About Us

The Cavan Group is a specialty IT consulting firm focused on Workload placement strategy, hosting solutions and workload migrations for enterprise clients across all industry sectors. The company was founded in 1994 and has since grown to become one of the most respected and competent consulting organizations in the technology sector.

We pride ourselves in being a completely independent organization and have no affiliation with any public cloud, colocation or managed services providers. This impartiality and objectivity ensures that we always put our client's interests first.



John McCabe


John McCabe

John McCabe is a graduate of the University of Colorado at Boulder with a Bachelor of Science in Electrical and Computer Engineering and a Bachelor of Arts in Music degrees. He began his career consulting with a global professional services organization supporting client engagements implementing IT systems management technologies and processes. He then transitioned into a corporate IT role with a multi-national retail and distribution company, eventually leading the global Enterprise Architecture teams. In 2017, John joined the Cavan Group as Principle Consultant and has continued to support and lead key engagements for our clients.
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John Martin

Founder & Principal

John Martin

John Martin is a Principal at The Cavan Group which he founded in 1994. The Cavan Group is an independent IT consulting firm that works with clients in all sectors including financial services, healthcare, life sciences and eCommerce. The Cavan Group specializes in workload hosting strategy, hosting solutions and program management of complex application migration initiatives. Mr. Martin is responsible for identifying business and technology trends and developing service offerings that meet the needs of a diverse client base. Earlier in his career, Mr. Martin held IT management positions at Houghton Mifflin Harcourt and Fidelity Investments.

Mark Wilme

Mark Wilme

Practice Lead

Mark Wilme

Mark Wilme joined The Cavan Group in May of 2014 with over 25 years of experience in the Financial Services sector, both in the US and the UK.

An experienced leader, Mark excels at delivering complex enterprise level technology solutions while helping his team to achieve meaningful goals. Mark’s experience includes leadership roles spanning technology infrastructure, application development and technology governance at BNY Mellon, PNC Financial Services, First Data Corporation and London and Manchester Assurance (now Friends Provident llc).

At Cavan, Mark is responsible for overall management, delivery and direction of the team’s client engagements, evolution of our core practices and disciplines, and works with John Martin on the growth of the business into new practice areas and sectors.

Mark enjoys time sailing Rhode Island and New England waters with his family in the summer and his 1957 MGA roadster when the weather permits.

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