Phil joined OAG as CEO in January 2012. He is passionate about data and digital products and brings a wealth of media experience and expertise with a track record of managing complex change, finding innovative customer-led solutions to drive business transformation.
Since joining OAG, Phil has led the business to continued growth and driven product and technological innovation to ensure OAG can meet the ever changing needs to the traveller. The launch of its market leading Analytics suite in 2012, cemented OAG as a leader in digital air travel intelligence.
Matt has held the post of CFO since February 2011 and is responsible for both the Finance and Legal functions of OAG globally. As an experienced finance leader he has a strong background and expertise in B2B information businesses, previously operating at an executive level in large multinational organisations, as well as private equity-backed businesses.
He is passionate about leading change to drive growth and has extensive experience in M&A, product launches and business reengineering. Matt holds a BA Honours in Accountancy and Finance and is a Fellow of the Association of Chartered Certified Accountants.
Nick Dearden leads OAG’s technology strategy with a strong focus on leveraging emerging technology to enhance products and services for customers.
He has a proven track record of leading award-winning engineering teams and delivering market-leading products at software companies across travel, eCommerce, telecom and more In his previous role Nick led the cloud transformation strategy and execution to enhance its market leading IPTV technology offering.
Jim joined OAG as Chief Commercial Officer in November 2018. Jim’s responsible for the commercial strategy and its execution, linking our clients' needs in the short and long-term to our propositions and innovation. He looks after the sales and marketing performance for the business globally.
Jim’s 30-year background is in helping digital subscription businesses grow, which ensures the commercial arm of the business is set up for success and is enabled to drive revenue growth. He’s passionate about growth and the alignment required across the whole business needed to achieve outstanding results for OAG and outstanding success for our clients.
Ben Hollins joined OAG as Chief Operating Officer in May 2018, and is responsible for all aspects of the operational infrastructure which supports OAG’s new solution development, continuous improvement plans and ambitious growth objectives in the travel technology ecosystem.
Ben brings a wealth of experience from a career focussed on the business information sector, which he is bringing to bear on project and process governance, enhancing internal systems performance, co-ordinating overall strategy, and his particular passion of driving talent and culture development.
Joining OAG in February 2018, Vipul brings more than 25 years of experience creating value for B2B information businesses. Vipul oversees product strategy, vision and innovation with a passion to deliver value to OAG’s customers across the air travel ecosystem. He is responsible for both new solution development and continuous improvement to OAG’s existing product lines.
Vipul brings a track record of successfully executing P&L growth and customer retention strategies through leadership in product management, development, strategy, marketing and sales of data and analytical solutions.
Caroline joined OAG in January 2014 as Marketing Director and is responsible for marketing strategy and brand communications. A results-driven B2B marketing leader with over 20 years’ experience, Caroline led marketing teams across EMAP, UBM and Lexis Nexis.
Since joining OAG, Caroline has delivered a variety of successful marketing initiatives - both strategic and tactical - redefining content strategy, driving successful lead generation through digital platforms, developing teams and partnerships and the implementation of successful branding strategies to enable future growth of the business.
Caroline’s experience brings a track record of delivering customer and growth focused marketing strategy combined with hands-on implementation across a number of sectors.
Simon joined OAG in March 2013 and is responsible for all commercial revenues generated by OAG’s sales teams in the UK, US, China, Singapore and Japan. He is passionate about all things digital and has a track record for leading and transforming teams to generate consistent high performance.
Simon is driving growth by helping customers and prospects make the most of OAG’s market-leading schedules data, flight status data and analytics tools to ensure customers make the right decisions about product choices and proposition.