The Leadership Team
Maru/Syngro’s leadership team draws on decades of experience across industries to guide the company towards its strategic goal: to empower organisations to drive profitable actions with technology that unifies customer insight.
Ged Parton is a veteran in the market intelligence industry, with a strong grounding across a broad spectrum of research disciplines and success at a global level Ged is passionate about guiding Maru Group’s vision to be an international insights pioneer. Based on his varied experience Ged understands that technology can and should be used to facilitate the fast and efficient delivery of information and intelligence and has therefore placed technology firmly at the core of Maru Group’s DNA.
Heather was appointed Chief Financial Officer of Maru Group in July 2017, having previously held the same position at the Group’s portfolio company Maru/edr since February 2016. With more than 25 years of experience, Heather has held a variety of senior positions across a number of industries.
Keith Schorah founded Maru/Syngro in 2004 following a distinguished career in sales and marketing and a long consulting background of designing and implementing customer experience programmes with global companies. He is passionate about helping companies prosper by putting customers at the centre of their business.View on linkedin
Tim joined Maru/Syngro as Chief Operating Officer bringing skills in international business operations and detailed technical and commercial experience. He has the drive to develop and grow the Maru/Syngro business, delivering a business performance improvement capability to clients through continual innovation of Maru/Syngro secure digital products and service.View on linkedin
David has been responsible for successfully managing and implementing a wide range of strategic management projects across a variety of functions and industries. David works closely with Maru/Syngro customers to develop effective solutions and is responsible for the implementation of new client’s systems and the on-boarding, training and support of system users.View on linkedin
Alan has contributed to shaping many of the key innovations and technology decisions that have helped make Syngro Eye a success. He is passionate about software development and helps to lead the team with respect to system architecture and software design best practises.View on linkedin
Mhairi joined Maru/Syngro with previous experience managing and delivering multi-media marketing campaigns to engage B2B and B2C customers, nationally and internationally. At Maru/Syngro, she develops and implements effective, data-driven campaigns and strategies for customers and audiences across the globe. A CIM member since 2011, Mhairi loves learning how to get more from her marketing.View on linkedin
Stephen manages the global inside sales processes and is passionate about helping businesses achieve profit and drive action, with an effective customer experience strategy in place in more than 80 countries and 30 different languages. With experience working in different markets including London, New York and Edinburgh, he brings a plethora of energy and ambition to the Maru/Syngro team.View on linkedin
Anne is involved in the Syngro Eye product from planning and design, through to final testing and handover for deployment to production. She is passionate about using technical and business skills to implement testing practices resulting in producing robust products and has implemented testing policies and procedures within Maru/Syngro.View on linkedin
David has over 10 years’ worth of experience as a software developer. He helps to develop products and services for Maru/Syngro customers by leveraging the latest cloud technologies and offers one-to-one client support.View on linkedin
Lisa is an experienced Public Relations and Marketing Manager with a demonstrated history of delivering multi-media marketing campaigns to engage B2B and B2C customers. Lisa is passionate about helping organisations enhance the Customer Experience with her unique writing techniques and creative flair.View on linkedin
Stefanie efficiently supervises all administrative activities and personnel for Maru/Syngro. An adept communicator with proficiency within legal, medical and executive procedures, Stefanie’s knowledge extends from operations to well organised administrations, with focus on aligning with the businesses strategies.