Chief Executive and Technology Officer, Technology Leads Pty. Ltd.
Former Commonwealth Bank of Australia's Chief Engineer, running Technology Leads, a software engineering firm specialising in AI-First transformation for financial institutions. With 16 years of experience across all SDLC stages, I run Technology Leads, a software engineering and consulting firm, and we specialise in transforming the software development eco-systems of large financial institutions around Microsoft eco-system using AI, Hybrid/Multi-Cloud, and DevSecOps which enables innovation and saves a ton of cash in productivity. Previously I was Chief Software Engineer at Commonwealth Bank of Australia, leading a team of 130+ software engineers in a Distributed Agile Environment across three locations. I led the transformation of a legacy engineering platform for a product with around 1500 features. We went from a 15-year-old monolithic Windows application to a containerised micro-services based and cloud-native web application on PaaS within three years at Commonwealth Bank of Australia. I have proven track record in driving large end-to-end Software Transformation Initiatives, Cloud Adoption, Uplifting Engineering Core Capability, Architecture, Automation, Continuous Delivery and also Cultural Transformation across enterprise platforms such as Commonwealth Bank's Digital (Mobile) and Branch platforms. I have also led and defined partnering strategies for large platforms, enabling teamwork and collaboration across onshore/offshore teams.