Board of Directors
Scope Systems' Board of Directors consists of the company's founder, Norman Pater, Scope Systems' Managing Director, Troy Morrison, and Avo Carreira Scope Systems' Company Secretary and Financial Manager.
Troy Morrison - Managing Director
Troy joined the company in 2007 and quickly assumed responsibility for overseeing the day-to-day operations of Scope Systems. As a member of Scope Systems' Board of Directors he is also responsible for the strategic direction of the company.
Troy has over 20 years of experience in leadership, machinery design, construction and operations management. Before joining Scope Systems, Troy was the Managing Director for TransAlta Energy (Australia) Pty Ltd and was responsible for their Australian operations including substantial electricity operations in Western Australia. Prior to joining TransAlta, Troy had an international career working in Europe and North America as part of the technical development team for Swiss based engineering firm Ziwez AG.
Norman Pater - Non-Executive Director
Norman founded Costing & Logistics Systems Pty Ltd (now Scope Systems Pty Ltd) in 1994 with a goal of supplying and supporting quality commercial software for the mining and contracting industry. He now sits on the company's Board of Directors as a Non-Executive Director responsible for the strategic direction of the organisation.
Prior to starting Scope Systems, Norman was a founding Director and shareholder of Ohio Group Ltd, a leading supplier of logistics and accounting systems in South Africa. After moving to Australia, he worked with numerous mining and contracting companies implementing legacy commercial systems. Norman has a Bachelor of Commerce and an MBA with majors in Business Data Processing, Cost Accounting and Business Economics, along with a wealth of experience in implementing commercial systems.
Avo Carreira – Company Secretary and Chief Financial Officer
Avo joined the Scope Systems Board in late 2011 as Company Secretary. In this capacity, he ensures that Scope Systems Board acts in a manner that is compliant with ASIC requirements.
In addition to his role as Company Secretary, Avo works on a day-to-day basis within Scope Systems Management Team as Finance and Administration Manager where he is responsible for the administration and financial management of the company. Avo is also heavily involved in the development of new markets within the company.
Avo brings with him over 25 years experience in financial management within a range of organisations, including multinational companies. His previous positions included Group Finance Manager for two major food & dairy groups whilst working in South Africa, as well as Financial Controller positions at Huntleigh Healthcare and Monarch Pool Systems in Australia. His commercial and strategic knowledge is coupled with a Bachelor of Commerce and a Higher Diploma in Accounting. He is also a CPA.
Scope Systems management team is responsible for the departmental operations within Scope Systems.
Diane Bramuzzo – Marketing Manager
Diane joined Scope Systems in early 2012 and is responsible for managing the entire marketing operations of the company across its key markets and product ranges.
Diane has more than 15 years of experience in business to business software marketing, formulating and executing strategies as well as managing all aspects of campaign management. Before joining Scope Systems, Diane was a Marketing Manager for IBM Australia for 11 years. Diane holds a Bachelor of Business in Marketing and Management.
Filip Dimkovski – General Manager, Scope Systems Brisbane
Filip is responsible for the continued operations of Scope Systems Brisbane office. He is responsible for growing Scope Systems across the east coast of Australia as well as supporting our current clients base in the region. Filip joined Scope Systems in 2007 as a Support Consultant, overseesing the company's development department, in 2012 Filip was appointed to his current role of head of operations.
In Scope Systems, Filip has previous experience in customising Pronto Xi and adding new business process functionality, as well as upgrading clients and integrating the software with other software applications. Prior to joining Scope Systems, Filip worked in New Zealand as a Pronto Xi developer/support consultant dealing with clients from various industries including Retail, IT Services, Local Government, Mining and Manufacturing. Filip has also been the Pronto Xi Administrator at a Mine Site in Zambia, Africa.
Kaitlyn Tregenza – Client Relationship Manager
Kaitlyn heads up the Client Relationship department and is the voice of clients at Scope Systems, and from client feedback and overviews is in charge of creating more streamlined business processes and workflows to deliver higher customer service satisfaction levels. Kaitlyn is focused on continuous improvement at Scope Systems, advancing open and transparent communication strategies, and ensuring the needs of our clients are fulfilled.
Kaitlyn acquired Australian and French qualifications in International Business from Queensland University of Technology and Ecole Superieur de Commerce and is studying her Masters part time. As a result of living, working and studying in France, Spain and China her respective language skills are highly developed; speaking fluent French and highly proficient Spanish and Chinese. Whilst in China she worked in international relations and cross cultural communication, which allowed her to gain priceless insight into understanding how to do business in China, much of which is transferable to other emerging economies and business situations.
Mark Boy - Head of Operations, Scope Systems Africa
Mark Boy is responsible for the successful operations of Scope Systems' African office. He is tasked with growing Scope Systems presence in Africa, in addition to providing local support to Scope Systems African client base.
Mark has extensive business and financial management experience, having spent over 28 years in planning, IT, project management, marketing and financial management roles, primarily within the oil & gas and mining industries.
Matthew Sweeney - Business Intelligence (BI) Manager
Matt started with Scope Systems in 2009 as a founding member of Scope Systems' Business Intelligence department. In 2011, Matt assumed managerial responsibility for the department and now oversees his team's implementations of BI solutions for our clients.
Before he joined Scope Systems, Matt worked with a variety of Business Intelligence and other reporting tools and is highly experienced in developing BI solutions for companies with project-based operations throughout the world. Matt holds a Bachelor of Science (Hons) in Information Systems.
Rik Hilhorst - Development Manager
Rik joined Scope Systems in early 2007 as a Support Consultant and recently took up the position of Development Manager overseeing the development of enhancements to Pronto-Xi, upgrading clients to the latest version of Pronto Xi and integrating the software into other software applications.
Rik has more than 20 years of experience in IT including industries such as Health Care, Superannuation, and Manufacturing as a software engineer, project manager and IT manager. Rik holds a Masters of Business Administration and a Masters of E-Commerce Management from Macquarie University.
Roger Gorski - General Manager for Service Delivery
Roger has been involved in the IT industry for over 23 years in various roles ranging from support, technical, functional, project management, and practice/service delivery management.
Roger’s prior roles have been focused in the Oracle ERP industry which have grounded him with much experience in the delivery of ERP solutions across a wide spectrum of industries from Mining, Engineering & Construction, Financial sector, General Commercial and Government Agencies. Roger’s expertise is enhanced by having experience not only in the functional/technical aspects of consulting solution delivery but also in the management of projects and the overall delivery management of consulting resources.
Roger’s ability to plan, execute and deliver complex projects combined with his inspirational leadership and the ability to motivate project teams, makes it very exciting for us to have Roger in the Scope Systems’ team.
Scott Yull – Sales Manager
Scott originally joined Scope Systems in 1998 as a Support/Implementation Consultant, and later moved into a business development role with the company. Scott is now responsible for sales of Scope Systems solutions to new and existing clients in domestic and international markets.
Prior to Scope Systems, Scott worked in a number of mining industry-related professions beginning with exploration and moving later into accounting-focused positions such as Mine Accountant and Commercial Manager. Scott holds a Bachelor of Commerce in Accounting.
Steven Richards - General Manager & Planning Specialist
Steven heads up an exciting new division, Dynamic Forecasting and Budgeting, which was launched in 2012.
Steven is a Chartered Accountant with over 10 years’ experience working as a CFO, serving the board as a company director. Prior to Scope Systems Steven has worked across a number of industries spanning the value chain, from mid-tier to larger entities. He is a specialist in planning, growth and transformation activities, with the purpose of extracting value and driving operational improvement. In 2009 Steven took time off to complete his MBA on a fulltime basis.
Stian Henriksen - Research and Development Manager
Stian joined Scope Systems in 2009 as an upgrade consultant and has progressively moved through the company. Stian is responsible for the research and development of Scope Systems solutions, including modifications to existing products and new product development.
Prior to Scope Systems, Stian has had a range of other management and technical roles in IT. Stian holds a Bachelor in Computer Science and a Bachelor in Business Administration.
Trevor McAndrew – System Administration Manager
Trevor joined Scope Systems in 2001 and is tasked with managing the day-to-day operations of systems administration and network support, as well as ensuring our clients are supported with the right hardware.
With over 25 years experience in IT (including systems engineering, programming, project management and departmental management), Trevor has worked with a variety of packages and custom applications for account and manufacturing/distribution management. His considerable experience in system sizing, design and support is combined with studies in a Bachelor of Business (Information Processing) and Computing at Curtin University of Technology.