Our People

CEO/CTO – David Gillespie
David is a father of six kids and the bestselling author of Free Schools (Pan MacMillan 2014). He is a recognised authority in School Education and a much sought after speaker on the topic. He was a co-founder and CTO of 80-20 Software, a VC funded Australian startup sold to SAI Global in 2007. Since then he has mentored several startups to successful exits. He has degrees in commerce and law and a Masters of Law.
Head of Development – Robert Filardo
Rob is a senior developer and development manager with almost 30 years experience with various software startups and developers. He has a Bachelor of Applied Science in Computer Science and Graduate Diploma in Artificial Intelligence from RMIT.
Non-executive Board Member – Frank Stranges
Frank brings more than 25 years of leadership, sales, marketing, strategic and operational experience in building and growing private and public companies in the technology industry. Most recently he was a Non-Executive Director of Readify Limited that was acquired by Telstra in June 2016.