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SAP United Kingdom and Ireland Management Team

SAP United Kingdom and Ireland, a subsidiary of SAP SE, oversees the company’s business operations in the UK and Ireland.

SAP United Kingdom and Ireland Management Team

SAP United Kingdom and Ireland, a subsidiary of SAP SE, oversees the company’s business operations in the UK and Ireland.

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Cormac Watters
Managing Director,
SAP UK and Ireland

Cormac Watters, Managing Director, SAP UKI, has a key objective of helping SAP’s customers adapt quickly to changing and challenging market conditions, enabling them to run at their best. By adopting SAP’s integrated solutions, in a way that suits their individual needs, SAP is able to improve customer performance, efficiency and flexibility. Cormac is also responsible, with the support of his Leadership Team, for executing on the company’s business strategy and growth plans. Critically, this means simplifying how it delivers innovation to customers and enabling SAP to expand its leadership position in the cloud through the adoption of SAP HANA, ultimately helping its customers to Run Simple.   

Guy Armstrong
Chief Operating Officer
SAP UK and Ireland

As COO, Guy is responsible for providing sales support infrastructure to drive sales and operational excellence. Guy’s organisation enables and supports multiple lines of business to ensure SAP UKI helps its customers to realise the full value from their SAP investments and Run Simple.   

 

 

Colin Brookes
Director of Compliance,
SAP UK and Ireland

In his role as Director of Compliance, Colin is responsible for overseeing and managing controls, policies and procedures with respect to SAP’s Software Licensing Rights, which assure compliance across the organisation. He works to add value to SAP’s relationships through the review of new and existing agreements with the aim of driving growth and success.    

 

 

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Kevin Butcher

Head of Service & Support,
SAP UK and Ireland

In his role of Head of Service & Support, Kevin is responsible for running the combined SAP professional services and support business, providing customers with access to the knowledge, expertise and tools needed to successfully implement and run SAP solutions. With his team, he is focused on ensuring customers can accelerate their adoption of new SAP technologies and leverage the investments they have made.   
 
 

Mark Dunleavy
Financial Services & Insurance Director,
SAP UK and Ireland

Mark is responsible for driving innovation across SAP’s cloud and on-premise technologies for the Financial Services and Insurance (FSI) industries. Assisting customers with issues related to core banking, core insurance and the digital bank, as well as providing business solutions for regulation & compliance, finance, HR, procurement and customer engagement, Mark helps the FSI market to adapt to changing consumer and business demands, and use technology to drive efficiencies and competitive advantage. Mark and his team also work closely with customers to assist in the transition from on-premise to cloud, hosted and hybrid architectures.

Kevin Kimber
Head of SCP,
SAP UK and Ireland

As Head of Strategic Customer Programmes (SCP) in the UK and Ireland, Kevin is responsible for SAP’s largest and most strategic customers in the region. Kevin and his team work closely with SAP UKI’s large enterprise customers to help them leverage their existing investments and take advantage of SAP’s new technologies to drive innovation.

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Tom Loeffret
Human Resources Director,
SAP UK and Ireland

Tom  is responsible for managing the HR Business Partner team dedicated to  supporting all business functions across the United Kingdom at SAP. He  is ultimately responsible for the delivery of every programme and  service across all areas of HR for the 1700 employees in the UK. He is  focused on driving exceptional business results through an extremely  engaged and high performing workforce at SAP in the UKI. Tom joined SAP  through the SuccessFactors acquisition in 2014. 

Simon Niesler
Head of Business Analytics,
SAP UK and Ireland

As Head of Business Analytics, Simon is responsible for delivering customer value through SAP’s latest innovations within the Business Analytics product portfolio, covering business intelligence, predictive analytics, governance, risk, and compliance (GRC) and enterprise performance management (EPM).   

 

 

 

David Phull
Director of Industry Sales,
SAP UK and Ireland

As Director of Industry Sales, David is responsible for bringing greater focus and precision to the sales function, enabling critical collaboration to improve alignment with SAP UKI’s customers’ needs, ultimately helping SAP to better serve the UKI market. 

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Rhiannon Prothero   
Marketing Director,
SAP UK and Ireland

Rhiannon joined SAP at the beginning of 2015 with the aim of transforming UKI marketing. She is focused on increasing SAP’s visibility, driving market penetration and delivering customer value across the UK and Ireland.

 

 

Conor Shaw
Vice President of General Business and Partnering,
SAP UK and Ireland

Conor is responsible for the management of the SME and Mid-Market sales teams across the region, covering the entire portfolio of SAP solutions, as well as SAP UKI’s network of Channel Partners including strategic, global, large enterprise service provider alliances.   

Elena Shishkina
Chief Financial Officer,
SAP UK and Ireland

Elena Shishkina joined SAP UK and Ireland as Chief Financial Officer in April 2011. Elena is primarily responsible for driving financial excellence, as well as pro-actively supporting commercial operations across the UK and Ireland business, with an overall objective to optimise profitability and maximise cash flow generation. She also has overall responsibility for all compliance activity in the UK and Ireland market unit.    

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Steve Wainwright
Head of Database & Technology,
SAP UK and Ireland

As UKI Head of Database & Technology, Steve is responsible for driving innovation and customer engagement, and delivering customer value across our key technologies. The Database & Technology organisation incorporates HANA as well as all SAP and Sybase data management and technology products, including SAP EIM, enabling SAP to address market needs related to structured and unstructured data challenges.   

Rob Watt
Public Sector Director,
SAP UK and Ireland

In his role as Public Sector Sales Director, Rob leads the team responsible for delivering value through SAP’s latest innovations to customers operating in the public sector domain, enabling technology to play a critical role in driving efficiencies in government organisations.   

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