Our leadership team is an experienced group of advisors, business leaders, and technology experts.

Leadership team

Our leadership team is a diverse yet tight-knit group of different talents and experience. As highly experienced experts in their respective fields, they bring a range of perspectives on everything from professional services to technology, modern ways of working and talent development skills. It’s this melting pot of ideas that drives the growth of Emergn and sets the foundations to solve complex transformation challenges for our clients.

Alex Adamopoulos

Chief Executive Officer

Since day one, Alex has championed the Emergn Way; care for and invest in people, be deliberate about delighting customers, and bring new perspectives to get better results.

Alex’s defining work is in helping global enterprise companies adopt modern ways of working and accelerating the rate at which they improve and deliver their products and services.

Over a 30+ year career, Alex has served in several leadership roles within high growth companies, and today acts as a mentor and advisor to other industry leaders and serves across many thought leadership forums.

Alex Adamopoulos, CEO

Anjana Mistry

Chief Financial and Operations Officer

Anj brings a deep motivation and desire to weave finance and operational excellence throughout the organizations she’s been a part of through a style of servant leadership, empathy and trust.

In her role, Anj focuses on helping Emergn successfully execute its strategy, build better engagement across the business and a solid foundation for future growth.

For over 25 years, Anj has been a part of global leadership teams focused on improving the way businesses operate, integrate and transform.

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Anjan Mistry, CFOO of Emergn

Aldis Erglis

VP, Technology Strategy

Aldis is a seasoned IT professional and is passionate about exploring ways technologies can help companies achieve their strategic goals. He thrives on staying at the forefront of innovation and understanding the impact of Intelligent Automation, AI/ML, and Data & Analytics.

Aldis defines technology development in areas related to data analysis. He also supports clients with maximizing value from their enterprise architecture and evolving technology needs.

Over a 25+ year career, Aldis has worked in different software development and engineering roles and shares his expert knowledge to build local technology communities.

Aldis Erglis

Brad Rhoderick

VP Sales, North America

Brad is passionate about developing and leading high-performing teams that bring lasting, long-term value to our global, complex organizations.

Brad is responsible for developing and executing the North American sales strategy, driving growth in this key market.

Brad has over 20 years of experience assisting organizations implement large, business-critical transformation initiatives to realize their digital objectives. He enjoys understanding an organization’s key business initiatives and areas of concern and advising them on solutions to address their unique needs.

Brad Rhoderick

David Quainton

Head of Communications

David believes in the power and value of communications in developing better understanding and creating excitement. He operates from the conviction that everyone should be treated as a ‘human being that we like’, and we work out the rest from there.

Leading the team that builds Emergn’s profile externally, and that ensures Emergn’s people remain informed and at the heart of what we do, keeps David busy every day.

A decade as a journalist and more than a decade in internal, external, social media, financial, corporate affairs, and transformation roles at blue chip companies means there’s not a lot David hasn’t seen.

David Quainton

Fredrik Hagstroem

Chief Technology Officer

Fredrik’s passion is improvements, whether big or small. Working with technology and people, there is always something we can discover and make better.

As part of the Senior Leadership team, Fredrik’s job at Emergn is to ensure we innovate and invest in the talent, technologies, and partners for the future.

With 25 years of experience of technology and management consulting, he applies thought leadership to solve enterprise problems in novel and effective ways.

Fredrik Hagstroem, CTO

Harriet Fisher

VP, Finance and Commercial Operations

Harriet is passionate about the value that Finance & Commercial Operations can bring to organizations.

Harriet’s collaborative approach empowers teams to deliver seamless operations and to ensure the statutory compliance that enables Emergn to tackle challenges and meet its strategic objectives.

With an exceptional track record in Financial Planning & Analysis and Commercial Management, Harriet has extensive experience in large multinational companies working both across internal functions and with clients across different industries.

Harriet Fisher

Louise Millward

VP, Consulting and Learning

Passionate about solving customers’ complex problems and designing bespoke solutions to help organizations transform the way they work and deliver sustainable change.

Louise cultivates strong business relationships and creates opportunities to support the company’s growth strategy. She supports Sales with the problem-solution fit for client engagements and builds a skilled and motivated team to deliver exceptional results for those engagements.

With global experience in delivering and leading digital transformations, Louise works with leaders and teams to shift to more adaptive ways of working.

Louise Millward

Martin Cooper

VP, Global Services

Martin is passionate about delighting clients through the exceptional delivery of lasting change.

In his role, he develops incredible talent and delivers great outcomes with a focus on improving products, services, and capabilities.

Over a 20+ year career in consulting, Martin has established exceptional teams who have transformed the operating models and technology landscapes of global enterprise organizations.

Martin Cooper, Emergn's VP of Global Services

Pete Atkinson

VP Sales, EMEA

Pete is passionate about digital transformation, providing businesses with tools, methodologies, and expert consulting services to enable them to thrive and delight their customers.

He leads the EMEA client partner sales team, develops commercial strategies, and helps Emergn achieve its ambitious growth targets.

Much of his 25+ year career has been spent operating at the convergent point of technology, business, and consumers. He has held leadership positions in corporate as well as start-up and scale-up businesses serving a range of industry sectors.

Peter Atkinson - Emergn's VP of Sales, EMEA

Ryan Arshad

Chief Strategy Officer

Passionate about creating and executing smart strategies, building brands customers love and shaping high performing teams.

Ryan works with cross functional teams to shape Emergn’s growth strategy, develop offerings and build the VFQ and Emergn brands by helping clients tell their transformation stories in compelling and innovative ways.

With global experience in management consultancy, brand marketing and business strategy, Ryan works with leadership teams to identify opportunities for growth and lead teams to capture them.

Ryan Arshad, CSO

Board of Directors

Alex Adamopoulos

Over a 30+ year career, Alex has served in several leadership roles within high growth companies, and today acts as a mentor and advisor to other industry leaders and serves across many thought leadership forums.

Rodion Kuhaev

Rodion Kuhaev is the Head of Investment at EastOne Group. Prior to joining EastOne in 2008, Rodion was a Managing Director at N.R.Growth Consulting, a private equity firm focusing on the TMT and consumer sectors in the CIS region.

Fadi Hraibi

From 2016 through 2020, as the CEO of Interpipe, Fadi led the turnaround of the company, achieving a five-fold EBITDA increase and complete debt restructuring and repayment.

Manjit Singh

Manjit Singh is an experienced and forward-thinking executive currently serving as Chief Information Officer for Toyota Motor North America and is an advisory board member for several start-ups and venture capital companies, including Tricentis, Inc, DocuSign, Inc, and Greylock Partners.

Randy Salley

Randy Salley is the Founder and President of Salley, LLC, a management consulting group based in Northwest Arkansas. His clients consist of several start-ups that serve the retail industry and he is also an investor in early-stage start-ups.