Experienced

 

Leadership & Experience MatterExperienced

Versatile's management team has the depth of experience that is required to be successful in the technology industry. Senior management focuses on strategically positioning Versatile's complementary business solutions and products to drive value for our customers and our shareholders.


Management Team

Bertrand Des Pallieres, Executive Chairman of the Board & Director

Bertrand Des Pallieres is the Executive Chairman of Versatile. Bertrand Des Pallieres is presently the CEO of SPQR Capital LLP. Previously Bertrand was the Global Head of Principal Finance and member of the Global Market Leadership Group of Deutsch Bank from 2005 to 2007. From 1992 to 2005 he held various positions at JP Morgan including Global Head of Structured Credit, European Head of Derivatives Structuring and Marketing and Co-head of sales for Europe Middle East and Africa.

 

Vicki Turjan, CFO

Vicki Turjan has been with Versatile Systems, Inc. since 2000 serving both as the company’s director of finance and vice president of finance and administration. During that time she has been involved in directing significant financial aspects of the business including accounting practices, budgeting, financial planning, interface with the financial community, financial analysis, and monitoring of financial performance. In recognition of her outstanding professional and personal accomplishments, Vicki has been named one of Pennsylvania's Best 50 Women in Business.

Prior to joining Versatile, she held multiple challenging executive management positions in the television industry including roles with Hearst Argyle Corporation in Lancaster, Pa. Her experience also includes financial roles in the manufacturing sector. Vicki holds an MBA degree from the St. Francis University and an economics degree from the University of Pittsburgh.

 

Rob Meyer, Executive Vice President, Product and Marketing

Rob Meyer has a wealth of experience in product management and marketing across a broad range of industries including security, food and beverage, healthcare and oil & gas. Prior to Versatile, Rob served as Vice President, Product Management and Engineering at ADT North America. He played a key role developing and launching ADT’s Pulse interactive services solution in addition to building out a broad portfolio of Commercial recurring revenue security services.

Before joining ADT, Rob was VP of Operations and Marketing at Aduromed Corporation, a medical equipment start-up company based in Bethel, CT. He spent five years in corporate strategy and innovation consulting and had a 15-year career at Pepsi- Cola Company, where he served in various marketing leadership roles, the last of which was Vice President, Global Innovation. In this position, he spearheaded Pepsi’s worldwide product, package and equipment innovation efforts and successfully launched a number of major customer driven initiatives.

Rob holds a Bachelor of Science degree in Mechanical Engineering from Trinity College, a Master’s degree in Mechanical Engineering from Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and an MBA from the Columbia Graduate School of Business.

 

Andrew Lynch, Vice President Mobile Solutions

Andrew Lynch is the Executive Vice-President of Versatile Mobile Systems, Inc. Mr. Lynch was one of the original co-founders of Versatile Systems (whose operations were subsequently amalgamated into Versatile Mobile Systems, Inc.), which was twice named to the Inc. 500 list of fastest growing private companies.

Mr. Lynch has a combined 18 years of tier-one retail sales experience with more than 12 years executive level experience with Versatile Systems and Versatile Mobile Systems, Inc. gaining expertise in multiple disciplines throughout the Company.