Staff Profiles

Vito Rinaldi

Managing Director

Vito launched Blue Crystal Solutions in 2004. Vito strongly believed that he could provide superior services to those offered in the market. With more than 20 years experience in database management, Vito’s continuing commitment to providing value for money for his customers is reflected in the growth of BCS.

Emil Augustine

General Manager

Emil holds extensive service and project delivery experience. Over the past 25 years Emil has specialised in major business change activities like outsourcing, transition, transformation, consolidation, technology refresh and service improvement leading into production operations. His strengths are his calm nature and quirky personality.

Daniel Cox

Chief Technology Architect

With over 25 years’ experience in software development, database and system administration, Daniel possesses a level of IT intellect that is the envy of many. His expertise and qualifications cover many areas including Public Cloud, Database, Operating Systems, Networking and various Applications. Being naturally very organised and meticulous with excellent problem-solving skills, Daniel has regularly shown the ability to develop solutions for clients faced with the most complex of situations.

Warren Drake

Sales Manager

Warren leads our sales and account management functions nationally. Warren’s 22 year career in Sales, Account Management and Business Development spans time at CSC (DXC) as well as Telstra.

Sashini De Silva

Accounts/Office Manager

Responsible for the Administration, Finance and Payroll sections of the business, Sashini has over 12 years of experience in accounting & leadership. With the last 7 years at Blue Crystal Solutions. Sashini’s strengths lie in her multi-tasking skills, ability to work independently under pressure, attention to detail and qualifications in chartered accounting. Her strong personality ensures that the office (and everyone in it) operates with a high degree of efficiency!

Aaron Keatley

Client Delivery Lead - Applications

With over 15 years of industry experience, Aaron leads our Applications team. He has a strong background in software development, application support and project management. With considerable involvement within the energy sector supporting AEMO software implementations, Aaron has an extremely strong customer focus. He ensures ongoing satisfaction via highly responsive efforts, as well as clear and direct communication with relevant stakeholders.

Richard Shukla

Client Delivery Lead - Infrastructure

Over 25 years of IT industry experience, ranging from small business to enterprise, Richard has experience in Defence, Federal and Local Government and Commercial sector specialising in Wintel, Midrange enterprise-level hardware, cloud services, staff management. As a client delivery lead, he manages a team of cloud, UNIX and Wintel engineers for BCS Client. He holds a computer science degree with numerous industry certifications and is always seeking to learn and adopt emerging technologies such and cloud, Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence.

Gavin Scott

Technical Services Manager

Gavin has been working in IT in Adelaide since 1998 after a 12 year career in the RAAF. Gavin worked on software development in Defence projects and then database administration, before joining BCS in 2010 as team lead. As BCS has grown, Gavin has been responsible for managing project and BAU delivery, initially in the Oracle and Cloud spaces as well as establishing operational processes and procedures to support the management of a wide customer base.

As Technical Services Manager, Gavin oversees project workloads, develops the technical processes and provides input to direction of the company’s capabilities.

Josh Woolston

Business Development Executive

Binh Ngo

Project Management Office Manager
Steve Macris

Steven Macris

Delivery Manager