MEET THE TEAM

 

 

Since 2000, we have committed to develop a culture that appreciates a healthy balance of life values, work ethics and professional expertise. Our associates enjoy contributing, engaging and thinking in innovative ways, have a can-do attitude, see the glass as half-full and can find opportunities in every challenge. We look for talented individuals in life and work that bring their expertise across several disciplines to add a deeper and more valuable insight to everything we do for our clients.

Working with FORLOOP is energising and motivating. We partner with clients to help understand, articulate and assemble programs that deliver tangible business outcomes. We seek to leave things better than we found them in a personal and professional way – it makes working with us a joyful experience.

FORLOOP is not comprised of multiple layers of management and staff, which allows us to practice the art of Kaizen, the Japanese business philosophy of continuous improvement of working practices and personal efficiency. Our customers love the way we can quickly react to their needs. 

 

SERGIO TARZIA

Co-founder & Managing Director 

 
As we continue to find new and creative ways of getting more value from technology in simple and affordable ways, FORLOOP’s focus is on developing and delivering those technologies in the form of low cost and high value solutions, without compromising quality and business results. Ultimately, we seek to leave things better than we found them, and personally connect with people in a professional way that makes working with FORLOOP a very enjoyable experience. As the Forloop MD, Sergio believes it is our infectious passion for simple and quality solutions that help create a better future for everyone we touch and every business we work with.
 
Specialties: commercial airlines, airline supply chain, airport operations, business development, customer relationships, business strategy, market analysis, program and project management, change agent and enabler, vision holder.

 

ALP ALIM

Co-founder & Director of Technology 

Strategic and outside the square thinker, he is a team player who leads by example and through mutual respect.
Alp holds a Master of IT in Artificial Neural Networks from the University of Ankara, Turkey. Throughout his career Alp has worked with local and global tier-1 companies, and been involved in various aspects of solution delivery, client/account management, vendor management, and IT strategy. Alp maintains a positive attitude against difficulty and promotes a constructive outcome driven approach. Alp works with attention to detail without losing focus of the end goal and overall vision. Forms fair and synergistic relationships with long-term partnership in mind, including outsourcin and alliances, and operates within diverse cultural environments with ease. Alp brings innovative and holistic approach to problem solving incorporating business case, team structure, technology, risk management, change management, support and business benefits realization. His experience and expertise covers design of real time systems, enterprise integration solutions, business analysis, process driven use case analysis, agile project management, and in-depth understanding of enterprise grade IT infrastructure and solutions for those environments.
 
Industries and technologies: R&D, aviation, telecommunications, transport & logistics, automotive, manufacturing, fulfilment, mobile applications, mobile workforce, government, education, manufacturing, postal and health, artificial intelligence, control systems, real time systems, systems integration, IT infrastructure. He holds an Honours degree in Electronic Engineering, specialized in Telecommunications, Artificial Intelligence and Entrepreneurship from the University of Western Australia. Sergio has a genuine passion to help large and complex businesses be more agile, productive and efficient in business by creatively using IT. He is practical in enabling people to efficiently manage change, deliver business outcomes, and constructively monitor benefit realisation progress towards their business outcomes. Combine technology and innovation to improve business, grow revenue and drive entry into new market opportunities through innovative solutions, thoughtful change management and effective team management.


Tony Van Leeuwen

Manager of Programs & Projects

An experienced IT professional who’s managed large programs of work down to small projects. He’s worked with leading IT vendors at various levels in Australia and globally, and managed large and small delivery teams, including offshore service teams.
Tony’s expertise is in promoting, planning and delivering innovative technology solutions that align business strategy and enhance business outcomes. He quickly identifies and responds to organizational needs with a ‘big picture’ strategic approach that is then translated down to the team and individual level. Having worked extensively with Airlines, Telcos, Government, Finance and FMCG, Tony’s strengths are in partnerships and collaboration, strategy, and team building. He is known as a ‘people first’ manager who cares and promotes positive workplace culture, while remaining outcome and client focused.
 
Specialties: Solution Planning and Delivery, Business Relationships, Program Management, Business Strategy, People Management, Process Design and Implementation, Business Change
 
     

 

MICHAEL LAPPEN

Business Development

 

KARINA HO

Marketing

 

PIERRE GUILLON

Finance

 

 

 

 

 

 

CHAYAN

Business & Systems Analyst

BILL

System Architect & Technical Lead

MICHAEL

Senior Developer Extraordinaire

     

MELISSA

Awesome Developer

A J

Sensational Developer

MITCH

Creative Media & IT Admin

     
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