Oracle Cloud Specialists

Meet the Team

Tony Cassidy

CEO & Founder

Tony founded Vertice, with the intention to build an indigenous consulting business, focused on optimal Oracle Solutions.

He has 18 Years of experience and insight in the provision of Oracle Solutions. He has worked extensively in the Business Intelligence, Enterprise Performance Management, Data Integration and Oracle Applications areas – designing and delivering multiple successful Enterprise Solution Architectures. Aligned with in depth understanding of Oracle Systems and Database platforms, Tony is well recognised as an established Oracle Focused “end to end” Solution Architect.

His primary focus is still to ensure that both Oracle and Vertice clients attain optimum value from their investment.

Christine Curley

CTO and Head of Expert Services

Christine has numerate years of experience and insight in the provision of Oracle Technology Solutions. Christine’s core area of expertise has been attained in Business Analytics, EPM, Advanced Analytics, Data Warehousing, Data Integration, Database and Systems areas. Performing the role of Principal Architect in many delivery projects, Christine has been responsible for multiple Mid-sized and Enterprise Solution Architectures, as well as the hands-on delivery of many of these Solutions. Thus, Christine is also well recognised as an established Oracle Focused Solution Architect. Christine is the Head of Expert Services in Vertice and she manages the Solutions and the skilled resources in the delivery of Vertice technical solutions, also now encompassing PaaS and IaaS for Oracle Solutions.

Alistair McDonald

Head of Business Development

Alistair is a highly practiced and respected individual with over 30 years experience in the IT industry in Ireland and the UK. With successful General and Sales Management in blue-chip companies Alistair has in depth knowledge of how to develop, sell and deliver complex IT solutions. His clients have included major contracts in both the Public Sector and Global Private Sector. Alistair has held senior positions in the Oracle Sales Organisation and has in depth experience in the end to end Oracle lifecycle, from Sales and Delivery through to Managed Service provision. Attained across the breadth of the Oracle product offerings – Oracle Applications and Technology, and now Oracle SaaS, PaaS and IaaS.

Willie Galvin


Willie joined Vertice Group in January 2016 having been involved in an advisory capacity since inception. He is a Chartered Accountant and member of the Irish Taxation Institute and has been providing advisory services for over 16 years to a range of multinational and indigenous businesses firstly in KPMG as tax manager, McCann FitzGerald Solicitors and Foreign Tax Returns as director / owner. Willie has a wide range of experience and specializes in the provision of management information and KPI’s to decision makers through use of their existing systems and technologies. He has a deep knowledge of accounting and management solutions including Oracle’s Netsuite and ESSBASE and forms a key part of delivering value to Vertice’s internal systems.