The Board

Board of Directors

Marjella Alma

Marjella founded Datamaran to drive the role of big data in ESG. A former Director of Global Reporting Initiative (GRI) – provider of the world’s most widely used standard for non-financial reporting – she has had a front row seat in the ESG space for over eight years. She believes technology will be a game changer.

Marco Ariello

Marco is non-executive Chairman of Datamaran's Board of Directors. Managing Partner of Syntegra Capital, he is a private equity principal with 25 years of hands-on investment experience in mid-market pan-European firms. Marco has invested and held Director/Chairman positions in several high-growth companies in Europe.

​Andrew Brode

​With over 40 years of commercial experience, ranging from Managing Director to Chairman, Andrew has contributed to the successful growth of various companies. He served as CEO of Wolters Kluwer PLC and is currently Executive Chairman of RWS Holdings PLC, non-Executive Chairman of LTG Plc, and non-executive Director of IT Governance Ltd. Andrew is a qualified Chartered Accountant.

Jerôme Basdevant

Jérôme leads the development of Datamaran from the technology and user experience perspective. He is a software architect with close to two decades of experience in data analytics and innovative technology. As a senior management consultant, he has successfully created B2B solutions for Fortune 500 companies.

Jean-Philippe Lecourt

Jean-Philippe oversees Datamaran’s financial, operational, and legal aspects. He also leads strategic engagement with the financial services industry. Jean-Philippe has 17 years experience in international trading and risk management, having held senior positions at JPMorgan, Bank of America, Deutsche Bank, and BNP Paribas.

Richard Williams

Richard has spent most of his career in European Telecommunications, most recently as a Director of Investor Relations at Altice, and prior to that, at Virgin Media.
On leaving the Investor Relations profession, Richard joined the Board of Zegona Communications plc.