Management Team

      Collectively, we are CourseLoop (formerly known as Factor5 Software). Separately, we bring a range of backgrounds, qualifications and experience across a variety of industries to get results for our clients.

      Brian Clark

      Brian Clark

      Chief Executive Officer

      Trevor Nelson

      Trevor Nelson

      Chief Technology Officer

      Michael Bobele

      Michael Bobele

      Executive Director, Professional Services

      Jon Whitmee

      Jon Whitmee

      Executive Director, Business Operations

      Board of Directors

      Brian Clark

      CEO and Director

      Steve Somogyi

      Chair

      Jodie Moule

      Non-Executive Director

      Mark Jobling

      Non-Executive Director

      Scott Bache

      Non-Executive Director

      Our Story

      Birth of an idea

      Since I developed my first BASIC application on an Apple IIc in 1984, I’ve been interested in solving real world problems with technology. A career in software development brought me to management and leadership roles in Banking and then into Higher Education. Then one fateful day in 2014, a senior academic colleague invited me to be part of the team preparing her faculty’s submission for course accreditation by the Australian Computer Society (ACS). It was a mammoth, and entirely manual process.

      There has to be a better way, I thought. Surely someone has already solved this problem. After scanning the market globally, I was convinced that no company was addressing Curriculum Management, end-to-end, properly. Someone should. And that someone may as well be me, and thus CourseLoop’s (formerly Factor5 Software) purpose was set and the platform was born.

      Brian Clark

      Founder and CEO, CourseLoop (formerly Factor5 Software)

      Brian Clark

      Careers

      We help universities transform the way they manage curriculum. Along the way, we’re building a fantastic team who learn, grow and have fun at work.

      We’re an early stage software company, so our team members have opportunities to shape not just our products, but the future of our company. If you’re a highly capable, energetic and motivated team player, we’d love to hear from you.

      Find your next move here and help us build the future of curriculum management

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      Changing the way you manage your curriculum starts with a conversation. Download our white paper to learn more – or get in touch to discuss your needs.

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