Meet the team
Learn more about Orgvue’s leaders.
Introducing Orgvue’s leadership team
The members of our leadership team provide a depth of industry and operating experience that is fundamental to the success of Orgvue.
Chief Executive Officer
Martin has over 25 years’ experience in the technology industry, 20 of which have been with SaaS and cloud computing companies. He is a founder of Salesforce and insidesales.com in EMEA, and begun his career in technology at Oracle. He is also an active non-executive director, board advisor and angel investor.
Martin was appointed Chief Executive Officer of Orgvue in 2021, having served as its interim Chief Revenue Officer in 2020. He continues to advise growth investment company, One Peak Partners, alongside serving as chairman for a number high-growth technology start-ups.
Martin holds a degree in Accountancy from Brunel University London.
Chief Financial Officer
Luke joined Orgvue in 2018 as Head of Financial Planning and Analysis, before being appointed Chief Financial Officer in November 2019.
Prior to Orgvue, Luke spent 15 years working in corporate finance at Dresdner Kleinwort, HSBC and, latterly, KPMG advising large and medium-sized companies on mergers, acquisitions, disposals and capital raises. While at KPMG Luke advised Orgvue on its £41m capital investment lead by One Peak Partners.
Luke holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Economics from the University of Cambridge.
Chief Technology Officer
Abdul leads the technology strategy, delivery of products and R&D for Orgvue. He has more than 17 years’ experience in start-up and blue-chip organizations in the UK and US, and has built successful business-to-business and business-to-consumer products for Apple, Samsung, Lloyds Bank and KPMG.
Originally a software engineer, Abdul holds several patents and a PhD in cloud computing from the University of Manchester, with a focus on scalability and machine learning. He joined Orgvue in 2019.
Vice President, Marketing
Sophie brings over 20 years’ experience working with technology and software companies. Before joining Orgvue, she spent 7 years with technology services company, ForgeRock, from Series B funding through to IPO. She has previously worked for technology companies including Dell, MicroFocus and TiVo.
Sophie has extensive experience in growth marketing and scale-up organizations, having led marketing teams internationally. At Orgvue, she is responsible for growth and digital marketing, marketing operations, corporate communications, product marketing and business development.
Sophie holds a Bachelor of Arts Honours degree in Business Management and Marketing from the University of West of England (Bristol, UK).
Chief Product Officer
Matt leads Orgvue’s product, solution design and user experience teams, overseeing product development to deliver value to customers. He is responsible for the vision, strategy and execution of all activities across the product lifecycle, with a focus on understanding customer problems and creating solutions to provide a superior user experience.
With more than 20 years spent building products that help organizations use data and analytics to drive transformational business growth, Matt’s career spans HR technology, financial services, retail and consumer goods. His current focus is leading Orgvue’s workforce planning product expansion following the company’s acquisition of Dynaplan in 2021.
Matt holds a Bachelor of Arts degree in Marketing from Drake University and an MBA from the University of North Carolina.
Tim brings to Orgvue a wealth of experience in structuring complex deals, international negotiations, business strategy and operational P&L oversight. He is also company secretary and a member of the executive leadership team.
Tim’s proudest moment was being part of the leadership team behind the success of technology service provider, Kelway. He has also served as counsel for Vodafone, HSBC and VEON, and began his career as a solicitor with DMH Stallard LLP in London.
Senior Vice President, Customer Experience
Jessica has spent over a decade helping business leaders make better decisions about how they organize people and work. With a background in organization design and large-scale transformation, Jessica joined Orgvue in 2018 to lead the advisory team in EMEA, and currently leads the customer experience organization. In her current role Jessica is responsible for delivering sustained value to our customers and partners via customer success, services, programs and support teams.
Prior to Orgvue, Jessica was a member of Deloitte’s Human Capital Consulting practice based in New York and then in New Delhi, working with Fortune 100 companies globally on their most complex workforce and OD related challenges.
Jessica holds an MBA from the Yale School of Management.
President, North America and Orgvue Advisory Services
Russ leads global revenue growth at Orgvue. Prior to this, he led Orgvue’s customer success and professional services teams, after having established and grown the company’s operations in North America.
Russ brings executive level oversight and advice to our customers, working closely with senior management teams to create visibility into the complex transformation and planning challenges they face.
Before joining Orgvue, Russ was a managing director in Deloitte’s Human Capital Consulting practice, where he held a national leadership role in the workforce analytics practice. He holds a Batchelor of Arts degree in Communications and English from Rutgers University (New Jersey, US). After university, he served as a commissioned infantry officer in the United States Marine Corps.
Vice President, People & Culture
Anita has 30 years’ experience in human resources working with large international organizations and small privately owned companies. She is a results-focused leader who works with businesses to help engage and motivate people to realise their potential.
Before joining Orgvue, Anita spent 8 years as a successful HR consultant undertaking various assignments and projects with organisations such as Deloitte, Kantar Consulting, NTT Data and Link Group. She has previously worked for Morse Group Ltd, Technetix, BAA, Alcatel Telecom, Nortel Networks, EDS and Cornhill Insurance.
Anita is a fully qualified MCIPD. She also holds a Masters degree in Human Resource Management from the University of West London.