Empowering organisations for the Digital Frontier: unlocking technology’s potential and securing the future
We are independent and are without conflict or compromise in empowering your growth and success
At Digital Frontier Partners, our mission is to empower organisations to thrive in an increasingly technology connected and data-driven world, where unprecedented opportunities and threats abound
“We collaborate with senior leaders building trust and relatedness, and we support them to powerfully enact their digital change journey – securely”
– Chris Stevens, Managing Partner and CEO
Meet Our Team
Our team excels at the highest level, having held executive and subject matter expert roles across diverse industry sectors. Now, we channel this wealth of experience to serve you with a flexible, values-driven approach
Chris is a co-founder of Digital Frontier Partners and has an extensive career in executive IT and business roles, having held the position of CIO in high profile brands as well as the position of COO. In his role within DFP, he works with clients helping them identify new ways to create value and improve business performance within the wider span of capabilities. Through leading many strategy and transformation assignments, Chris brings his experience using an engaging approach to tangibly drive client success. Within DFP, Chris is an active participant with the broader team, collaborating on ideas and injecting challenges to ensure we collectively are a high-performance team in achieving the best outcomes for our clients.
As a co-founder, Peter helps clients to transform the way they operate their businesses to deliver best in class customer outcomes. Peter has maintained a career long fascination about how technology has and continues to drive business change. He is adept at connecting business strategy requirements to its supporting technology, people, process and data needs, and communicates these outcomes in clear and concise ways.
PARTNER / SENIOR CONSULTANT
As a Partner at Digital Frontier Partners, Graham helps clients to transform the way they operate their businesses to deliver best in class customer outcomes. Graham has maintained a career long interest in how technology and software solutions combined with people and culture can enable business success. He enjoys solving complex problems and is adept at connecting business strategy requirements to the supporting technology, people, process and data needs, and communicates these outcomes in clear and concise ways.
PARTNER / DATA SCIENTIST
Pieter brings a wealth of global technology leadership experience to DFP, having held positions such as CIO, Chief Data Scientist and Senior Cyber Security Consultant, to name a few in high profile global organisations. A unique characteristic of Pieter is his ability to work hands on at the fundamentals of data science, advanced software development, and cyber threat mitigation while seamlessly assisting other senior executives with strategic planning and the implementation of these advanced capabilities. As a Partner within DFP, Pieter is highly sought after by clients for his experience and ability to help clients solve some of their most challenging Digital needs with clarity and confidence.
Tamir’s extensive global technology leadership experience and his innate curiosity and techno-optimism assists clients to realise new value creation opportunities through technology innovation. He focuses on solving complex problems, improving business performance as well as aligning business strategy to supporting technologies. A career CIO and CTO, Tamir has deep experience across key areas including strategy formation, innovation and partnership creation. These will play a pivotal role in DFP’s on-going focus on customer value creation and growth.
Richard (Rick) is a Regents Professor Emeritus of the University of Georgia and now leads the research function within DFP. He is focused on helping our clients connect with advanced thinking and practices used for maximising value creation through digitisation. For about a decade, Rick was the Research Director for the Advanced Practices Council of the Society of Information Management and a visiting researcher at the Research Institutes of Sweden (RI.SE). In 2021, the University of Liechtenstein awarded him an honorary doctorate. He has published over 200 journal articles and written books on electronic commerce, data management, and energy informatics. He has given over 300 invited presentations to practitioners and academics in more than 30 countries.
SENIOR CONSULTANT/TECHNOLOGY ARCHITECTURE LEAD
Aaron is a highly experienced technologist with a deep specialisation in enterprise architecture. With over 20 years of experience in medium to large organisations and a wide variety of industry sectors, he has led the development of technology strategy, operations and technology focused transformational projects. Aaron’s industry experience includes Rail, Gas & Electricity, Finance and Professional Services. In particular, Aaron has extensive experience in industries where safety, environment, contract management, information management and a strong cyber security posture are critical to organisational success. Due to his depth and breadth of technology experience, Aaron often is invited as the trusted advisor to CIO’s and other expective leaders on technology design and leverage.
SENIOR CONSULTANT / SENIOR CYBER SECURITY SPECIALIST
Sarit is a highly accomplished security leader with experience in enterprise security architecture, security governance and security management. Sarit comes from an engineering, governance and technology background and looks at security from an “enterprise security as a system” view not just from an Information Security or IT Security or Cyber Security viewpoint. Sarit also has consciously gained experience in all IT functions and a number of business functions (Governance, Risk, Compliance and Assurance) to be able to provide a balanced enterprise security advice to senior management and boards.
David is an experienced Senior Consultant with an extensive background as a CIO and has a track record of developing and delivering strategic outcomes to meet both customer and business needs. He brings some 30 years of experience in the IT industry across the UK, Europe, Asia, and Australia. Specialising in business systems knowledge, technical, organisational change and general management, David has honed these skills over 20 years of Management and Consulting roles in large Corporations at a Group and Senior Executive Level in globally-focused organisations. David seamlessly works across Executive Management, Business Users, IT staff, Vendors and Outsourced organisations in optimising the use of technology for business performance. David thrives on change and brings a grounded approach while helping customers maximise value.
Larry is an experienced CIO and senior technology executive, acknowledged for strengths in driving organisational change and executing growth-positioning strategies. Having more than two decades steering strategy and visionary technology plans for national and global entities, Larry has honed his strengths in providing solutions, uniting teams and delivering scaled results. Known for seamless and evolutionary organisational change, heightened customer satisfaction and improved client and vendor relationships, these have become the performance trademarks of Larry’s career.
ENTERPRISE ARCHITECTURE CONSULTANT
Mike is a seasoned IT strategist who brings a blend of business acumen, technical savviness and deep expertise across the broad spectrum of ICT strategy, planning and architecture. This is backed by extensive experience across a range of industries including retail, postal services, banking, funds management, mining, telecommunications, and defense. He is highly effective in aligning ICT with business needs and optimising value from IT investments. He does this by understanding business goals and value drivers, uses innovative thinking which inform the creation of strategic roadmaps, architectural blueprints, definition of programs and development of business cases which enable fundamental technology change. Mike sorts reality from hype and establishes relationships at senior executive levels and builds bridges between business and IT.
Senior Cyber Security Consultant
Malik is an internationally experienced Senior Cyber Security professional with over 18 years’ experience developing information security strategies and policies as well as leading organisation wide Cyber Security uplift programs and strengthening across technology and business dimensions. Over this time he has held a number of roles including Chief Information Security Officer (CISO) and various consulting roles. Malik also carries a range of advanced Cyber Security qualifications and accreditations.
Cyber Security Analyst
Thomas (Tom) is a cyber security professional with deep experience in Cyber Security Operations, specialising in modern technology environments including Cloud & Cloud Security. Tom is an experienced Cloud Security Penetration Tester and Security Operations Engineer and brings with him an innovative and forward-thinking perspective to helping organisations strengthen their Cyber Security and resilience. Tom is responsible for enhancing DFP’s customers’ security posture by automating and implementing security initiatives using advanced detection and response technologies, including AI. His role involves devising strategies to strengthen security measures and providing valuable insights to customers helping them better protect their business.
FINANCE AND OPERATIONS MANAGER
Angeline has over 15 years’ experience developing and leading accounting and operations processes for large organisations. At DFP, Angeline is responsible for the management of our finance, commercial and legal needs. Angeline brings a high level of practicality and professionalism to support our clients as well as the Digital Frontier Partners team.