Our people

Gary Menzel

Gary Menzel, Senior Developer

Gary leads our in-house software development team, working closely with our clients and staff to provide innovative software solutions to support client outcomes.

Drawing on his extensive systems development and software project management experience with a focus on distributed, user-centric systems, Gary is a versatile and dedicated IT professional that contributes business value through cost reduction, improved delivery, and streamlined integration for our clients. Gary specialises in end-to-end development, and systems deployment and management.

Gary has substantial IT industry experience across both the private and public sectors. He has a particular interest in processes, procedures and governance related to software development, cloud services and hardware deployments. Gary has also developed and delivered IT training courses at a tertiary level and is passionate about information and knowledge transfer – a skill that is highly sought after by our clients.

Gary continues to expand his IT knowledge through the application of blockchain and distributed systems technologies to solve modern business challenges.

Career path

  • 1989 – 1995

    Australian Bureau of Statistics – A/G Senior IT Officer Grade C

  • 1995 – 1996

    Digital Equipment Corporation – Systems Developer

  • 1996 – 1997

    Queensland Dept. Family Services & Community Care – Lotus Notes Developer

  • 1997 – 1999

    Jupiters Technology – Senior Developer

  • 1999 – 2001

    Med-E-Serv Pty Ltd – Senior Software Engineer/Web Analyst

  • 2002 – 2003

    Queensland Premiers Department – Web Producer/Web Master

  • 2003 – 2008

    ABN Amro Morgans – Enterprise Architect, Development Manager, Web Producer

  • 2008 – ongoing

    Simple Integrations Pty Ltd – Sole Proprietor and Senior Consultant

  • 2009 – 2016

    Cash Converters – Development Manager, Manager Information Security & PMO

  • 2018 – 2018

    Reffind Pty Ltd – Senior Developer

  • 2018

    Joined HoustonKemp