Meet the leadership team

Raymond McMann

Raymond fulfils an advisory role as a non-executive director for Adept Solutions.

Raymond has nearly 30 years’ experience within the sector focusing specifically on the development of hydrocarbon accounting software, Raymond was previously Logica’s (now part of CGI) Middle East and Africa CEO and over saw the leading IT and management consultancy’s extensive growth within both regions. He was latterly the company’s VP of its global oil and gas activity.

Raymond has joined the Adept Solutions board and will look to use his industry knowledge and understanding of both the overseas market and the evolving economic climate to aid the company in its strategic growth plans for both areas.

Richard Alderson

Richard Alderson is the Managing Director of Adept Solutions.

Richard established the company and devised the concept of Axis in 2006 and has since overseen its development into a comprehensive hydrocarbon accounting system used by clients across the world.

With an honours degree in physics from Imperial College, an MBA from Edinburgh University and over 25 years’ experience of the global energy sector, Richard has a comprehensive knowledge and understanding of production data processes and has helped to implement systems for many of the world’s leading oil and gas operators.

With overall responsibility for system development as well as project delivery, Richard has driven Adept’s growth over the last ten years, during which time it has become a leading provider of hydrocarbon accounting systems.

Steve Penman

Steve Penman has the role of client director

Steve has responsibility for driving the company’s ambitious growth strategy as it continues to look to capitalise on major opportunities within the global energy sector.

Steve has held a number of senior management roles within the IT business sector for more than 25 years and specialises in business development.

With a broad knowledge of the upstream oil and gas industry and expertise in the hydrocarbon accounting sector, Steve has strong delivery management pedigree that underpins his business development outlook.