifecycle delivery of Oracle E-Business transformation projects. He has managed numerous international projects, including in the UK, Western and Eastern Europe, the Middle East, the US and Southern Africa.

The Board

Richard MacInnes- Manby

Richard MacInnes- Manby

Chairman

Richard’s specific areas of expertise are Public Sector, CRM, Service and Lease Contracts with particular reference to Lease Accounting. He also has extensive experience in the conversion of legacy data into Oracle and was the functional architect for the Claremont Migration Framework.

Mark Vivian

Mark Vivian

Chief Executive Officer

Mark is responsible for driving the business forward in line with our strategy, and for supporting and developing the team. He continues to be closely involved in servicing Claremont’s largest clients, and is passionate about delivery excellence and first class customer service.

Jonathan

Jonathan

Managed Services Director

Jonathan is Claremont’s Managed Services Director and is thus responsible for the development and delivery of our Oracle support and hosting services.

Roly Miles

Roly Miles

Director

Roly is responsible for driving new and innovative solutions within Asset Lifecycle Management. This area incorporates Property Manager, Lease and Finance Management and Enterprise Asset Management.

Ian Monaghan

Ian Monaghan

Director

As Principal Functional Consultant, Ian is primarily responsible for designing and implementing tailored functional client solutions relating to the Service, Contracts and Financials business areas. He has extensive involvement in functional presales.

Steve Anderson

Steve Anderson

Non- Executive Director

As a Managing Partner of Capitalise Partners Steve is a non-executive director and investor in several IT businesses. He advises and supports the Claremont leadership to drive growth. His career includes senior roles in several multinational technology companies, including ten years at Oracle Corporation, and twice founding and growing businesses from start-up to successful exit.

Consulting Team Leads

Patrick Hopkins

Patrick Hopkins

Managing Consultant - ERP & Financials

As a Managing Consultant and Capability Lead, Patrick is primarily responsible for the provision of Cloud ERP solutions to our clients. Patrick was the Financials Lead on the first UK Cloud ERP and SCM implementation (R7), which culminated in a successful go live in 2014.

Mike Lane

Mike Lane

Managing Consultant - Technical & Integration

Michael leads the technical delivery of client projects as well as developing tools and methods aimed at removing risk and costs from Oracle ERP upgrades and implementations.

Ian Monaghan

Ian Monaghan

Managing Consultant - Asset Management

As Principal Functional Consultant, Ian is primarily responsible for designing and implementing tailored functional client solutions relating to the Service, Contracts and Financials business areas. He has extensive involvement in functional presales.

Managed Services Team Leads

Braam Slabbert

Braam Slabbert

Managing Consultant - Service Management

Braam is responsible for Service Management, Service Desk and Operational processes for Claremont’s Managed Services Practice.  Braam has been working in IT management roles for over 20 years, both as a customer and as a supplier. The skills and experience acquired during his career enable him to architect and run effective and pragmatic operational processes to support the delivery of first class managed services and projects to customers.

 

Mike Sowerbutts

Mike Sowerbutts

Managing Consultant - Infrastructure

Mike is responsible for Claremont’s DBA delivery function across both Consultancy and Managed Services practices. In addition, he is responsible for the maintenance and enhancement of Claremont’s internal IT infrastructure.

Jason McDonnell

Jason McDonnell

Managing Consultant - DBA

Jason is responsible for Claremont’s DBA delivery function across both Consultancy and Managed Services practices. Jason leads an experienced and vibrant team of DBA’s.

Jason spent over 17 years working for Oracle Consulting across the Globe. As a DBA, Jason delivered numerous projects covering all major industry sectors.  Jason’s time at Oracle was both as a core and applications DBA with his final role leading a multinational team of DBAs. Jason took an opportunity to help further develop Claremont’s Managed Services practice.

Jon Beckett

Jon Beckett

Managing Consultant - ERP & Financials

Jon heads up the Managed Services ERP Capability and has 23 years Oracle ERP experience in support, development and consulting including a 12 year spell with Oracle Corporation, 6 of which were in the Financials Development team, so has a unique all round view of the product set from a customer , user and supplier perspective.

Martin O'Rourke

Martin O'Rourke

Managing Consultant - HCM

Martin is a Managing Consultant for Oracle HCM & Payroll where he heads the Claremont HCM Managed Services capability. With over 15 years’ experience as an Oracle Technical Consultant, he is responsible for working with project teams, client stakeholders and end users to successfully support Oracle HCM & Payroll solutions