Yannick Arekion (Director Technology)

Yannick is a Technology leader with over 20 years of experience, working with C level executives.

He has a strong technical background and an excellent business acumen who can communicate at any level across the organisation up to the board level. Yannick has a very broad and deep knowledge of every aspect of running a large ICT branch and also have an excellent track record in delivering complex multi-million dollar projects on time and budget.

His passion is to help organisation to achieve their business outcomes, become more productive, effective and increase their customers & stakeholder's "user experience" using technology by leveraging investments on existing technology and managing the applications/systems portfolio using rationalisation, consolidation and innovation.

In the last five years he has been working at senior level for several large Australian Government departments and been part of the Chief Technology Office for Airservices Australia and Lockheed Martin on the outsourcing program for the Australian Taxation office which includes planning, projects and operations. The planning involved the development of strategy, roadmaps, governance and program of work that align IT Services with the Business Services in order to reduce operating cost by reducing duplicate IT capabilities and solutions. This ensures that IT investments provide value for money to the business and initiatives are properly prioritised.