Leadership Team

Asite

Executive Team

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Nathan Doughty, CEO & Co-Founder

  • Nathan led the initial development of the Asite Platform as CTO and then served as COO before taking over as Group CEO at the beginning of 2020. He studied Humanities and Urban Planning before spending his career in construction and property technology. He spent time before Asite at Bidcom, a San Franciso-based Construction Technology start-up from the original dot-com boom and at KPMG Consulting in their Real Estate & Financial Services Technology practice.

    As an American who has spent 20+ years based in the UK he recognizes the importance of international collaborative working. Nathan has been active in standards work for collaborative BIM throughout his career with involvement in BuildingSMART, OpenBIM, and the British Standards Institute working groups for data interoperability.

    Nathan is a graduate of Rice University in Houston, Texas and studied Planning at Avery School of Architecture, Columbia University.


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Rob Clifton, Chief Operating Officer

  • Rob joined Asite in 2015 following on from a Masters in Civil Engineering at Loughborough University and a Digital Engineering apprenticeship at Laing O'Rourke. Over the space of six years he worked his way up through the Professional Services and Digital Engineering divisions of the business, before taking over as SVP UK/Europe in 2020 and as COO in 2021.

    Coming from a construction background, Rob is able to offer up understanding and insight from industry alongside an insatiable appetite for technology. Outside of the office Rob can often be found cycling out from East London, often in Newcastle FC related clothing.


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Devendra Gera, Chief Technology Officer

  • Since joining Asite in 2002, Dev (as we call him here) has been instrumental in driving Asite's technological innovations and developments. Responsible for the design, development, and delivery of the Asite platform and for global technology partnerships, Dev also plays a crucial role in ensuring constant improvement in platform security and compliance as well as supporting our growing ecosystem of Asite partners.

    Dev is based at Asite's head office in London and is a fan of Bollywood movies and cricket when he is not helping his children with exam revision.


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Martin Slaney, Chief Product Officer

  • Martin has over 25 years’ experience building successful new digital products, teams and startups, predominantly in the financial services sector.

    In addition to cofounding various new ventures across foreign exchange, derivatives and investing, he’s also worked as a Director at the world’s largest asset manager BlackRock and as a consultant for new venture projects with global banks based in the UK and Africa.


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Ritesh Narain, Executive Vice President

  • Ritesh serves as Executive Vice President overseeing our India operations and our expansion across the India and MENA regions. Ritesh joined Asite in 2003 in London to lead Product Management for the initial development of the Asite platform. In 2005, he moved to India to take on the role as CEO of Asite’s India operations in Gujarat. Under Ritesh’s guidance, Asite India has now become a world-class team of software professionals that handle the product development for Asite’s international client base.

    Prior to Asite, Ritesh was the Product Manager at Bidcom and a management consultant at KPMG Consulting. Ritesh is a graduate of India’s prestigious IIT Delhi and IIM Bangalore graduate programs. He has two children and is an avid cricket fan and supporter of the India national team (for better or for worse!)


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Tony Pickworth, Chief Financial Officer

  • Tony joined Asite as FD in 2016. His main role is to ensure the financial governance and well-being of Asite as the company continues its growth.

    Prior to joining Asite, Tony worked at Board level for a number of PE-backed technology businesses helping them to achieve their strategic goals through organic growth and in the capital markets. Outside of work, Tony spends much of his spare time around football, either following his two sons, coaching a local youth team, or volunteering as Finance Director to Wiltshire FA.


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Rob Jackson, Chief Growth Officer

  • Rob joined Asite in June 2021 as Chief Growth Officer, driving our aggressive sales and growth activities in the EMEA and APAC regions.

    Rob has sat on the senior leadership and executive teams of several multinational businesses and had non-executive director roles covering a diverse range of sectors. He has led major growth initiatives and helped businesses transform under PLC, private, and PE ownership environments. Previously he led RICS’ activities in the AEMEA region and has an intimate grasp of the end-to-end challenges that the built environment sector faces and is therefore passionate about how Asite can help be the solution to many of these challenges.

    He lives in Dubai, UAE, is a graduate of Oxford University, still considers himself a competitive sportsman (in mind if not in body!!) and loves drawing parallels between sporting team performance and business team performance.


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Dan Lehman, Chief Revenue Officer

Dan has been working with growing Technology and SaaS companies since the mid-1990s, predominately focused in and around the Construction Industry.   Dan joined Asite in November 2021 as Chief Revenue Officer, leading the Asite charge into the United States and Canada.

During the past 25 years, Dan has been a part of executive, and senior leadership teams with multiple Private and Private Equity backed groups. Holding positions that oversaw thriving Sales, Solution Engineering, and Product Management organizations, Dan brings a keen eye towards meeting the needs of the market and developing high-performing teams. Experienced at successfully launching new products and expanding footprint around the globe, Dan brings a unique perspective that aligns well with the continuing Asite expansion strategy.  

Dan completed his undergraduate work at the University of Virginia, received his M.B.A. from Penn State University, and passionately follows both schools' athletic programs. He lives in the Philadelphia suburbs and in his free time enjoys spending time with his wife and three children, playing golf and tennis.


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Kyle Hamer, Chief Marketing Officer

  • Kyle serves as Chief Marketing Officer overseeing the global marketing efforts. Kyle joined Asite in 2021 to play an instrumental role in accelerating the growth of the platform on a global scale.

    A sales guy turned marketer, Kyle brings over 20 years’ experience transforming SaaS companies and accelerating start-ups. This included leading global market expansions and driving revenue growth for OnCenter Software and ConstructConnect in the construction software space. Kyle is based in the US at our Houston office and in his spare time enjoys spending time with his wife and four children, bike riding and hosting his own podcast.


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Alison Norman, Chief People Officer

  • Alison joined Asite in September 2021 as Chief People Officer. She is responsible for shaping the global people function and initiatives within the business that will support our accelerated growth trajectory.

    Alison comes to us with a wealth of HR experience in start-up and global P.E backed tech and telco companies. In her spare time Alison can be found traveling the globe with her husband and daughter and is always busy planning her next trip.