Our Team

Expert data management consultants

The team you need to achieve practical outcomes

When it comes to creating, implementing or resourcing your data management projects, Robinson Ryan has the team you need. Our team of consultants are pragmatic, understand the ‘real world’ and focus on achieving outcomes. We work closely with both business and IT stakeholders to avoid conflicts that can undermine data management initiatives.

You can engage our team for consulting, mentoring, training, execution – including resourcing or even taking over discrete functions for a period. We offer complete flexibility to support your data management goals. Our principal consultants are all senior executives with 20+ years of experience in data management and are all CDMP-certified. Our company also engages a network of associate consultants across Australia for project delivery.

Lloyd Robinson Director

Waits calmly while
you get the joke

Lloyd Robinson | Director | Data Strategy Lead

Certified Data Management Professional – Master

Lloyd is a global authority on the practical development of data management implementation. He is a published author, presenter and trainer and actively contributes to advancing the data management profession. Lloyd has overseen and executed many enterprise-scale data management projects: across four continents, over 38 years, and spanning the financial services, utilities, government and education industries. He has implemented well over $1Bn of change.  He is a strategic shaper of large-scale data management change initiatives, in the role of strategist, architect or governance facilitator.

Industry contributions and achievements

David Wiebe Director

Always asks ‘why?’

David Wiebe | Director | Data Architecture Lead

Certified Data Management Professional – Master

David is a DAMA Master level Certified Data Management Professional with over 30 years of experience in data management. He specialises in data modelling, data architecture, operations, integration and interoperability. David has worked across multiple sectors, bringing deep experience in government, resources and utilities, financial services and IT. David’s area of specialty is creating conceptual and logical enterprise data models to capture the integrated information and data needs of organisations for the purposes of understanding the scope of data involved in business activities.

Industry contributions and achievements

James Bell

Brings a growth
mindset

James Bell | General Manager | Business Transformation Lead

When it comes to helping organisations go on a data transformation journey, James takes your approach and builds out from what’s already working well. He is passionate about helping organisations unlock value and brings people, teams and business leaders together to clarify what success looks like in the future. He is adept at leading transformation and bringing people on the data journey to achieve your organisation’s strategic goals.

James’ approach goes beyond technology, digital or data – it’s the combination of bringing people together to create the solutions that truly make the most of your data. This is informed by more than 10 years’ experience driving transformation, technology and business growth across business, government, not for profits, member bodies and education.

Industry contributions and achievements

Tim Goswell Practice lead

Brings business and
IT together

Tim Goswell | Data Governance Lead

Certified Data Management Professional – Practitioner

When it comes to risks around data, Tim takes your approach from reactive to proactive. He brings business and IT leads together to clarify data decision-making authority, by creating the frameworks, processes and policies you need for robust and tangible data governance. Tim’s approach goes beyond compliance – to truly make the most of your data. This is informed by more than 20 years’ experience driving transformation, technology and data initiatives across business, government, defence and education. Tim respects existing structures, people and investments – evolving your approach rather than a ‘rip and replace’ mentality.

Industry contributions and achievements

Graham Wilson

Always has an
impressive plan

Graham Wilson | Business Architect

Certified Data Management Professional – Practitioner

Graham is a creative enterprise business architect with a strong foundation in business data architecture. He has led the architecture of many nationally significant government projects in Australia and New Zealand, over 32 years, spanning disability insurance, Indigenous affairs, grants management, and biosecurity. He is a voice of the business in strategic change initiatives, ensuring that business requirements and information needs are the driving forces to deliver sustainable outcomes.

Industry contributions and achievements

Todd Heather

Asks what the value is

Todd Heather | Senior Consultant

Certified Data Management Professional – Practitioner

Todd provides leadership for IT organisations to contribute real value. He supports clients to overcome challenges with the complex interaction of people, process and technology, and achieve strong business outcomes from programs and investments. His key areas of knowledge include IT strategy, enterprise architecture, data management, and program design with benefits management. His many decades of experience include multiple CTO roles leading large workforces, including at the Australian Taxation Office. His outlook is global, having previously led consulting practices across the Asia-Pacific and North America.

Knows how to talk
your language

Philip Wickenden | Senior Consultant

Phil was a Chief Data Officer before the name was invented. Leading data and analytics teams of up to 100, he brings extensive commercial experience to Robinson Ryan. Clients value his practical take on data leadership, including how to gain buy-in and build the business case for investing in data. Phil’s broad industry experience spans financial services, insurance, retail and government business enterprise. Phil has consulted for eight years, building numerous data strategies for clients and often staying involved through the execution phase.

Industry contributions and achievements

Support staff

Nicole Hartigan

Nicole Hartigan | Executive & Employee Support

Keeps everyone organised.. no really everyone

Josh Robinson-MacLeod

Josh Robinson-MacLeod | Director of Finance

Manages the money: our finance and accounting operations

Tony Iuculano | Business Development Manager

Expert on growing and nurturing client relationships

Mel Davies

Mel Davies | Project Officer

Gets to play with eLearning, training and websites

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