OUR PEOPLE

Venn IT was established by experienced IT specialists with a knack for matching the best technology solutions to the business needs of some of Australia’s most successful organisations.

Geoff Hughes

Geoff brings more than twenty years of IT experience. He has specialised in datacentre technologies and virtualisation for the last seventeen years, giving him a strong foundation to help customers capitalise on the industry transformation occurring today. Geoff has worked with major education and healthcare organisations, as well as for a well-known technology vendor, before specialising in systems integration.

Geoff Hughes Venn IT Solutions

Rob Cargill

Rob has guided many organisations safely and effectively through the immense technology changes of the last 25 years in his role as a systems integrator. Known for his ability to quietly get the job done. Rob’s insights into business drivers have proven invaluable in devising technology solutions that stand out.

Rob Cargill

James Thomas

James has a background in systems integration, major cloud-related projects and customised technology solutions in difficult environments. Through this, he has earned a reputation as a hard-working, ethical technologist focused on outcomes that benefit every customer he works with.

James Thomas Venn IT Solutions

Kate Switala

Kate is a financial accountant who has proven herself to be an integral member of the Venn IT team extending the traditional role to keep the business organised and compliant.

Kate Switala - Venn IT Solutions

Trent Muller

Trent is a Venn IT Principal Consultant with 15 years’ experience and provides our clients with solutions which aim to simplify configuration, management and enhance security. Trent strongly believes in constantly learning and focusing on personal development to provide the best outcomes.

Trent is a specialist in Enterprise Data Protection, Backup and Recovery Systems, Disaster Recovery, Microsoft Exchange, and Exchange Online Migrations and is a Generalist in Data Centre and Cloud, Server, Storage and Virtualisation.

In his down time, Trent likes to keep fit on the court, is an armchair AFL expert, and has been known to enjoy his Latin Dancing.

Trent Muller - Venn IT Solutions

Lenny Too

Lenny brings 20+ years of IT industry experience to the Venn IT team with an extensive background in Infrastructure and Windows technologies.
Lenny Too - Venn IT Solutions

Teiva Rodiere

Teiva is a technology enthusiast with a passion in the modern infrastructure. He is an experienced technical consultant with broad skills in data centre technologies. He specialises in emerging converged and software defined infrastructures.
Teiva Rodiere

Jakob Blakelock

Jakob is a highly motivated and enthusiastic IT professional with networking knowledge, technical support experience and an eagerness to learn.
Jakob Blakelock

Lucy Knowles

Lucy has spent nearly two decades in the I.T Industry, spending a large portion of this involved with various datacentre technologies. During this time Lucy demonstrated her versatility in various roles, from Technical Presales for a work flow automation vendor to Country Manager for Zambia, Africa, for a global I.T firm. She is a scrum master and has a particular interest in efficiency systems and any clever instruments that measure things or reduce complexity.
Lucy Knowles

Fiona Ramsay

Fiona is an admin extraordinaire specialising in sales support in the information technology industry.

Fiona Ramsay - Venn IT Solutions

Thomas Vernon-Johnson

Thomas has a background in Infrastructure and Systems Administration focussing on deployment and management of Enterprise Backup and recovery technologies across a range of industries.

Thomas Vernon-Johnson

Mal Aziz

Mal has a wide range of experience in systems integration, on premise to public cloud migration, Infrastructure automation and customised technology solutions.
Mal Aziz

Michael Woodward

Michael is a highly experienced Backup and Storage Engineer and has 20 years’ experience working in enterprise IT environments. These have been supporting many commercial and government agencies across a diverse range of technologies. He focuses on data protection design, implementation, integration, and analysis of existing environments and is a Commvault certified Master. Michael is focussed on engaging customers to determine areas of priority in remediating existing environments, he also prides himself in building relationships with customers to deliver outcomes that exceed expectations.
Michael Woodward

Paul McGuinness

Paul is an experienced ICT Manager with over 20 years’ experience in IT Infrastructure, Operations and Data Centre Management. He combines strong technical knowledge with a pragmatic, honest approach to people management and uses this incorporated skillset to work with his team and colleagues to drive and implement solutions for our customers.

He has a broad range of technical skills with a particular focus on IBM & Cisco Compute, Storage and Network infrastructure. He also has a strong focus on customer service and IT service delivery utilising ITIL/ITSM best practices.

Outside of office hours, Paul can either be found exploring Australia on his motorcycle or spending time with his family and cheering his kids on at sports.

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James Vreeling

James is an experienced and skilled Systems engineer. He is outcome driven and excels in finding the ideal solutions to his client’s issues. His resolutions are centered around the fundamental goal of ensuring that every client’s work becomes simple and streamlined.

He is an experienced Microsoft systems all-rounder including Active Directory and Authentication, an SCCM specialist and has a solid working knowledge of Virtualisation, VMWare ESX, Microsoft Azure.

In his spare time, James loves to travel with his family and enjoys exploring what the world has to offer. He loves a good BBQ (both the cooking and the eating), as well as spending time at the beach.

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Gareth Lee

Gareth is a senior Systems Engineer with 20 years’ experience in the IT Industry, with a particular focus on Storage and Data protection. He uses his prior experience in System Engineer roles to provide a balanced view of IT Infrastructure in order to provide a high quality of service with impeccable attention to detail.

Having worked extensively with Commvault, NetApp and HPE SAN Storage (including Primera and 3PAR), Gareth has applied his technical expertise across a variety of different sectors including Private, Public and Government.

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Dan Swinbourne

Dan is an experienced engineer with 7 years’ experience in ICT administration, support, design, and deployment. Dan ensures companies and their employees can achieve their desired outcomes with ease by keeping our clients running on the latest operating system technology and safe from external cyber threats.

Dan is particularly experienced within Windows environments and programs, Azure, Office 365 and Exchange. Additionally, he is skilled in network planning, deployment and configuration as well as management and deployment of VoIP solutions.

When not on the clock, Dan can be found in the sky or on the road either flying planes, riding motorbikes or restoring classic cars.

Michael Woodward

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