CEO and Founder
Navroze Eduljee is the founder of CorVant and serves as President and CEO. His primary focus is to enhance product and service offerings, develop Customer relationships and strategic partnerships, direct business development efforts and to define the companyʼs growth strategy for all industry verticals.
Navroze has over 22 years of technology management experience at Fortune 100 companies and a proven track record of implementing innovative and right-sized technology solutions that deliver significant return on investment. He is experienced at leading initiatives to implement comprehensive business intelligence programs designed to evaluate the effectiveness of business strategies and drive application intelligence.
Navroze is also the founder and CEO of DecisivEdge which provides technology consulting, management and solution delivery for large financial institutions.
Prior to founding DecisivEdge and CorVant, Navroze spent 15 years with MBNA and Bank of America in key business technology roles. He most recently served as the Director of Business Performance Management, with responsibility for implementing value added marketing technology and business intelligence solutions across the $180 billion consumer credit card and small business portfolio.
Navroze received his BS in Physics from the University of Bombay, India, and his MS in Computer Science from Temple University.
Advisor and Board Member
Sukumar Narayanan is an Advisor and Board Member with responsibility for product development and management, product implementation and development of the Company’s customer support infrastructure. Sukumar has more than 24 years of experience in leading corporations through IT-enabled business transformation programs.
Prior to joining CorVant, he served as the executive director of Global Business & Technology Consulting at Dell Inc., where he led Dell’s Business Consulting, ERP Consulting and ERP Applications Outsourcing services globally. As Advisor and Board Member, Sukumar works with members of the CorVant management team on key strategic activities and specifically lead the company’s product development, product implementation and customer support activities.
Sukumar has deep experience implementing ERP solutions for large companies throughout the United States, the United Kingdom, Europe, Asia and the Middle East, and works to help further CorVant’s value proposition for small businesses as well as continuing to evolve the CorVant methodology to simplify the process of adopting and implementing solutions. His talents and efforts strengthen the company and positions it for growth.
Narayanan earned a bachelor’s degree in economics and math from Delhi University, India, and a master’s degree in business administration in management information systems from Temple University.
Senior Sales Director
Stephen Bullard is Senior Sales Director for CorVant, primarily responsible for PierVantage™ sales and marketing efforts. Stephen brings to bear his considerable marine industry experience to provide insights on new features and functionality to our development team. He is also actively engaged in providing advisory services to our boatyard customers.
Stephen has over forty years of marine industry experience, with over twenty years directly related to the management of well-known marine service facilities in New England and the Pacific Northwest. Prior to joining CorVant, Stephen spent six years providing professional services and promoting marine operational software to boat yards, boat builders, dealerships and marinas throughout North America. These positions have led Stephen to a high level of understanding in the marine services arena in the following areas: project management, yard operations, business process & procedures, service management, customer account management, financial analysis, forensic accounting, inventory set up and inventory management.
Stephen completed a 12 month course in boat design at the Landing School in Maine and has spent his entire life on the water logging more than 15,000 miles sailing in the Atlantic and Pacific Oceans. He also enjoys offshore fishing and is licensed to handle power and sailing vessels up to 100 tons.
Vice President of Operations
Bruce Hopkins is Vice President of Operations for CorVant. Bruce is responsible for overseeing day-to-day operations related to PierVantage, with a specific focus on product and service development while helping to enhance the new customer on-boarding and implementation process.
Bruce is also focused on creating and delivering two new service offerings for current PierVantage customers; Accounting-as-a-Service and Financial-Management-as-a-Service. These new services will help customers leverage PierVantage capabilities and drive efficiencies in their business. Prior to joining CorVant, Bruce was the Chief Financial Officer of three World Class Boat Building companies including Hodgdon Yachts, Inc., East Boothbay, Maine, Lyman Morse Boat Building Company in Thomaston, Maine, and Gunboat International, Ltd., in Wanchese, North Carolina.
Bruce is a graduate of the College of William and Mary of Williamsburg, Virginia, is a Certified Public Accountant with 20 years of experience, and is active with the Make-A-Wish-Foundation.
As the Operations Manager for CorVant, Mike focuses on the day to day activities behind PierVantage™. Mike works closely with the users of PierVantage from leading the initial implementation process through to providing product training and support, ensuring a successful transition and maximizing our customers’ ROI.
Prior to joining CorVant, Mike worked in sales and support roles at a New Jersey based custom software development firm, where he was involved in the development and support of a variety of business management solutions across a wide range of industries. Since joining CorVant in 2012, he has helped to implement PierVantage™ for more than 20 new customers and resolve thousands of support requests.
Mike earned a Bachelor of Science degree in Business Administration, with a concentration in Finance from Boston University.
Richard Eilers is a Sales Executive for CorVant LLC, primarily responsible for PierVantage™ new market interactions including financial, productivity, and project management solutions for recreational and commercial boat builders, boatyards, and all marine-related service and sales organizations.
His broad skill set and working knowledge of the marine industry provides PierVantage™ customers with a collaborative insight of trends, improvements, and opportunities. Richard is also quick to identify and implement successful action plans, harnessing the vast capabilities of PierVantage™ plans to improve operational efficiency, enhance Customer Experience, and increase profitability.
Richard has enjoyed more than 25 years in the marine industry, having worked with some of the most respected boat builders, boatyards and industry veterans. His tenure has included Customer Service Manager of Viking Yachting Center, and Owner Operator of a marina and service facility. In addition, he has studied at Calhoon MEBA Marine Engineering School, and New Jersey Institute of Technology (NJIT).
Holding a United States Coast Guard (USCG) 100 Ton License, Richard actively participates in offshore and inshore fishing and tournaments. His passion for boats extends to automotive as well, where he also participates in high performance driving events, with various marque clubs and organizations.