Steve van Blommestein
Steve van Blommestein is the Managing Director and founder of Netlink Group. Steve spends most of his time working on the business, growing strategic vendor relationships, making sure we stay relevant and grooming the right people and culture that is omnipotent for a company providing legendary services.
Professional Services Manager
William Aves joined Steve in 2000 from a background in the travel industry and has been with the company ever since, growing through the ranks, becoming a shareholder in 2007 to his current role as the Professional Services Manager. Will runs one of the most critical departments in the business that underpins the success of large projects and professional consultancy.
Technical Services Manager
James Rodoreda joined us in 1998. James in known amongst the troops as a Legend! He is a legend in his technical expertise and he is famous of giving legendary service. With that amazing combination, this shareholder commands the Technical Services manager role making sure that Netlink Groups stays technically proficient in everything we do and everything we support.
Pedro DeCarvalho has been our General Manager for the last 6 years. Pedro joined the team initially to lead a large service team and over the years has proven himself as a solid and reliable manager of Netlink Groups’ largest group, the techs who join forces to give our customers legendary service. Pedro has a long pedigree of ITIL based Managed Services provision and grooming eager new technical staff to become hugely important people in the Netlink Group technical fabric.
Chief Information Officer
Brett O’Donnell joined Netlink just after the crazy Dot Com days and has probably held the most amount of roles of any long-term employee at Netlink Group. As a junior tech he was much revered by customers so we gave him the opportunity to grow our service desk to what it is today. Brett is deemed our Chief Information Officer because he probably knows everything you need to do to completely service a customer, with the best possible outcome. Brett is also a shareholder of Netlink Group.
David Gapes got his break in IT with Netlink Group joining us as a Service Desk Coordinator in 2011. Dave helped grow the service desk on its journey to become recognised as one of the best in WA. Moving on he took on senior account management roles for which he managed most of our enterprise clients. Dave left Netlink in late 2014 seeking new opportunities but fortunately we wooed him back and now he is our Senior BDM, building amazing solutions for our lucky new clients taking up Netlink Group’s legendary services.
Bruce Klyne joined Netlink Group in mid 2011 as our Project Manager, a role he still holds today. Bruce has managed numerous successful projects during this time and personally bonds with the clients to make sure their projects experience is professional, friendly and timely with great outcomes. Being quite a strategic thinker, Bruce has also taken on vCIO roles for some of our major clients to ensure the client’s technology is completely aligned to their strategy and growth.