Ross Jenkins is an experienced business leader, having operated in both corporate and high growth small businesses. As an experienced director in the technology sector, he has led a number of technology
companies on high growth trajectories. Ross is a pragmatic strategist with a view that customer focussed, smart execution is the key to long term growth and business success.
Ross was the CFO / COO at cloud software company Xero (ASX: XRO) for 5 years and has accomplished much in the technology sector, including founding board member of New Zealand’s first ASP – Appserv and New Zealand’s first remote DBA service – SQL Services. Ross has over 30 years of industry experience and has taken on advisor roles to organisations such as Datastor (now Westcon) and Plexure plus executive roles with ComputerLand, GDC and Onesource (Konica Minolta and Cogent).
Ross brings significant start up and growth/development experience to the Company and will add great direction to the Board and will work closely with the Vice President Sales and Innovation.
Ross is currently Executive Director of The Instillery – a highly successful “cloud” technology company, and Chairs the Advisory Board of Earshot. Ross also has a range of investments in technology related private companies.
Ross’s extensive growth and development knowledge will be utilised in Vault focussing on:
- Strategic guidance and planning on global SaaS operations and sales penetration
- High level mentoring and strategy with Vault’s VP Sales and Innovation
- Review and guidance on annual strategic sales and marketing plans
- SaaS Strategy – introductions to networks, organisations, businesses and individuals
- Overseas markets – introductions, guidance and advice on entering markets
David is the Chief Executive of Vault Intelligence Ltd which is the parent holding company of the Vault GRC Group. David has over 25 years’ experience in high level risk management and HSE consulting fields which have included senior specialist appointments such as the Senior HSE Advisor for Shell Exploration and Production in China, and prior to that as the Director of Safety for the Australian Army.
David is an experienced leader in the IT industry, bringing extensive expertise from senior appointments across multiple sectors and segments. David’s former role includes senior management roles at Optus and Suncorp and more recently as Chief Information Officer at Watpac Limited. David currently serves as Chief Information Officer at Opteon. David holds a Masters of Science and Masters of Business Administration (Executive).
Rob comes from a background in accounting, management and finance before working for investment banks in Australia and the USA. For the last 15 years he has been involved in start-up businesses in the resource and other sectors. He was until recently Chairman of Decimal Software Limited and is currently Director of RMG Limited and Currie Rose Resources Inc.