Our APAC Leaders

All of our leaders bring to the business their unique expertise across various areas of contingent workforce management. Their combined work histories in business, taxation, payroll, IT and customer service translate into a leadership team that is confident, knowledgeable and successful and always focused on the needs of our customers.

Learn more about our Leadership team

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Neil Merola

Head of APAC

As Head of APAC, Neil’s business strategies centre on his commitment to our customers.

With over 25 years of experience in consulting, recruitment, HR, business and financial management firms, Neil’s expertise in linking talent management to engagement of the contingent workforce assists him with delivering value and building retention for our customers. Neil holds a Bachelor of Business with majors in Accounting and Business Law.

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Sabah Khan

Chief Legal Officer, APAC

Sabah has over 20 years of experience in commercial and corporate law, managing asset and business acquisitions, corporate governance and risk and regulatory compliance management in the APAC region, with a keen focus in compliance management in the contingent workforce space in the last eight years.

In her role as APAC Chief Legal Officer, Sabah helps lead decision-making by providing strategic and expert legal advice on all areas of business activity, including risk management and workforce compliance.

Sabah currently also serves as a Board director for a state owned enterprise in Australia. In this role, she is responsible for delivering advice and governance consultations for the organisation, particularly in the development and implementation of organisational policies and objectives. In her previous roles, she worked as in house legal advisor for the second largest franchise in Australia providing legal advice on the contractual and commercial management of the Group’s franchisees and a not for profit accounting body dedicated to providing education and technical support to its members.

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Peter Fromont

Chief Financial Officer, APAC

Peter Fromont is Chief Financial Officer for APAC. With a Bachelor of Commerce, Chartered Accountant and Fellow of Chartered Accountants Australia & New Zealand, Peter brings a wealth of experience to the position.

His career spans a number of key roles fulfilling the commercial, financial & accounting requirements of private, listed & multi-national environments, supporting sales, operations, human resources and strategy. Peter is a valued member of the senior leadership team not only for his excellent financial acumen, but also his strong sense of ethics and ability to foster team camaraderie and inspire a shared vision.

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Fatima Rizwi

Head of IT, APAC

Fatima Rizwi brings over 11 years of industry experience across technology management, business analysis and digital marketing. As Head of IT APAC, Fatima spearheads the Technology strategy and transformative IT projects to deliver and enhance customer and user experience.

Having joined People2.0 (formerly Entity Solutions) in 2012, Fatima has held a number of roles within the organisation spanning systems management, business analysis and project management. Fatima is passionate about maximising the impact of technology by modernising IT delivery practices and is a keen advocate for digital transformation.

In her current role, Fatima is responsible for leading the IT function, optimising and integrating processes, and delivering on business strategic priorities by working with the regional and global team. Fatima has a Graduate Certificate in Business Administration, a Graduate Diploma in Business (Marketing) from Victoria University and a BSc. (Hons) in Economics and Finance.

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Sally Clifton

Head of Customer Development and Experience

Sally is Head of Customer Development and Experience, overseeing all customer development programs and marketing strategies.

Prior to joining People2.0 (formerly Entity Solutions) in 2015, Sally gained extensive digital experience in a range of analytic, advertising and marketing positions. Most notable is her several years at a leading digital advertising agency in London and 4 years of marketing within the contingent workforce industry. Sally’s transition into marketing has enabled her to utilise her vast knowledge of the digital space to implement valuable digital marketing initiatives.

Sally is driven by her goal of advancing the organisation’s growth in the digital future.

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Garima Sareen

Head of Client Services

Garima is the Head of Client Services for the APAC region.

Garima is responsible for delivering high quality and tailored solutions for our existing and prospective customers. Her knack for anticipating customer needs and bigger-picture thinking means she is entrusted with large scale implementations for the business.

Holding an MBA degree with specialisations in Marketing and Finance, she has 8 years of experience across Customer Development, pre-sales management, client management and implementation.