Ross was appointed a director of Vault 13 July 2018 and appointed chair on 21 March 2019. Ross has over 30 years in the technology sector in executive roles including CFO/COO of Xero during a pivotal period of growth and eventual success.
Ross is an experienced director in the technology sector, having led a number of high growth technology companies. A pragmatic strategist with a focus on customer experience and smart execution to deliver long term growth and business success.
Ross holds a The Bachelor of Commerce and Administration (BCA) at Victoria University of Wellington and is currently Board Chairperson of The Instillery Group Limited, a successful technology integration company, and chairs the Advisory Board of Earshot, a revolutionary sport earphone company.
Managing Director & Chief Executive Officer
David is the founder and Chief Executive Officer and Managing Director of Vault Intelligence. David has over 25 years’ experience as a risk management specialist including senior roles at Shell Exploration in China, Air New Zealand and the Australian Defence Forces.
Prior to these roles, David was an Officer in the Australian Army and rose to the rank of Lieutenant Colonel, holding the appointment of Director of Safety and Risk.
David holds a Masters in Strategic Management and Bachelor in Social Science and Occupational Hygiene.
Executive Director & Chief Operating Officer
David was appointed a director on 29 September 2017 and appointed COO/CIO on 30 January 2019. David has over 20 years’ experience in the technology sector including senior executive roles at Optus, Suncorp, Watpac and Opteon.
Prior to these roles, David was an Officer in the Australian Army.
David holds a Masters of Science (UNSW), MBA (AGSM), Graduate Certificates in Risk Management and Information Technology Management and is a Member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
Robert has a background in accounting, finance and management involving public and private companies prior to working for major investment banks in Sydney and New York. During this period, he was principally involved in arranging debt and equity globally for major and emerging resource companies.
Since 2001, he has been working and investing in a range of established and emerging resource and technology companies. Robert is current a director of Currie Rose Resources Inc and Renegade Exploration Limited.
Chief Financial Officer
Paul has a proven record over the past 14 years of successfully working with rapidly growing businesses in disruptive and emerging sectors. He has a demonstrated track record of success including with his previous company Sumo Australia Ltd where he was appointed MD/CEO, growing the business by a six-times multiple in just over two years. He has also been involved with taking iSelect from $3M to $150M annual revenue during his tenure as CFO and Nimble Money revenues increasing five-fold, also in the CFO role.
Paul also brings exceptional financial and commercial skills and qualifications to the CFO role including a Bachelor of Commerce, Master of Applied Finance and is a Chartered Accountant (CA) in Australia.