Chris Gomersall obtained a degree in civil engineering from the University of Nottingham in 1980 before embarking on a career in the IT industry. He enjoyed success in sales and sales management roles at Burroughs, Digital and Sequent, before going on to hold senior management positions with Oracle, IBM and ServiceNow. Subsequently, Chris established the EMEA region for PolyServe which was acquired by HP in May 2007. Prior to joining Scalable, Chris served as CEO of Cluster Seven, an end user computing risk management software company.
Nick Youell is responsible for product development and delivery for all Scalable Software product lines, and provides leadership for product strategy, product roadmaps, and agile development. Mr. Youell brings more than 20 years of technical, management, and executive experience in technology and software to Scalable Software. He previously held positions as EMEA Regional Business Manager at Altiris and EMEA Business Director for Tonic Software.
Danny Rowark runs the global sales business at Scalable. He has held senior sales management positions over the last 12 years with Informatica, SoftwareAG and SAP. Prior to joining Scalable, Danny ran the EMEA West region (UKI & Sub Saharan Africa) at SUSE (part of Microfocus) – an open source Infrastructure and cloud transformation solution provider where under his leadership the business revenue doubled. Danny has a BSc (hons) in IT from the University of Salford.
Pete Summers has extensive marketing experience in the IT sector having held senior positions in several enterprise software companies over the past 25 years. Prior to joining Scalable he enjoyed success at Compuware, a leader in application development and performance management solutions, where he was responsible for defining the strategic direction and execution of EMEA marketing programs and partner development. He was most recently CMO at Hornbill, a provider of SaaS based service management solutions.
Lou is responsible for managing the company’s financial operations including all aspects of accounting, tax, treasury, budgeting, and financial planning. He brings over 20 years of financial leadership experience spanning across multiple industries. Prior to Scalable, Lou was the VP of Finance at Business Ink, Co. During his nine-year tenure Business Ink experienced significant growth which resulted in the company being acquired in 2018 by CSG Systems International (Nasdaq: SCGS). He has held other finance positions with companies including Motorola and IntelliQuest Information Group. He has a bachelor’s degree in Accounting from the University of Texas-Austin and is a licensed Certified Public Accountant.
In his 25 years working in technology, Simon Croyden built significant experience through managing operational IT for high growth, acquisitive tech companies before turning that expertise towards working with major enterprise organizations delivering ITAM and Asset Intelligence solutions that optimize entire IT estates; including cloud, hybrid cloud and mobile as well as extensive end user compute environments. In recent years, he has been responsible for modernizing and managing Scalable’s consultancy teams, and in late 2019 assumed responsibility for managing all customer facing technical operations.
Mark Cresswell is Executive Chairman of Scalable and co-founded the company in 2008 with his business partner Nick Youell. He currently has specific responsibility for the product and marketing strategy of Scalable.
His also a member of the board of LzLabs, a private software company specializing in the modernization of mainframe applications, via its Software Defined Mainframe solution.
Prior to his position at Scalable, Mark served as CEO of NEON Systems, Inc. which specialized in mainframe integration software, and he was also managing director of Framesoft, a private Swiss company that developed solutions for the investment banking market.