Sean McDonald

Founder and CEO

Sean McDonald is the founder and CEO of MOBIT, the leading Interactive Mobile Messaging Platform for business and marketing agencies. Sean is veteran of email marketing and automation having spent fifteen plus years consulting with international companies such as Pfizer, Royal Bank of Scotland, Xerox and many others to implement 'high touch' client  engagement systems.

Jim Koch

Senior Vice President - North America


Jim Koch  heads our North American and UK operations from our office in the tech hub of Phoenix , Arizona.  Over the past 20 years Jim has worked in everything from small Internet startups to one of the world’s largest companies where he managed the TIA’s world's leading telecommunication certification in convergence. 

Liam McDonald

Operations and Product Development Manager

Liam McDonald is responsible for the ongoing development of our platform to ensure we are meeting the needs of our customers around the world.  Liam heads the development team and works with sales and marketing to deliver new features, functionality and new integration's to the MOBIT platform.

Kevin Mogavero

Senior Manager - Customer Success

Kevin Mogavero is responsible for all customer onboarding and training and ensures that our training programs are delivering the highest value to our worldwide clients.


Theresa Gattung


Theresa was CEO and Managing Director of Telecom New Zealand a $5 billion turnover telecommunications business operating in New Zealand and Australia and listed on the NZX, ASX and NYSE. During her tenure as CEO she led Telecom through world-changing technology developments and the evolution of the business from a traditional Telco to the number one IT provider in New Zealand. 

Sean McDonald

CEO - Director


Sean works with the board to plan new strategies and assess new markets for the worldwide expansion of the business. Sean also plays a key role in all strategic partner programs and advises the board on partner initiatives that will add value to MOBIT and its user base.

Phil Richards



Phil is an serial entrepreneur and founder of 9 different companies. Phil loves business and is passionate about the rewards success can bring and Improving lives through business success.  Phil is a seasoned entrepreneur, who is fantastic at creating strategic vision and action plans which result in highly profitable businesses.

Bruce Sheppard


Bruce Sheppard co-founded Gilligan Sheppard in 1985 and still enjoys the challenges, direction and innovation of the practice. Bruce has become exposed to all aspects of the capital markets in NZ including the inner functioning of regulators, major listed companies and market intermediaries.