Chairman and CEO
Karl has a Graduate Diploma in Management, is a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, and was a long-standing member of The Executive Connection. He is an active business angel and property investor and worked with a range of industry sectors and businesses. Previously MD, Karl is now CEO and Executive Chairman and the largest shareholder in Techniche. During his time as MD, Techniche grew from a Tasmanian-based IT services company to a global IT company with operations in Europe, the US and Asia.
Andrew, an IT Analyst, has a BSC with Honours in Computer Science and is a Master of Business Administration. He is a Senior Member of the Australian Computer Society and a member of the Industry Advisory Board at University of Queensland IT School, in the Faculty of Engineering. Andrew now specialises in mentoring businesses and government programmes, and in investing in start-up businesses. He is Chairman of the Remuneration Committee and a member of the Audit Committee.
An experienced senior executive specialising in operating and growing technology companies in global markets. Mark’s experience is developed across a range of companies and including a range of roles including CEO, EVP sales, non-executive director and investor. His skills span the lifecycle of technology companies including business and strategic planning, management/operations, sales/marketing/business development, corporate development, fundraising, mergers & acquisitions, and corporate governance.
An experienced business leader holding an MBA and a BA in Personnel Management, Anastasia has extensive previous experience of developing and growing global cloud-based analytics solutions. Her wide-ranging skill set includes expertise in business strategy and growth, workforce planning, reporting and analytics, and governance, growth and fundraising in the not-for-profit sector.
Chief Technology Officer
A seasoned networking and software industry executive with a track record of innovation and building software businesses at Cisco, Microsoft, Rockwell and other leading technology companies. Has founded and led a number of successful startups focused on bringing new innovation to market including technology areas such as distributed cloud computing architectures, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning and large scale SaaS software services.
Chief Financial Officer
A member of CPA Australia, David has more than 30 years' experience in finance and investment. His prior roles include senior executive positions with a range of international and domestic banking institutions where he has managed teams of finance professionals, implemented business systems and spearheaded improvement initiatives. He held the role of Techniche group financial controller from 2014 until 2018 when he was promoted to CFO.
James has over 18 years' experience in the network management and monitoring industry and brings to Techniche a wealth of skill and knowledge gained whilst working for large telecommunications and banking organisations as an integrator and consultant. Based in Brisbane, James is responsible for managing all business operations in the APAC region.
Experienced executive and technology professional with 15 years’ experience in developing and delivering enterprise-scale software solutions to the facilities management sector. Combining cross-industry experience of IT application/infrastructure, with best practice and cross change management, Paul manages the strategic and operational running of Techniche solution portfolio across EMEA delivering high level professional service to clients and colleagues.
Chief Marketing Officer
An experienced marketing professional with a background in the IT and outsourcing sectors, Chris has over 20 years’ experience in developing and delivering successful B2B marketing strategy and 10 years’ experience in lecturing in business and marketing at postgraduate levels. Chris leads the marketing function across the Techniche group developing engagement with both brands across all three territories.