Chief Executive Officer

John-Paul Savant

John-Paul joined ATG as CEO in February 2016, bringing over 18 years of experience in digital marketplaces and commerce.  He spent 10 years at eBay, where he served in a number of leadership roles, latterly as PayPal’s VP of Product, Experience, and Consumer Engagement for EMEA.  At PayPal, he was part of a leadership team that built the EMEA business from $30m in revenue to over $1.8 billion.  He also held leadership roles at other online businesses.  John-Paul’s most recent role before joining ATG was as CEO of Think Finance UK.  John-Paul began his career at JPMorgan in New York City after graduating from Georgetown University in Washington DC.  He earned his MBA at the University of Chicago.  A native San Franciscan, he has lived and worked in London for the last 13 years.

John-Paul is passionate about bringing online transformation to traditional industries.  His focus is on finding creative strategies to go after the opportunities that emerge amidst transformation and for building teams with the capabilities to execute those strategies.

Chief Financial Officer

Tom Hargreaves

Tom joined ATG in January 2018 as Group CFO. He joined from Yell, where, as CFO, he was a key member of the leadership team who led their digital transformation.

Prior to this Tom worked at Vodafone in the UK and across EMEA before becoming CFO of Vodafone Romania. In all, Tom has 10 years’ CFO experience, trained with Arthur Anderson, is a qualified Chartered Accountant and holds an MBA.

Tom is passionate about driving strategic transformation and building top-tier international teams, with extensive experience of both M&A and business funding.

Breon Corcoran

Breon joined ATG as Chairman in 2020. Since 2018 Breon has held the position of CEO at WorldRemit. Prior to this, he was CEO at Paddy Power Betfair where he led the merger of Betfair and Paddy Power. Breon is a former Vice-President in Equity Derivative Trading at J.P Morgan and has also worked at Bankers Trust. In 2016, Breon was awarded the UK’s Sunday Times’ “Business Leader of the Year” award. He holds a BA in Mathematics from Trinity College, Dublin and an MBA from INSEAD.

Non-Executive Director

Morgan Seigler

Morgan is co-head of TA Associates' EMEA Technology Group. He joined ATG's board when TA acquired ATG in 2019. Morgan serves on the Board of Directors of The Access Group, Auction Technology Group, Eurowag, Flashtalking, ITRS, Netrisk and thinkproject, and is an Active Investor of Compusoft and RLDatix. Morgan formerly served on the Boards of or was actively involved with 10bis, AVG Technologies, Bigpoint, CMOSIS, eCircle, ION Trading, LIST, M and M Direct and SmartStream Technologies.  Morgan received a BA degree in Economics from Yale University and an MBA degree from the Stanford Graduate School of Business.

Non-Executive Director

Penny Ladkin-Brand

Penny was appointed to the Board of ATG in 2021. Penny is also Chief Strategy Officer at Future plc, a global platform for specialist media, having previously been Chief Financial Officer from August 2015 to June 2020. She is also Chair of the Board at Next Fifteen Communications plc, where she was Non-executive Director and Chair of the Audit Committee until February 2021. Prior to that she was Commercial Director at Auto Trader Group plc responsible for digital monetisation. Penny brings considerable experience of digital disruption and transformation to the Board. Penny qualified as a Chartered Accountant with PwC before moving into corporate finance, gaining experience of M&A in both public and private markets.

Non-Executive Director

Scott Forbes

Scott was appointed to the Board of ATG in 2021. He is an experienced listed company director with a sector focus principally on digital commerce and online marketplaces. He is Chairman of Ascential plc (LSE: ASCL) and Chairman of (NYSE: CARS). Previously Scott was Chairman of Rightmove for nearly 15 years through 2019 and Orbitz Worldwide, Inc. He was also Non-Executive Director of Travelport Worldwide Ltd, Inc. Scott’s executive career included 15 years at Cendant Corporation and he led their international operations based in London from 1999. Scott received a BA degree from Rutgers University.

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