Executive Team 2017-10-06T10:59:37+00:00
Ian Freer, CB CBE
Ian Freer, CB CBEChairman
Ian started advising Ocean in 2002 and assumed the appointment of Managing Director in 2004. He became Chairman in 2009. He has been a Counsellor of the Royal United Services Institute of Victoria since 2000 and was on the a Board of Woodleigh School 2000-2012.

He served for 37 years in the British Army before retiring as a Major General in 1996. His military appointments included GOC 5th Division, Commander Land Forces Northern Ireland, Chief British Liaison Officer to the Soviet Western Group of Forces, and Commander 39th Infantry Brigade.

Avi Schechter
Avi SchechterExecutive Chairman
Avi brings more than 20 years of experience as a leader in the Enterprise technology sector. For the last 10 years, Avi was senior vice president in Amdocs (NASDAQ: DOX) a $9Bn global technology leader, where he managed Amdocs business in APAC. Over the past 4 years Avi played a pivotal role in the creation of Amdocs Cyber strategy and IP protection.
Prior to Amdocs Avi was CEO of SuperCom (NASDAQ:SPCB) a global provider of secure solutions for the e-Government, Public Safety, HealthCare, and Finance sectors and was a CEO of two other technology companies.
Bruce Moors
Bruce MoorsGeneral Manager
As the General Manager, Bruce has been responsible for the day-to-day running of the company since 2009. He brings to this role a wealth of experience in the IT industry with a strong focus on project and operations management that dates back to 1993. He has managed the development of IT systems for the Defence, Coastal Surveillance, Banking & Finance and Education industries. Since joining Ocean in 2004, Bruce has been closely involved with all areas of Oceans business including management of the Coastwatch and Telstra accounts, the coordination of Technical Account Managers and the management of ongoing ISO accreditation.
Richard Broome
Richard BroomeDirector Products
Richard is the founder of Ocean and has been working in Information Technology since 1993 providing key solutions to clients around the world across a range of industries. He has been responsible for the design and construction of Ocean’s product suite and provides product functionality and technology oversight and direction to those teams.
Richard also works directly with clients to help identify and articulate their needs. Richard has a Bachelor of Applied Science in Information Systems.