Meet our executive team – the leaders of Team Blue who make things happen. They are our movers and shakers, making sure we are continuing to innovate, driving us to be the best we can be, and ensuring you get the service and support you need.
Gavin GomesExecutive General Manager
With over 20 years’ experience across multiple industries, Gavin has applied his passion for people and customers to build several highly successful and engaged teams throughout Australia and Asia. With a relentless focus on re-imagining the customer experience, Gavin has been leading the CodeBlue team as the Executive General Manager since 2019. Prior to CodeBlue, Gavin was the Group Executive Director for Canon Australia and was a key member of their Oceania Group leadership team for over 3 years. He has also held senior executive leadership roles with iconic brands including IBM, Telstra and Australia Post and founded two start-up companies in the technology space.
David LaneGeneral Manager
David combines more than 30 years’ experience in technology, business strategy and transformational change management to create a true innovative, customer-first approach to how we operate. During his career David has worked across both hemispheres, four different continents and in over 35 countries, including senior positions with Gartner, Hewlett Packard Enterprise, Sun Microsystems and International SOS. David’s depth of experience gives him the unique ability to uncover business transformation opportunities that improve the customer experience and drive business growth. Prior to joining the team, David was the Chief Commercial Office of The Red Flag Group and Vice President of Strategic Accounts at Gartner.
Matt ConaghanNational Operations Manager
Matt has been in the managed services space for over 20 years, and during that time has worked for international companies such as Dell in Canada and Lufthansa in Germany. Joining the team in 2014 as our National Operations Manager, Matt has been with us from almost the very beginning – supporting the business through its evolution from small local business to national service provider. Matt brings his experience across multiple disciplines and countries to apply a true people-first approach to operations and processes, ensuring you remain our focus and can get back to what you love.
Jason NevilleChief Technology Officer
Working across the technology industry for the last 20 years, Jason has worked across a range of disciplines including CRM and document management consulting, infrastructure engineering, solutions architecture, training and management. Joining in 2007, Jason has been with us since the very beginning. Operating as General Manager through our formative years, Jason is now our Chief Technology Officer and heads up our Solutions, Consulting & Architecture teams, and has been instrumental in creating who we are today. While a technologist at heart, Jason’s true passion is customer experience and beliefs innovation never stops.
Michael CrowhenState Manager - Queensland
Michael has over 20 years in the IT industry and has lead sales and operational teams across both FUJIFILM Business Innovation and CodeBlue. With experience across operations, logistics and relationship management, Michael’s focus remains on the customer journey and building relationships that last. This passion has led him to lead and develop high performing sales teams that focus on delivering exceptional customer experiences across his career. Michael joined the CodeBlue NZ team in 2017, moving to Australia as our State Manager of Queensland in 2020. Working in both countries allows Michael to provide unique trans-Tasman knowledge to our ANZ customers. One of Michael’s strengths is being able to translate IT technology into business outcomes, ensuring that investment is aligned with the business strategies of CodeBlue customers.
James Hanna General Manager - Victoria, New South Wales, Western Australia
With experience across telecommunications, technology and information technology, James has over 21 years’ experience providing solutions to Australian businesses of all sizes. With a focussed and dynamic approach, James thrives uncovering solutions to complex business environments that are outcome focused. Before joining CodeBlue in 2019, James worked in senior management and sales director roles across Progility Technologies, Interactive, Logicalis, Optus, Vodafone and MCI WorldCom/Verizon. His drive for customer-centric solutions has led him to build and lead teams that are focused on ensuring the best outcomes for clients across his career.