Our Team

Liberate I.T. is dedicated to selling, implementing and supporting NetSuite in growing Australian businesses.

Liberate I.T. is dedicated to selling, implementing and supporting NetSuite to our customers around Australia. Liberate I.T. was founded and managed from day one by people with deep experience in ERP implementations. A lifetime of experience has taught us that ERP systems are only as good as the consultants that implement them. For that reason Liberate I.T. has chosen a team that includes a mix of implementation consultants, all of them NetSuite specialists. We’re focused on robust and full implementations of NetSuite and supporting our customers afterwards. We are a service company who wants a long-term, enjoyable and mutually beneficial relationship with our customers. Liberate’s I.T.’s consultant team include:

  • Australian and New Zealand sourced consultants with hands on business experience gained as Financial Controllers, Subject Matter Experts and System Administrators at NetSuite sites.
  • Consultants with deep guru-level NetSuite knowledge; mostly gained while working at NetSuite Philippines. We pride ourselves on the depth of understanding within our team.
Steve Paea
Sales Manager

Steve has a very strong sales and customer relationship background. Having started his sales career in 2001, he has worked with many companies across different industries from freight and logistics to wholesale distribution. Steve is the Sales Manager at Liberate I.T. and has been with the company from day one.

Hamish O’Connor
Business Development Manager

Hamish joined Liberate IT in August 2017. He has 6 years’ experience in ERP consulting. He recently worked in the UK on businesses in APAC, Europe and the US. He has worked with infrastructure, media, transport, and professional service industries.

David Balchin
Sales Associate

David has worked with many companies during his sales career, working in freight, logistics and customs. With his knowledge and sales background, David provides businesses leading-edge technology with NetSuite. Helping businesses transform their systems is a huge passion of Dave’s, and his down-to-earth kiwi attitude has brought him success.

Rebecca Paul
Solutions Consultant

Rebecca has a strong background in operations and logistics, and had been a NetSuite user for 4 years before joining the team. Rebecca joined Liberate as an Implementation Consultant in 2013, and in 2014 she became our Solutions Consultant.


Paul Beattie
General Manager

Paul has 22 years’ experience with mid-market ERP systems both in Europe and New Zealand. In 2011 he joined Liberate I.T., and was initially employed as a Solutions Consultant. Paul is now Liberate I.T.’s General Manager.


Leanne Kane (CA)
Lead Consultant

Leanne is a functional consultant and Chartered Accountant, and has over 20 years’ experience as a financial controller/chief financial officer in various industries. She also has NetSuite knowledge having been the financial controller in a biotech start up which used NetSuite. Leanne has been working with Liberate I.T. since 2016.


Gabrielle Martell-Turner
Relationship Manager

Gabrielle has a diverse background covering the advertising, sales and marketing, early childhood education and hospitality industries – strengthening her account management skills in many different areas. Communication excellence over all channels is her strength, and she has spent time working in the U.K. too.


Julius Haralampou
Partnership Alliance Manager

ERP and eCommerce management enthusiast with over 12 years experience in systems automation, eCommerce, brand management, data analytics and technical sales. Julius collaborates with scaling companies who can utilise automation technology to give high level decision makers transparency and clear insights.


Udo Krueger
Senior Functional Consultant

NetSuite and SAP Certified. Udo has several years’ experience as an ERP implementation consultant in various industries across the globe. Udo has been working with Liberate I.T. since 2018.


Claire Arkell (ACA)
Senior Functional Consultant

NetSuite Certified. Claire has over 20 years’ experience as a financial accountant in various industries. She also has NetSuite knowledge from having been the financial controller in a clothing company which used NetSuite. Claire has been working with Liberate I.T. since 2013.


Roger Johnston
Senior Functional Consultant

Roger has 20 years of software implementation experiance in South East Asia, Australia and New Zealand. He has experience across multiple industries including telecommunications, health, security, fire protection, media, and manufacturing. Roger joined the Liberate I.T. team in November 2016.


Meera Smith
Senior Functional Consultant

NetSuite Certified. Meera is an experienced accountant with a demonstrated history of working in the hospitality, telecommunications and building materials industries. She has managed NetSuite implementations in her last role as a finance manager as well. Meera has been working with Liberate I.T. since 2018.


Michelle Cronje
Junior Functional Consultant

Michelle has 2 years experience as an implementation consultant and joined the team at Liberate I.T. in 2019.


Jonathan Williams
Senior Functional Consultant

Jonathan has over 5 years of NetSuite experience including implementation, development and on-boarding of new acquisitions. He has worked on custom document storage (Box) integrations with NetSuite, and the development and implementation of Oracle NetSuite PBCS.


Howard George (CA)
Functional Consultant

Howard has over 35 years experience in financial, IT, sales and general management roles in New Zealand companies. He has worked with several software packages over the years in sales, distribution, and manufacturing environments. He has been working with NetSuite Software for 5 years and has recently joined Liberate I.T.


Vittoria Anderson
Functional Consultant

Vittoria has a chief financial officer and project management background. She is a qualified CPA/CMA in Australia and Canada, and has practiced accounting for public and private companies in Australian, Canadian and US jurisdictions. Vittoria has extensive project experience in business transformation and implementing systems.


Stefan Gerard
Functional Consultant

Stefan has 3 years experience in the information technology and services industries. He works primarily with implementations, solution design, project management, and has a background in Microsoft Dot NET and mainframe technologies. Stefan works with both functional and technical teams to provide the best outcome for clients.


Suzette Piol
Functional Consultant

NetSuite certified. Sue has a strong history in data management, account design and support. Being a Certified Public Accountant, Sue combines her strong financial expertise with her deep product knowledge of NetSuite to help strategise and implement optimal ERP solutions for businesses.


Katie Grant
Katie Grant
Business Development Manager

Katie comes to Liberate with a wealth of knowledge spanning across multiple industries including Import/Export, Trades and Service, Retail, Manufacturing, Telecos, WD and many more. Her passion to help clients have end to end solutions that future-proof their business.


Melanie Choat
Melanie Choat
Functional Consultant

Passionate about technology and change, Melanie is a business process improvement aficionado with over 20 years’ experience in the I.T. industry. Melanie has extensive experience in business transformation and OCR-based technology and is always keen to take on the role of ‘Devil’s Advocate’ to ensure her customers are becoming the best versions of themselves possible.


Jerry Joseph
Functional Consultant

Jerry is an experienced software consultant with a history of working in the information technology and services industry; mastering both business processes and underlying technology. Jerry acts as a primary driver toward analysing customer requirements and recommending viable solutions, from both business and technical gap perspectives.


Brett Marquet
Brett Marquet
Functional Consultant

With over 20 years’ experience in managing IT and business strategy, Brett has extensive experience across Manufacturing and Distribution systems. His Supply Chain skills are used to support a passion for process improvement.


Hamish Corlett
Project Manager

Project Manager Hamish Corlett has more than 10 years of experience as an I.T. project manager, business / systems analyst in Sydney before returning home to New Zealand. He has experience in delivering moderate to complex projects with many of the top tier Australian banks, non-banks and mortgage brokers throughout Australia. 


Ed Lee
Technical Consultant

Ed has nearly 10 years of experience producing NetSuite and integration solutions, in conjunction with 30 years experience in I.T. His working knowledge in support management, business process, infrastructure, and agile methodologies, allows him to bring solutions to a wide range of our customers. Ed joined the Liberate I.T. team mid 2019.

 


Charlie Puyod
Technical Consultant

Charlie has many years’ experience in developing NetSuite integration scripts, using NetSuite Restlet and Suitelet. He has also created integrations to different end points, i.e Magento, ERPLY, Metapack, WooCommerce, etc. for different data type – json, soap xml, csv.


Mariel Ragmac
Support Manager

Mariel has over seven years experience as a NetSuite functional consultant. She has over 10 years dedicated NetSuite experience, with 3 years spent working for NetSuite directly as a Technical Support Rep and Trainer.


Ma-an Cabatic
Technical Support

An accountant by profession, Ma-An has been handling NetSuite for over 10 years, doing support, training, as well as implementation. She will be able to assist clients in general, financial and OneWorld concerns.


Kody McIntosh
Marketing Manager

Kody has worked in the graphic design and marketing world for the better part of the last 10 years. She is a designer, as well as a front-end web developer, and brings a wide range of skills and experience to this role. Kody joined the Liberate I.T. team in October 2018.


Vicky Lim (CA)
Accountant

Vicky is our financial accountant and started with us in July 2015.




What our clients are saying

You made the whole project an enjoyable and exciting experience that has been key in moving the business forward in leaps and bounds!

Murray Sellars
Packline Solutions

The change over from old program to NetSuite was made easy by their vast knowledge and being able to adapt the program to our style of business and recommend changes to save time. 

Lyn Chapman
Prestige Produce

They ensured our implementation of JCurve/NetSuite was seamless to our customers and since the cut-over has continued to assist us with progressively expanding the NetSuite capabilities within our company.

Peter Davis
Point to Point Distribution

Liberate IT has the unique characteristics of in-depth understanding of the NetSuite application and business process to offer businesses an optimal system for their business to operate. They are quick to identify and interpret needs and have a broad and practical experience to know what works.

Lucas Vear
Viatek Pty Ltd

I've worked closely with these guys for over 3 years now and would recommend them highly. Everyone takes a keen interest in finding the right solution for our needs, which is a feat, considering our needs are far from 'generic'.

Joshua Brownlie
Bulleen Screens

Liberate IT have helped shape our company's future direction with their thorough understanding and professional implementation of our Netsuite package. Highly recommend.

Julian Smith
Nationwide Waste

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