Meet your team
Kelvin’s high-level micro-skills in computer games such as Starcraft and Diablo enable him to solve IT problems extremely quickly. As an engineer and a gamer, his attention to detail in high pressure situations ensures everyone wants Kelvin to be a part of their team.
When Achala isn’t competing in PC gaming competitions, he is making strategies to increase his IT knowledge and being invested in new activities.
Govinda is an out of the box forward thinker and loves to dive into any challenge which he can be fully invested into.
When Sunny isn’t watching a new TV series or movie, he's keen to learn and experience new technologies and growing his IT skills.
Amir is relatively new to Australia and his experience has proven to be a great asset. Amir knows more about Microsoft than its founders, well he certainly demonstrates great knowledge and willingness to learn.
Joel focuses on providing operational and strategic IT services and projects for both our mid-market and enterprise customers. Joel splits his time between Australia and the UK. An avid enthusiast of all things tech, Joel is widely regarded as Avante’s very own walking and talking technology Wikipedia.
Chris is a typical Aussie with an interest in a whole range of sports. At work he is a total all-rounder who writes the company newsletter, assists in matters finance and admin, and even sometimes moonlights as the office cleaner.
David is a proven sales champion and also loves to sculpt. David’s direct, spirited individual style yields many prospects and has attracted many new customers to the business.
Phil provides operational management for our professional services, managed services and service desk divisions. Phil is an avid technologist coming from a background of technical and managerial roles in organisations as prominent as Microsoft.
Julian has the fastest phone reflexes and is our loudest service desk team member. Julian is enthusiastic for solving problems and getting the job done quickly. A fast worker who also enjoys fast food.
Guy is happy chap on the service desk but even happier when the Swans have had a big win. Now retired from distance running, Guy just enjoys the hard yards and kicking IT goals.
Suzy leads our sales team and manages many of Avante’s Sales and Marketing activities. Suzy is a natural at making those she communicates with at ease by being a good listener, by having a laugh but remaining practical and professional.
Ilo once dreamt of being a spacecraft engineer and has mastered skiing down the slopes. For now his feet are on solid ground providing the best on-site service for our clients.
Bobby is a happy and bubbly person around the office and has developed his technical skills intensely throughout recent times. Bobby enjoys the daily communication with our clients at various Avante serviced locations. He has also a great reputation for his participation at many Avante Social gatherings.
Maria is an energetic and most dedicated sales executive who is totally committed to ensuring that the people she speaks to are receiving the highest level of customer service in IT support. Maria enjoys her morning walk with her pooch on Bondi Beach.
Nicky’s spare time is split between movies, computer games and driving his car fast. A gun at black ops apparently, no covert operations at Avante but definitely shooting for IT success.
As one of our Senior Consultants, Daniel brings the highest attention to detail and leads his team in a relaxed and professional manner. Daniel enjoys a laugh, good food, a beer and sharing anecdotes of his travels to Croatia and abroad.
When DJ Rhys isn’t at the gym or dropping the bass at a local nightclub or bar, he is keen to turn up the volume on his IT skills.
Sarah works in the hub of our admin office, dealing with accounts and fielding all staff questions and requirements. She communicates with our local and international contractors and books in jobs. Sarah is a passionate graphic designer who enjoys music and the inner-city scene.
Sandeep is one of the Avante Beagle soccer stars and enjoys many international sports. He is also known for cooking up nice food in the kitchen and heats up when demonstrating his networking prowess.
Antony is the manager of the service desk. Antony is a leader of style at work and even at the races. Antony is reliable and positive about his team, and will go the extra mile for his staff and customers alike.
Hendrik enjoys cycling around the city even commutes a significant distance to work. When it comes to IT matters he deserves the yellow jersey as a leader of the engineering pack and pedals hard to solve complex issues.
Adam can play piano and was once in a successful recording band. Whether keystrokes to solve IT problems or key boards to create the next tune, Adam is always on song to solve your IT problem real soon.
Pedro enjoys jet skiing and has competed in national tournaments back in Portugal. Nothing like a smooth ride across the waves and waterways. In IT Pedro also specialises in security and a fast ride to solving problems.
Navin comes from Fiji and enjoys watching and playing sport. Navin especially enjoys rugby union and is ready to get his head into Avante’s IT rucks and line-outs.
Sharif is passionate about IT and enjoys competing at high-level volleyball. Both demonstrate Sharif’s ability to work within a team, having a dig, providing an assist and spiking high to win the point.
Alex has diverse interests ranging from salsa dancing, anime and wine tasting. Alex promises to cha-cha-cha through your IT issues and mambo to the best solution.
Sevag is an IT enthusiast who has fit quickly into the dynamic Avante client service world. Sevag enjoys scuba diving, and like the future of IT, appreciates delving into the depths of the unknown.
Efe is proving his engineering know how to our UK clients. Efe lists gymnastics and playing football as his weekend pursuits. So whether solving your hardware problem, kicking a goal or mastering his apparatus workout, Efe aims for a 10 out of 10.
Elton describes himself as an IT aficionado and has worked previously as a systems administrator. With a South African background, Elton is naturally a Springbok and cricketing tragic. So whether attacking IT issues or Wallabies and All Blacks, Elton leads the pack to get the job done.
Nitin has many passions when not break fixing IT issues. He enjoys digging into movies, punk rock, heavy metal, nutrition and working on his fitness goals. If your head banging an IT Issue, Nitin will ease you to IT health & wellbeing.
Sheraz is a leader of innovation who heads up the 3verest part of the business and also enjoys cycling in his spare time. Sheraz is scaling new heights, keeping the wheels turning and is bound to become King of the Mountain.
Robert enjoys working and keeping up with new technology and recently ventured onto an archery range. Robert is using his IT weaponry to shoot down his daily issues and solution targets.
Ajay is an IT all-rounder who loves sport and has a passion to cook special Indian dishes. This one time chef has swapped chicken tikkas for solving IT solutions and great results are on the menu.
Brandon listed a Mexican resort as his favorite holiday destination and enjoys cooking a good steak. Brandon certainly doesn’t rest under a sombrero becoming one of Avante’s most productive engineers. Whether it is steak or coming up with a solution – it is generally a case of well done.
Emiliano is a typical Aussie guy who likes all sports including horse racing. An IT all-rounder who is prepared to go all distances, jump over IT hurdles and prepared to carry the weight to get the job done.
Liam enjoys working out at the gym and describes himself as a massive foodie. Whether learning new IT skills, solving an IT problem or picking an exotic dish, Liam is fit to tackle the problem and willing to settle the bill.
Elyas is a social and always smartly dressed guy who enjoys travelling the world. In his travels Elyas has gained and demonstrated his extensive IT knowledge and proving he is dressed for success.
Adam has vast experience working with enterprise clients and has also worked in web hosting. Adam enjoys comics, puzzles and card games. Adam has a full hand of IT tricks to solve your IT problems.
Andrew has progressed through the IT ranks providing high quality customer care. Apparently, he is a connoisseur of buffalo wings. When tackling a new IT problem, he is certain not chicken and has the taste to be IT licken good!
Flavia loves the challenge of solving difficult technical issues. She adores her family and loves the chance to dance. When it comes to client IT issues and the dance floor, Flavia has all the right moves.
When not solving issues for our customers, Mettin may be found watching TV or enhancing her cooking skills. She also likes reading and soaking up information on technology. Mettin has a recipe book of knowledge to create a special meal or solve your IT ordeal.
Dion has quickly climbed the ranks showing his IT technical skills and dedication to resolve clients' issues. Dion is a devoted family man who enjoys fishing, gardening and cricket. Dion can hook your IT issue, dig to get the solution and drive for a smooth result.
Kevin is a specialist with Microsoft Infrastructure services. In his spare time, he enjoys swimming and bushwalking. When it comes to demonstrating his IT expertise he completes lap after lap, navigating the course and doesn't get lost!
Pedram is a Senior Network engineer. He is also a mountaineer whose hobby is to explore and find untouched places on the earth. Pedram's extreme networking skills is taking him to new heights.
Allan is an experienced IT specialist who prides himself on his ability to communicate with clients. Allan has a passion for motorbikes in the spirit of Wild Hogs. Fixing your IT issue or taking to the open road, Allan can rev up and cruise to the desired destination.
Georges has proven his ability within the IT engineering ranks. He lists technology, food and soccer as some of his interests. Georges uses his "header" to score goals at work and play.
Winston and Chester
As the office pooches, their duties are to simply mooch around and keep the team company. Most of the time they are found sleeping somewhere around the office.