Consult, Design, Deliver

Kelima is a boutique technology consulting company. Our core business philosophy is to create outstanding business value through our Consult, Design and Deliver approach. Utilising our experience and knowledge, we excel in the successful delivery of complex IT infrastructure and transformation projects.

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From digital transformation to the Internet of Everything, getting today’s technology right for tomorrow’s business needs is critical for all organisations. By engaging at all levels to understand an organisations requirements and challenges, Kelima delivers outcomes underpinned and enabled by technology, to address its customers’ business needs and objectives.

Our proven delivery approach to IT consulting combines our experience of working closely with customers to fully understand their business objectives, both today and tomorrow, along with our ability to drive outcomes and deliver complex IT infrastructure projects on time and on budget.

Core services include:

  • Project / Program Management
  • Architecture & Solution Design
  • Cloud Enablement & Migration
  • Platform & Database Engineering
  • System / Platform Migration
  • Performance Analysis & Tuning


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We focus on offering our unique knowledge and experience to ensure the successful delivery of large-scale infrastructure programs, including mergers, acquisitions & separations, data centre relocations and digital transformation projects.

Our core capabilities include:

  • Cloud
  • Digital Transformation
  • Data & System Migration
  • High Availability Systems
  • Digital Workplace
  • Converged Systems



Kelima and its core team members have been involved in delivering many significant projects for large organisations, including:

Establishment of core infrastructure to support electricity smart metering systems for a number of Victorian Energy companies

Data centre consolidation projects involving the establishment of new core infrastructure and the migration of business critical applications, resulting in a significant footprint reduction and cost efficiencies

Migration of critical applications to tailored efficient platforms, reducing operational costs and support complexities

Consolidation of infrastructure services including authentication services, messaging and desktop components following a merger that provided an updated infrastructure platform for over 5000 users.

Energy and Utilities

Energy and

Government and Defence Organisations

Government and
Defence Organisations



Retail and Transportation

Retail and

Our Clients

See below for some of the clients we have worked with.

United Energy

Our Team

The core team at Kelima has worked together on large-scale projects for over 15 years. Kelima was formed with the ethos that the team has many great individuals, but it is as a collective team that we excel.

Rod Daws

Rod Daws
Principal Consultant

An experienced, results driven program manager / project director with a proven track record of delivering large complex solutions on time, to scope and within budget whilst minimising risk and maximising business outcomes. Extensive experience in large scale infrastructure integration, consolidation and data centre implementation programs from design through to execution and transition to support.

Steve Orkibi

Steve Orkibi
Principal Consultant

Steve is a solution architect with extensive experience in the design and deployment of many large-scale technology implementations including smart metering solutions, digital transformation and company acquisitions / separations. Steve has the demonstrated ability to apply innovative solutions to manage technical risks and constraints and lead technical teams through example to deliver the required outcome.

Tony Shand

Tony Shand
Principal Consultant

An experienced technology manager who has a proven track record of successful project and operational delivery across various industries including Utilities, Transport and Financial services. Tony’s background combines sound technical knowledge and consulting skills with natural management and leadership ability, coupled with his commercial, budgetary and strategic capability.

Joe Demaria

Joe Demaria
Project Manager

Joe is an experienced Infrastructure Project Manager with strengths in the planning and management of projects that are focused on delivering measurable business benefits to client organisations, particularly focusing on mission-critical environments requiring high availability and redundancy. Joe is experienced in project governance and reporting, stakeholder management, change and risk management and implementation planning.

Mat McFarlane

Mat McFarlane
Lead Consultant

Mat has over 15 years of experience as a solution architect and lead consultant, which is underpinned by his strong knowledge and experience in virtualisation, Infrastructure technology, IT integration and SOE deployment. Mat is a professional and enthusiastic person with a diverse range of technical experience, supported by a well-structured and organised approach to IT delivery.

Sam Horwood

Sam Horwood
Lead Consultant

An experienced consultant working primarily in the utilities industry. Sam has solid consulting, architecture and technical capability in Oracle and SQL Server database infrastructure, as well as experience in strategic capacity planning, backup & recovery and storage solutions. Sam has been involved in large scale projects, including the design and deployment of smart metering solutions for a number of Victorian utilities.

Chris Martyn

Chris Martyn
Solution Architect

Chris is an accomplished solutions architect with experience working across a wide range of industries. His particular expertise lies in LAN/WAN infrastructure solutions (with emphasis on Microsoft infrastructure, VMware, Citrix & Cisco networking technologies) with skills in architecting, designing and implementing solutions across a diverse range of platforms and solutions.

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