Who Is UUUGA

Matthew Rushton - CEO & Co-founder
CEO, co-founder and Director of uuuga™. Father of 2 boys, mad Stoke City fan. Still picking up a cricket bat! Matthew has been a successful Sales & Marketing Director, & General Manager, previously working on 3 pre-IPO organisations across Europe, Middle East & Africa. Matthew was part of the European Management team at OpenSite which did a trade sale to Siebel for US$544M. He has spent 8 years as part of the management team at Fujitsu (growing revenue from $250M to $1.2Billion) and then leading Strategic & Complex opportunities (new logo, >$100M TCV opportunities) at CSC. Matthew migrated to Australia 13 years ago. Matthew has extensive international experience (including UK, Europe, Australia, North America and the Middle East)
Rob Griffiths - CTO & Co-founder
Rob holds a Masters of Science in IT and has over 29 years in the IT Industry. He has worked in Design, Development, Sales and Sales Support. In recent years Rob has been a successful Sales Director/General Manager within several tier 1 Service Providers. He previously ran the Banking & Insurance Sector for Capgemini. Rob has extensive experience in UK, Europe, India and Australia. Rob migrated to Australia 15 years ago and also occasionally picks up the cricket bat and ball!
Rod Vawdrey - Non-Exec Chair
Global IT industry guru. After more than 30 years’ experience in the Industry working for major global ICT companies including Fujitsu and NCR, Rod decided to apply his experience to helping an amazing Australian Software company Nuix and be the non-exec Chair of Australian start-up uuuga™ Rod's thoughts on uuuga™ “UUUGA represents the most significant change in the delivery of IT services since the advent of Outsourcing. The UUUGA platform delivers highly qualified IT resources from the world’s leading vendors to Government and Corporate clients, when you need them and where you need them, in an easy to use self-service marketplace, the has significant costs savings for clients and massive productivity gains for vendors. The rights skills, delivered onshore or offshore at competitive rates in a highly efficient procurement, assignment and deployment model”
Rich Wanden - VP Sales, USA & Canada
Rich is leading the team and the sales charge for uuuga™ in the USA and Canada. Rich is also a fully qualified Rugby Union ref!
Sally - uuuga Head of Recruitment - Permanent Placements
Sally is our gun perm, recruiter! If you are looking for a Permanent employee in Australia, New Zealand or Singapore, Sally will find the right candidates. The model is disruptive - fixed price fee of 8%.
Manish - VP Development
Manish is our Development Lead superstar! Manish leads the uuuga™ development team and is the uuuga™guru. He is so cool we simply call him Manish!
Lee, Ric & Jay - Customer Service Operations
Lee runs our customer service operations and if you have ever been on the live uuuga™ chat the chances are you will have already met or spoken to Lee, Ric, Jay or Jade. Always keen to help!
Simon Barnard - Sales Executive, Private Portals / Training & Certification
You may have heard the story of Victor Kiam, the man who loved the Remington shaver so much that he brought the company; well Simon was blown away by the innovative, disruptive and transformative nature of uuuga he invested his own money! Simon leads sales for our private portal, training and certification solutions.