Our Team

The awesome sauce which makes everything taste better

Asantha Wijeyeratne
CEO

Co-founder Asantha brings his passion and wealth of experience to our mission: revolutionising payroll.

Troy Tarrant
CTO

Co-founder Troy has turned vision into reality – New Zealand's premiere payroll software. He'll keep us innovating.

Vicky Taylor
Head of Customer Experience

Her time managing national payroll service teams means Vicky's seen it all. She's passionate about solving customer issues.

Krishnakumar Guda
Senior Advisor

Responsible for driving revenue growth by establishing channels and strategic partnerships while enabling the business to digitize, automate and scale its customer facing activities.

Ben Colgate
Head of Design

Having worked with some of NZ's top SaaS companies, Ben knows what it takes to keep us ahead of the competition.

Logan Tyson
Business Development Manager

Logan loves innovative solutions to old problems. He's excited to help introduce Simply Payroll to Kiwi businesses.

Rachel Marsland
Operations

Rachel's extensive operational experience keeps the lights on and things running smoothly. We'd fall apart without her!

Joseph Weerasinghe
CFO

Joseph has over 35 years' experience in finance, and over a decade at PwC as a director and in audit management.

Andrew Barnes
Chairman

A hugely-successful track record of innovation, disruption, and digitisation makes Andrew a dream fit to head up our board.

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