JCurve Solutions is led by an experienced group of senior executives who are passionate about delivering best of breed technology and creating happy customers.
Chief Executive Officer
Stephen has extensive employment and experience in Information Technology and Business Software systems. His early career commenced in the UK and saw him progress through various IT roles and industries. Mr Canning’s most recent role before joining JCurve was with Pay Global Limited, where in early 2010 he commenced as the Company’s Chief Technology Officer, progressing to Chief Operating Officer and ultimately appointed as their Chief Executive Officer.
Mr Canning has proven experience in strategic, business and operational planning, including product and Go-to-Market strategies. He is passionate about small business management, process improvement and growing companies, and he displays excellent leadership and relationship management skills.
Stephen’s role as CEO is to ensure JCurve helps small businesses grow through delivery of integrated, cloud-based Business Management Systems, powered by NetSuite technology. Stephen understands the challenges of rapidly growing a business.
Chief Financial Officer
James is an enthusiastic, reliable and diligent business leader who is passionate about process improvement and is an integral part of JCurve navigating through its exciting growth phase.
He is a Chartered Accountant, holding a Bachelor of Commerce and a Bachelor of Science from the University of New South Wales. James joined the JCurve team in April 2016 as Chief Financial Officer. Prior to joining JCurve, James was an experienced Statutory Accounting and Tax Manager at White Energy Company Limited and an auditor at PricewaterhouseCoopers, Sydney.
James holds responsibility over JCurve’s financial operations including strategic planning and analysis, treasury, financial reporting, tax, insurance, legal, IT, human resources and risk management.
Head of Marketing
Kate has been a B2B marketer for over a decade. In spending most of that time within the technology arena, she has developed a deep understanding of the way technology empowers businesses to realise tangible improvements and growth. Kate holds a bachelor of business degree with majors in marketing and management.
She is passionate about making the JCurve solution known to the right small business audience; those who are at a critical stage of growth, where reducing their costs and increasing efficiency will provide real benefits to their businesses. Kate is also just as passionate about consistently growing and improving JCurve’s company culture and values.
Kate’s role as Head of Marketing is to ensure sufficient lead generation to support the sales team in achieving growth revenue targets, building customer advocacy and strengthening the company brand.
Head of Sales & Services
Katrina is an IT professional with experience locally and internationally, delivering superior outcomes across diverse and complex business environments. Recognised for developing business cultures that empower and build trust internally and externally, while balancing commercial imperatives with the interests of multiple stakeholders.
Katrina likes to focus on leading and developing multi-functional teams through an inclusive style to mentor individuals and delegate additional responsibilities, ensuring that teams consistently deliver first class business outcomes in a customer focused manner.
With a Bachelor Degree of Applied Science (Computing) she is passionate about improving customer experience, quality, and process efficiencies.
Katrina is responsible for sales, product strategy, product development, service delivery and support.
The Board of Directors is comprised of successful entrepreneurs that have a proven history of strong businesses and commercial acumen. The Board is passionate about revolutionising the marketplace with cutting edge solutions that are must have for all businesses.
Mr Hatchman is an experienced and successful finance professional. He is currently the Chairman of Armidale Investment Corporation Limited, Darwin Clean Fuels Limited and Suters Holdings Pty Ltd, and an independent Advisory Board Member of the law firm Hunt & Hunt. As the former Chief Executive of Crowe Horwath, Mr Hatchman has 40 years’ experience in providing audit and assurance services to listed companies and large private enterprises. He is a qualified accountant and a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.
Company Secretary/Non-Executive Director
Mr Franks joined the company in 2014 as Company Secretary/Non-Executive Director. With over 20 years’ experience in finance and accounting, Mr Franks has been CFO, Company Secretary and/or Director for numerous ASX listed and unlisted companies. Mr Franks is a Chartered Accountant, Fellow of the Financial Services Institute of Australia, Justice of Peace, Registered Tax Agent and holds a Bachelor of Economics (Finance and Accounting) from Macquarie University.
Mr Jobling is a substantial shareholder of the Company and holds a Bachelor of Economics and Bachelor of Laws (Hons) from Monash University. Mr Jobling manages investments in a diverse range of industries including power technology and angel investing in Asian start-up companies and is currently based in Hong Kong. He began his career as a commercial lawyer with Mallesons Stephen Jaques in Australia and went on to hold senior executive roles in multi-billion dollar companies, including Managing Director of South East Asia and Taiwan for CLP Holdings Limited, and CEO of OneEnergy Limited, a CLP/Mitsubishi Coporation joint venture in Asia.