Certus APAC is a specialist provider of end-to-end Human Capital Management (HCM) and Enterprise Resource Planning (ERP) cloud services. We specialise in the delivery, training and support of Oracle® Cloud Services (formerly known as Fusion Applications and Taleo) and are recognised not only as an Oracle Platinum Specialised Partner but also as a training provider to Oracle University and Alliances & Channels.

To-date, Certus has delivered over 26 Oracle Cloud engagements since 2014 and is one of the fastest growing consultancies in the Oracle Partner ecosystem. Many of our projects have been multi-country with need for integration, change management and data migration.

Our reputation is based on agility, innovation and delivery excellence. Our mission is to be recognised by our clients for delivering the right, value add, tangible, pragmatic business solutions across all Oracle HCM and ERP modules.

We put our clients needs first in everything we do and pride ourselves in maintaining great partnerships with our customers into the future.

Certus has a reputation for being bold. We embraced Oracle Cloud from the beginning and have always worked in cloud. Innovation and agility are at the heart of what our consultants do every day and we are passionate about creating measurable value for our customers.


Lee Martin, Director, Capability Lead

Lee is a proven Project Manager, Solution Architect and Functional Consultant with over 12 years of experience in delivering HCM SaaS solutions globally. Specialising in Oracle HCM Cloud Solutions, his experience spans across a diverse range of industry sectors including Banking, Professional Services, Financial Services, Mining, Aviation, Telecommunications, Pharmaceutical, Engineering, Government, Healthcare, Hotel and Tourism, and Entertainment & Gaming.

Lee was awarded the Oracle-Taleo Recruiting Cloud Service Certified Implementation Specialist Certification by Oracle Corporation in December 2014; in recognition for his expertise in selling and implementing Oracle-Taleo Recruiting.

Lee has also been awarded the Talent Architect Certification by Taleo Corporation in 2012. For recognition in his unique expertise across the entire Taleo Talent Management suite, one of only a handful of Taleo consultants globally to be a certified Talent Architect.


Rebecca Hodgson, Director, Professional Services

Rebecca heads up the delivery and support services at Certus APAC. She is a result driven Services Delivery Leader and Project Manager with 12+ years of experience in HCM SaaS software delivery. As an accredited project manager (a PMP since 2004), Rebecca has led both local and global projects requiring process re-engineering, business consulting and change management. Rebecca has a wide range of experience delivering quality results and value to many clients across numerous industry verticals including Finance, Banking, Hotel and Tourism, Airline, Government, Audit and Tax, Mining and Telecommunications.

Rebecca has been in other leadership roles including the Oracle|Taleo Practice Manager at Oracle Corporation where she was responsible for ensuring the successful delivery of Oracle|Taleo projects throughout the Asia Pacific region.


Ian Wood, Managing Partner

Ian is an accomplished operations and consulting services professional with a unique combination of global experience combined with a strong background in strategic account management, operations, Cloud HCM and business development. 

Ian co-founded the Asia Pacific operations for Taleo growing the business to a successful profitable business with numerous large enterprise and SMB clients across Asia Pacific for over a decade culminating in its acquisition by Oracle Corporation.

At Oracle Ian was in a management position as Senior Director and lead for the Asia Pacific SaaS Strategy team, responsible for the enablement of a highly skilled team of functional and project management professionals enabling APAC teams to deliver Oracle’s HCM solutions to large scale global corporate clients.

He was also responsible for defining the APAC strategy for packaging the solutions and developing the delivery methodology as well as building strategic relationships with internal and external clients.

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Sumit Malhotra, Director, Capability Lead

Sumit is a skilled Project Manager, Solution Architect and Techno-Functional Software Implementation Consultant with over 12 years of experience in HCM SaaS delivery. With proficient functional and technical consulting skills in Human Capital Management Solutions, Sumit specialises in Oracle Global Human Resources, Oracle Talent Management, Oracle Business Intelligence and Integration Platforms such as Taleo Connect Client, HCM Data Loader & HCM Extracts. He has a strong track-record of successfully implementing these in local and global/multi-lingual projects in industries such as Airline, Banking & Finance, Education, Energy, Entertainment & Tourism, Food & Beverage, Government, Hospitality, Mining, Professional Services and Retail.

Having worked in Human Capital Management Systems on both vendor and client side, Sumit has a holistic perception of business requirements and can effectively translate them into technical solutions.

Sumit has previously worked as Senior Principal Consultant at Oracle Corporation and Senior Consultant at Taleo where he had efficiently delivered multiple new implementation and optimisation projects in Taleo Enterprise Edition.

Sumit holds Masters in Computers and Bachelors in Commerce. He is a member of the Project Management Institute (PMI) and the Australian Computer Society (ACS).