Management Team

Samuel Marks CA B.Bus
Samuel Marks CA B.BusManaging Director
Mr Marks has over 18 years global commercial experience in accounting, consulting, corporate finance and corporate roles. He held senior roles with Coopers & Lybrand (PwC), Arthur Anderson (now KordaMentha) and General Electric with experience working across the US, UK, Europe, Australia, China and Hong Kong.

Previous to his role as Managing Director for Vivid Technology, Mr Marks founded Toroso Group (subsequently Main Street Capital).

Mr Marks is a Chartered Accountant with a Bachelor of Business and is Six Sigma qualified through General Electric. He is a Director of The Melbourne Foundation, a not-for-profit organisation which provides education opportunities for financially disadvantaged youth.

Urbain Du Plessis
Urbain Du PlessisChief Technology Officer
Member of Illumination Engineering Society of North America, South Africa & Australia/New Zealand, Member of SAE International 30-year specialist technology and business developer in the global lighting and associated industry, delivering multiple projects and over 1 000 products encompassing the automotive, Motorsport, mining, major sport facilities, industrial, commercial, architectural and hospitality sectors.
Raphael Fiorini
Raphael FioriniChief Commercial Officer
Technology executive with over 25yrs experience in strategy and new technology commercialisation, both domestically and internationally.

Focused on how new and emerging technology can be commercially leveraged to disrupt incumbent business models. Held senior roles across a range of organisations including Telstra, Optus, UUNET, Verizon, NBN, Hills Technology, and Fujitsu.

Chris Hayes
Chris Hayes Company Secretary & CFO
Mr Hayes was appointed to the role of Company Secretary and CFO effective 1 May 2018.

Mr Hayes is an experienced CFO, Company Secretary and Finance Executive with over 20 years of local and international experience.

Samuel Redmond
Samuel RedmondChief Innovation Officer
13+ years of technical, commercial and advisory experience including technical and technological solutions in the aerospace sector in EU and AU. BDM and principle for Melbourne based firm writing and reviewing policy for State Government and COAG as well as developing strategy for business and NGO clients.
Shane Lewis B.Bus (Mktg)
Shane Lewis B.Bus (Mktg)General Manager Sales
18 years business unit management experience based in Australia, Asia Pacific and the UK, with a diverse background in Electronic Monitoring and Control Systems, Capital Equipment and Engineering Services for the Australian Mining industry.

In 2011, established a consulting firm whose major clients included Honeywell, with focus on the US market in product innovation and commercialisation.

Nadya Krienke-Becker B.Bus (Mktg)
Nadya Krienke-Becker B.Bus (Mktg)Chief Marketing Officer
Over 30 years’ experience in Marketing & Communications both in Australia and Internationally with a strong background in the Sustainability, Energy, Retail and FMCG market sectors.

Previously GM of Brand and Marketing Communications for Origin & AGL, Head of Marketing / Branding for the Shaper Group, SECOS Group and Energy Advice (Now Energy Action). Nadya is a Banksia Foundation Judge.

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