Our People

All of our Principal and Lead Architects have deep and varied experience in the IT industry and working in Enterprise and/or Solution Architecture. Our current Architects are:

Glenn Smyth

Glenn Smyth

Chief Architect

Glenn is a Chief Architect with outstanding experience in the implementation of Enterprise Architecture and practices in support of transformational IT change programs.

Glenn is extremely passionate about Enterprise Architecture and the outcomes it can deliver. His passion is infectious and the enthusiasm he generates typically survives long after his departure.

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Angus Matheson

Angus Matheson

Principal Architect

Angus is a highly experienced executive management consultant and consulting enterprise architect. With more than 27 years of international experience engaging with and advising the CxO community on major transformational outcomes he provides insight to businesses on how to maximise their investment in IT, align corporate and IT strategies and leverage the emerging trends in digital transformation to do so.

A highly experienced enterprise architect he has been involved in all areas and domains of architecture including enterprise, solution, domain, integration, security, business, application, information and technical.

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Adrienne Gosling

Adrienne Gosling

Principal Architect

Adrienne has had over 30 years of IT experience across different industry sectors including banking and finance; agribusiness; education; utilities; health insurance and aged care. During that time, she has successfully fulfilled a range of senior management, project and consultancy roles in both strategic and operational contexts.

The diversity of these roles, performed at a global, national and local level, have included the leadership of operational functions, strategy review teams, enterprise programs of work, external vendor specialists and externally outsourced project teams.

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Phil Yeardley

Phil Yeardley

Principal Architect

Phil is a Principal Architect and people leader with over 25 years of experience in multiple industry sectors. He has a broad range of business and technical knowledge, management ability and pragmatic solution skills gained from a solid foundation in software engineering working as an architect and leader within the technology and business domains.

Over the span of his 25 year career, Phil has worked in Software Engineering, Management, Project Management, Architecture and Change Management. Phil is equally comfortable operating at all levels of the enterprise, whether seeking approval from Executive or the Board or helping mentor junior staff within the change environment.

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Ric Hayman

Ric Hayman

Principal Architect

Ric is a Principal Architect with about 30 years experience in the IT Industry, spending time in everything from operations to innovation, including analysis, design and development, project management and managing development teams.

Prior to his IT experience, Ric has had roles in hospitality, sales and manufacturing. He holds qualifications in Marketing, Corporate Finance and Management, and is a member of the Australian Institute of Management (Certified Professional Manager).

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Alan Evans

Alan Evans

Lead Architect

Alan is an Architect with over 20 years’ experience working within the IT industry, both in a permanent and consulting capacity. He has worked at sites across the UK, USA and Australia in a variety of industries including Finance, Utilities, Government, Telecoms and Supply Chain Management.

His experience is wide and varied, more recently as an Architect specialising in Business Capability Modelling. As well as general consulting capability models, Alan also has experience producing Business Capability Models that are specifically designed to be suitable for determining Service and Software Container boundaries for enterprise wide SOA.

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Chris Wood

Chris Wood

Lead Architect

Chris is a Lead Architect with over 20 years’ experience in the IT Industry. Starting his career in software development, Chris’ ability to understand design concepts, exposure to a variety of technologies, and an ability to converse at ease with both business and technical communities led to a natural progression into the architecture domain.

With real practitioner experience as both an Enterprise Architect and Solution Architect, Chris understands how vital the bridge is between these two architecture domains in order to make the architecture actionable and deliver value to the organisation.

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Dave Gorman

Dave Gorman

Lead Architect

A Business and IT Consultant with over 25 years experience in the financial services and utilities industry, with a proven track record in Enterprise Architecture, Solutions Architecture and Project Management.

Specialties:

  • Business and Enterprise architecture, specifically in Banking and Insurance
  • Retail and Corporate banking, payments and core banking solutions expert.
  • Extensive industry knowledge and tier one consulting experience across Finacial Services
  • Wide knowledge of software in the Business Process Management and Core Banking arena
Paul Yeardley

Paul Yeardley

Lead Architect

Paul is a Lead Architect with over 20 years experience in the IT Industry and has worked in areas ranging from development and analysis to architecture and management.

The broad range of roles that Paul has performed over the years have given him an excellent experience base to be able to understand the different issues that companies face in today’s business and technology environment, and to assist those companies in delivering successful change programs to better align the business with technology, and meet the business outcomes.

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Rob Malcolm

Rob Malcolm

Lead Architect (Data Specialist)

Rob has extensive professional experience working closely with businesses in the areas of innovation, data and information management, business analysis, project management, and strategic planning.

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Rohan Sharp

Rohan Sharp

Lead Architect

Rohan is a lead architect with over 17 years in the IT industry. He has experience in multiple organisations across the banking, insurance, government, logistics and manufacturing industries.

The roles that Rohan has performed include architectural leadership on a large core banking transformation program, architecture design, delivery, governance and reference architecture development.  This diversity of experience has given Rohan a strong appreciation of the challenges and opportunities faced by organisations when delivering robust, business aligned technology solutions.

Sam Loveridge

Sam Loveridge

Lead Architect

Sam is an Architect with 15 years of experience in the IT industry. He has worked with a number of organisations and has experience across a broad range of industries, including Financial Services, Health, Defence, Resources and Government.

Sam has been providing leadership at both programme and project levels for the last 10 years. In addition to this, he has actively developed architecture practices, having managed a Solution Architecture practice in a banking environment as well as leading the solution architecture practice in South Australia for a global systems integrator.

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Shannon Slater

Shannon Slater

Lead Architect

Shannon is an Architect who has been working in the IT industry for 16 years. His experience includes 7 years as an architect where he has been responsible for bridging the gap between IT and the business during business transformations and legacy integration projects.

In addition to the work Shannon has done at an architecture level he has many years experience in embedding solution architecture into an organisation, designing solutions, development, leading development and design teams and providing direct consultancy services to business and partners.

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Warren Fenn

Warren Fenn

Architect

Warren is a Technical Writer / Architect with over 14 years’ experience working within the IT industry, both in a permanent and consulting capacity. He has worked at sites across Australia in a variety of industries including Finance, Utilities, Telecommunications and IT Servicing.

His experience is wide and varied, more recently as an Architect specialising in Business Capability Modelling. As well as general consulting capability models, Warren also has experience producing Business Capability Models that are specifically designed to be suitable for determining Service and Software Container boundaries for enterprise wide SOA.

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