Managing Consultant

Phil Cronin is an experienced IT consultant with over 20 years’ experience across a across a diverse range of industries including Mining, FMCG, Telco and Government. With a degree in IT and a CCIE certification, Phil combines his technical expertise with proven abilities to manage complex business critical programs of work, Phil is an articulate individual, able to communicate at all levels of business with a clear focus on achieving quantifiable business benefits, striving to improve operations and increase efficiencies.

As an IT Program Manager Phil has lead programs of work to enable successful establishment of IT programs that supported the mergers of mining companies in Peru and Africa, establishment of IT and OT infrastructure for a new mine in Queensland, and led non-IT projects in Shared Business Service Functions.

Throughout his career, Phil has been a committed, focused, outcome driven IT professional with a relentless pursuit to deliver success and tangible ROI for an organisation's IT investment.




John brings twenty years experience within corporate advisory and consulting roles across the mining, telco, entertainment, transport & logistics and banking industries for ASX 200 and Government clients. This includes strategic development, program management, re-structuring and merger integration support relating to several of Australia’s highest profile mergers & acquisitions.

Educational background includes a Bachelor of Engineering and Masters Degrees in both Information Systems and Applied Finance and Investment.

Specialties: strategy development, strategic partnering, business planning, M&A advisory, synergy assessment, performance improvement, due diligence assessment, operational reviews, team building and development, program leadership and change management




Luke King is one of Australia's leading IoT Network Architects with extensive network operations and design experience across mining, energy and utilities industries.  Luke comes from a Telecommunications Carrier background having worked in Europe designing and supporting complex global networks. On returning to Australia, Luke applied his telecommunications knowledge to the resource sector and worked on a number of communications and network projects from feasibility studies through to Greenfield and Brownfield operations. Luke has worked in both owner and engineering teams for mining, oil and gas, rail and port projects.

With a broad-scope technical background that spans Enterprise, Data Centre, Carrier, Wireless (LTE, WiFi, WiMax, Radio, 802.15eg), Cyber-Security, Process Control and Signalling Networks.  Luke has one of the most diverse industrial network skill sets and has developed solutions for Remote Operations Centres, Mines (underground and open pit operations), Rail and Port.  

Luke has been a CCIE R&S since 2004.