Greenbox’s leadership team – its managers and board of directors – is tasked with upholding the strictest standards in security, customer service and governance.
Chief Executive Officer
Phillip joined Greenbox in 2018, with the objective of maintaining the company’s comprehensive capabilities and security standards, while executing on expansion targets. Phillip brings to Greenbox 20 years of experience in sales and executive leadership across the ICT and financial services industries. He was most recently National Sales Manager for Infrastructure Solutions at Data#3, a position in which he led a large team of sales executives with responsibility for working with Tier 1 vendors to jointly enable customer success. He was also heavily involved in a digital start-up which went on to a successful ASX listing, and has been a key player in numerous major acquisitions at the publicly-listed technology firm, GBST.
Chief Financial & Operating Officer
Richard joined Greenbox in October 2017 as Chief Financial Officer and was promoted to Chief Financial and Operating Officer in January 2018. Richard is a Fellow Member of the Association of Chartered and Certified Accountants (UK) and a member of Chartered Accountants (ANZ). Richard has held Senior Executive and General Management roles in a variety of industries and jurisdictions in multicultural environments. This extensive experience encompasses such industries as medical device, healthcare, hospitality, distribution, manufacturing, property and fund management within ANZ, South East Asia and Europe. Richard fosters a corporate culture that promotes positivity and ethical practices, customer focus and service and results oriented. Encourages individual integrity and ensures that the work climate is conducive to attract, retain and motivates employees through personal development training and mentoring.
Head of Managed Services
Doug is responsible for Greenbox’s customer project delivery and satisfaction and is tasked with expanding the company’s infrastructure to meet increasing customer technical needs. He is well placed to do this with a technical background in communications and electronics and a 20-year track record in IT service delivery and product support. Doug is proud of Greenbox’s environmental values that are kept visible and honest with ISO accreditation.
Founder and Executive Chair
Shane is the founding Director and Executive Chair of Greenbox Systems. For 18 years, he oversaw Greenbox’s growth as CEO, leading the company from startup beginnings to today’s operation with some 100 staff across four operational facilities servicing Australia’s largest and most complex clients. In 2018, Shane stepped into the Executive Chairman role to focus on the company’s longer-term plans. He has worked in the Australian IT industry since 1995 and prior to that held senior asset management roles covering the Asia Pacific region with AT&T Capital, CIT and Macquarie Bank.
Chris has more than 30 years of experience in the IT industry: 22 of those as CEO. He founded Avand, a government document management and customer contact system, and after its sale operated a consulting business with clients ranging from startups to international icons. He has held multiple board positions in the IT industry over the last 10 years including at Queensland State Archives. Chris became involved with Greenbox to help guide its growth while maintaining the highest quality standards.
Tony Bennett is the Chairman and Founding Partner at Bennett and Philp Lawyers, established in the Brisbane CBD in 1984. Tony practices in commercial law specialising in Intellectual Property (IP) and Technology, Media and Telecommunications (TMT). He is recognised as a preeminent IP lawyer and recommended TMT lawyer by the independent Doyle’s Guide to the Australian Legal Profession 2017.