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Ian Stone

Chief Executive Officer

Chief Executive Officer

Ian has over 20 years’ experience in the CPM & Business Intelligence market having worked for some of the major players including Business Objects, Cognos and Anaplan.  Following a successful early career in Business Intelligence software sales, Ian privately acquired Cognos reseller, Infocube, and transformed it from a pedestrian consultancy business to a software sales and delivery company.  The newly acquired business was sold to AIM listed Avisen PLC in 2008. As a new member of the Avisen management team, Ian managed the acquisition of two additional business and the group was sold to Logicalis in 2011.

Later in 2011, Ian co-founded Vue Analytics and signed some of the first landmark Anaplan customers in the world.  Its go to market and delivery approach set the standard for Anaplan, who acquired Vue Analytics in 2013.  Following 4 years as the UK Managing Director at Anaplan, Ian co-founded Vuealta to deliver best-in-class Anaplan solutions to customers on a global scale.

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Adam Bimson

Chief Customer Officer

Chief Customer Officer

Adam is the Chief Customer Officer at Vuealta and co-founder.  His role involves oversight of all client delivery, with a focus on our development, delivery and support of the planning solutions we provide on the Anaplan platform.  Adam’s career has always involved helping organisations exploit corporate data through planning, reporting and analysis.  He ran Anaplan’s UK solution consulting team for four years from 2012, and was pivotal in establishing new use cases in new industries.  Immediately prior to founding Vuealta, he was at McKinsey, where he led the development of Anaplan-based solutions.

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Philip Hunt

Chairman

Chairman

Philip is an investor and board advisor to a range of businesses in the technology, digital communications, property and media industries. He started his career as an accountant with Ernst and Young, before moving into corporate finance and corporate turnaround roles. Philip led the buy-out of Wheel, the largest digital communications agency in London in the early 2000s. Since selling Wheel to LBi, (and then Publicis), Philip has worked with many technology businesses including, among others, MTM London; Bowen Craggs; Firebolt; Aqueduct; Preloaded; Line; The UX Agency; ROEYE; Net Media Planet, as well as chairing the digital transformation specialist, Seren Partners, now EY Seren.

Philip graduated in PPE from Christ Church, Oxford.

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Malcolm Nisbet

Chief Financial Officer

Chief Financial Officer

Malcolm is the Chief Financial Officer, responsible for the finance and corporate administrative operations at Vuealta. He brings over a decade of experience in the finance functions of international and high-growth businesses within software-as-a-service and bio-tech industries.

Prior to Vuealta, Malcolm was Head of Finance at Oxford Nanoimaging, helping them secure their series B funding round. He has also held positions within Veeva and Zinc Ahead.

Malcolm received his degree in Mathematics and Chemistry from Durham University. He is a chartered accountant, starting his career in audit at Blick Rothenberg.

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Jayne Stone

Chief Marketing Officer

Chief Marketing Officer

Jayne has worked in the CPM industry for over 20 years, beginning with a marketing role at Adaytum Software. After the acquisition of Adaytum by Cognos in 2004, Jayne co-founded Inca Software as a Cognos dedicated reseller focusing on the mid-market.  Inca became the largest Cognos reseller in the ecosystem and was acquired by Logicalis in 2011.

In November 2011 Jayne co-founded Vue Analytics, the first exclusive distributor of Anaplan outside of the US.  When Vue Analytics was acquired by Anaplan in 2013 and became Anaplan UK, Jayne became Head of EMEA Marketing and played an instrumental role in the pan-EMEA go-to-market strategy, building a team of 15 marketers, generating pipeline for Anaplan across Europe, designing and executing Anaplan’s flagship annual customer conference and supporting the rollout of this programme in the US. Jayne is now Chief Marketing Officer at Vuealta.

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Roger Singh

Global Head of Supply Chain Solutions

Global Head of Supply Chain Solutions

Roger Singh joined Vuealta in 2021 and serves as Global VP, Supply Chain Solutions where he has oversight of supply chain planning solutions, innovation, and go-to-market strategy. He held leadership roles in software and consulting within other leading vendors such as E2open, Steelwedge, i2 Technologies, Baan.

Roger is a Supply Chain professional with more than 20 years of experience in enabling customers to realize their operational excellence. An advisor on best practices around Supply Chain Planning and Integrated Business Planning.

Roger has designed and implemented S&OP/IBP, SCP, ERP, and other enterprise applications for companies in verticals such as hi-tech, consumer electronics, industrial manufacturing, oil & gas, automotive, and aerospace.

 

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Nigel Gale

Chief Revenue Officer

Chief Revenue Officer

Nigel leads Vuealta’s Sales operations globally, with responsibility for our businesses in North and South America, Europe Middle East and Africa and Asia Pacific. In his previous role with Anaplan, he served as the Regional Vice President of sales for Financial Services.

Before joining Anaplan in October 2015, Nigel served as the global Vice President of Sales at a division of Rolls Royce namely Optimised Systems and Solutions working with global Airlines and Energy companies and prior to that was the RVP of Sales at BusinessObjects for Northern Europe.

Nigel holds an MBA and BEng honours degrees from Nottingham University and spent his first ten years at Caradon Group on supply chain transformation projects.

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Irfan Ozaltin

Managing Director Vuealta USA

Managing Director Vuealta USA

Irfan has spent the last 15 years within a variety of leadership roles in the consulting industry focused on business analysis, finance transformation, and the implementation of finance-focused technology. As a trusted advisor, Irfan brings a balanced lens between functional/technical acumen in order to clearly translate business requirements into measurable and quantifiable results.

Irfan has vast experience in a multitude of industries, namely financial services, insurance/reinsurance, financial planning and analysis, and CFO advisory.

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Joost Driessen

Managing Director Vuealta APAC

Managing Director Vuealta in APAC

Helping enterprise customers across industries with innovative planning solutions to drive improved business performance is what excites me every day.  Enabling talents to unlock their fullest potential through personal and capability development is most rewarding and satisfying.

At Vuealta, I enjoy each wave of productivity improvements by empowering teams to plan, model and optimize activities across the entire value chain. I believe in value-creation as a key driver and client-centric culture as our competitive advantage. Our dynamic, ambitious, and expanding APAC team has gained the trust of leading enterprises through proven outcomes and personalized customer experience.

 

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Ewa Piguillem

Head of People and Experience

Head of People and Experience

Ewa is a Head of People & Experience at Vuealta, where she is leading the evaluation, development and implementation of best-in-class people strategies to support this company’s ambitious global growth plans.

Ewa has had 14 years of working within the HR function across multiple sectors (e.g. technology, law, finance). A staunch believer in continuous learning, development and the achieving of personal/professional goals, her favourite expression comes from Audrey Hepburn: “Nothing’s impossible. The word itself says ‘I’m possible!”

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