Liam O’Connor joins us as Chief Financial Officer, overseeing the financial stability of all of our operations across the UK, Europe and America. He will provide robust financial management to help OPP meet its ambitious strategic objectives, including new product development and further international expansion.
Liam is a chartered accountant with over 20 years’ financial experience, having worked in public practice, multinational PLCs and SMEs. He brings expertise from the software, pharmaceutical and fleet-management sectors, with a focus on strong cash management and driving profit across the business.
Clive Thomas joins us as Chief Commercial Officer, and will spearhead our Sales and Marketing functions. He will focus on ensuring that OPP’s commercial proposition is driven by the evolving requirements of its customers, and that our interactions with our marketplace are driven by the need to provide our clients with maximum value from their investment.
Clive has a 20+ year track record of growing and refocusing sales, marketing and commercial operations in a variety of software and services environments, including multinational PLCs and high-growth privately owned SMEs.
Both Liam and Clive were attracted to working for OPP by the company’s people, its reputation as a great place to work, and the clear potential within OPP for continued positive growth.
Commenting on the new appointments, Penny Moyle, Chief Executive Officer at OPP said: “This is an exciting year for OPP. We have ambitious plans in the pipeline both for further development of our portfolio and for greater international expansion. Liam and Clive will be instrumental in bringing these plans to fruition.”