The team

Greg Neylan

Regulatory, Compliance & Land Access Manager

Greg is responsible for regulatory compliance of the Australia Singapore Cable project, along with all permits and agreements necessary to build the network. Greg has worked within the telecommunications industry for over 25 years, with senior roles in fixed and mobile operators, as well as with the Australian government. Greg brings a broad range of skills and project manager experience to the ASC team.

Dina Bauman

Project Manager

Having worked in the telco/ ISP/ IT industry for over 20 years, Dina has extensive experience working in various roles including Wholesale Business Development, Product Management / Development and Business Analysis – which has finally lead her to her passion of Project Management which she has now been doing for the past 14 years.  As a certified practicing Project Manager, Dina has primarily worked on telco product development and large network engineering type projects. Dina has direct experience project managing the recent North West Cable system between Darwin and Port Hedland.

Michael DeKlerk

Design and Solutions Engineer

Michael has worked in the Telecommunications industry for more than 20 years. Michael brings vast experience in telco project design from initial concept through to completion. Michael provided key technical engineering expertise on SDH and DWDM projects around Australia, and more recently the North West Cable System between Darwin and Port Hedland. Michael also provided Account Management expertise in ITC solutions including Rural and Remote Radio solutions and ATM and Frame Relay based private networks.

Mathew Shields

Technical Lead/Director

Mathew has over 34 years’ experience in telecommunications in Australia and Internationally. Mathew has performed pivotal roles in network transformation, national and global network rollout, network integration and carrier interconnect. Mathew has vast experience and knowledge covering network planning, design, specification and procurement as well as the implementation of large telecommunications projects including long distance fibre builds in remote northern Australia and subsea optical cable systems. Mathew also brings extensive experience in business development including customer engagement and relationship development with Government and large global corporate clients in the resources and oil and gas industry.

David Gibson

Commercial & Contracts Manager

David is responsible for commercial and contracts within the Australia Singapore Cable project. David brings a wealth of telecommunications industry experience, with prior roles including various engineering/commercial roles, Group Product Manager, Head of Marketing & Carrier Relations and Principal Consultant commencing with Telstra, and subsequently Uecomm, Silk Telecom, GQC and UXC.

Peter Harrison

Project Director

Peter has been working across the North West Cable system and the Australia Singapore Cable since their inception.  Throughout these projects Peter has worked in several senior roles covering engineering, operations, commercial, products and marketing.  Peter spent the earlier part of his career in Telstra in engineering, project management and product management roles, including a period as head of the customer premises equipment line of business.