OASES People

Meet the team. We’re here whenever you need us.​

LEADERSHIP TEAM

Leadership team

Patrick Cusk

CEO

Patrick defines and drives company vision and goals, inspiring the OASES team to do things better every day.
Leadership team

Dr John Wilson

Chief Product & Technology Officer

John aligns our global product and development teams to create best-in-class applications for our customers.
Leadership team

Pete Lambert

Group COO

Pete focuses on ensuring operational excellence across all areas and activities of OASES.

Patrick Cusk

CEO

Patrick defines and drives vision and goals. He inspires the OASES team to do things better every day. As CEO, he brings an entrepreneurial mindset allied to a deep understanding of the challenge of delivering innovation in complex and regulated environments. Patrick’s early career involved roles as a lawyer and a financial analyst in the debt capital markets. He then moved on to co-found a series of technology start-up and early stage ventures in B2B and B2C environments.  

Dr John Wilson

Chief Product & Technology Officer

John’s dedication to agile methodologies drives the energy, dynamism and creativity of our product roadmap. He brings many years of experience in delivering enterprise software applications and holds a PhD in Brain Computer Interfaces.

Pete Lambert

Group COO

Pete focuses on ensuring operational excellence across all areas and activities of OASES. Pete brings to the role of COO a fine attention to detail, organisational and regulatory awareness and a deep understanding of the challenge of delivering best in class service to our customers. Pete spent his early career in software development, before assuming a series of senior operational roles in the world of aviation software.

SENIOR MANAGEMENT TEAM

Senior management team

Julian Beames

Head of Customer Success

Julian is responsible for the Customer Success team in our aviation businesses.
Senior management team

Andrew Martin

Account Manager

An aviation industry veteran of over 30 years, Andrew provides valuable support to Commsoft’s customers.
Senior management team

William Murphy

Account Manager

For the Commsoft customers he serves, William is the focus point of contact for all things OASES.
Senior management team

Jonathan Wood

Head of Cloud & Infrastructure

A passionate technologist, Jonathan drives cloud transformation design and implementation activities.
Senior management team

Adam Frost

Product Manager

Adam has worked in technical roles in aircraft engineering and maintenance for 20 years.
Senior management team

Stephen Hopewell

Account Project Manager

Stephen works with clients to ensure OASES delivers rapid operational improvements to their business.
Senior management team

Yanis Kampe

Development Manager

Yanis ensures that the software development teams that he manages reach their full potential.

Julian Beames

Head of Customer Success

Julian is responsible for the Customer Success team in our aviation businesses. Julian has a degree in Transport Management & Planning, and has accumulated significant experience at British Aerospace PLC and QinetiQ. He is a member of the Royal Aeronautical Society.

Andrew Martin

Account Manager

Andy has worked in the aviation industry for more than 30 years. He supports Commsoft’s customers, promoting their interests to stakeholders within Commsoft. Andy spent nine years focussing on software development for the Operations and Engineering divisions of a major airline. In addition, his experience with a global IT database and software services company – leading its business development in Travel & Transport across EMEA – gives him a 360° perspective on the challenges our customers face.  He has a private pilot licence and has written a book explaining how airlines work.

William Murphy

Account Manager

For the Commsoft customers he serves, William is the focus point of contact for all things OASES. This can include assisting customers in optimising their OASES system and accompanying them on their future journeys as OASES continues to evolve. William holds a BEng (Honours) in Aerospace Technology, a wide-ranging course thatairline and airport management systems, thermodynamics and material properties, design, test and flight control/instrumentation systems. His experience spans technical roles for both overhaul and on-wing AMM powerplant task, engineering support, and a role as a non-conformance engineer.

Jonathan Wood

Head of Cloud & Infrastructure

Jonathan is passionate about technology. He drives our cloud transformation design and implementation activities. His 20 years’ experience in hardware and software, have been focussed on delivering enterprise solutions to the aviation industry. This gives him a deep understanding of the exacting demands made on technology in a regulated environment. Jonathan holds a BSc in Computer Science from the University of Southampton and is a strong advocate of all things with batteries; from electric cars, bikes, and scooters though to energy storage.

Adam Frost

Product Manager

Adam has worked in technical roles in aircraft engineering and maintenance for 20 years. He brings this deep and focused experience to bear in defining the OASES product strategy, evolving ever-evolving functionality to meet the requirements of a dynamic industry. Adam is a seasoned and passionate practitioner of lean start-up and agile methodologies to drive and accelerate efficient development cycles. He strongly believes in the power of collaboration with customers and has worked alongside many of them for years, enriching mutual understanding and making a bunch of good friends along the way.

Stephen Hopewell

Account Project Manager

Stephen works with clients to ensure that OASES delivers operational improvements directly pertinent to how their business works. With 20 years’ experience in the aviation industry, and deep expertise in leveraging OASES, Stephen finds the fastest way through any complex interface project; integrating OASES with external systems as required, such as ops, finance and E-Techlog.

He joined MIT Group in 2000, and leads our implementation team in making sure OASES adoption is simple, effective, and second nature for users.

Yanis Kampe

Development Manager

Yanis ensures that the software development teams that he manages reach their potential and deliver the standards and expectations required by our customers. Yanis’ passion for continuous improvement, background in Learning and Development, and BSc (Hons) in Computing & IT and Business have provided him with the mindset, experience and tools necessary for his teams to excel in what they do.