Andrew Stevens

CTO & Director


While I focus mainly on Python, Go, Java, R, and a few others for my personal projects; professionally my work also includes Microsoft .NET. From TensorFlow through to MLlib and scikit-learn, I have been working extensively on classification, regression, clustering, and more.


I lead teams and change through proven architectures that are scalable and robust. With a long history in designing solutions for global names in technology, I have delivered cloud based architectures and now focus on containers and serverless approaches.


I am Stanford University trained in cryptography and I am a Member of the Technical Committee on Security and Privacy for the IEEE. I perform a range of security services, using a wide suite of tools and approaches, for leading names in the financial industry.


With my roles at organisations such as Lonely Planet, HotelsCombined, and Fairfax, I have had the opportunity to develop broad experiences beyond hands on technical skills.


Preferring a leadership style that is balanced with authenticity, respect for others, and trust building; I am team-oriented, capable of continuously multitasking, leading without rank, resisting stress, and ensuring that my team does not suffer burnout.

Strategy & planning

With operational savviness at my core, I identify opportunities and risks for delivering products and services, inclusive of competitive services, opportunities for innovation, assess marketplace obstacles and address technical hurdles for business success.

Sales & market creation

Identification of new, profitable markets from a geographic, demographic, institutional, or psychographic segmentation perspective is at the core of enabling the success of a product or service. I can build channels, close sales, and establish new revenue streams.

Technical ownership

Coming from a background in technology leadership for bespoke software development, SaaS products and machine learning; it is my role to participate as a member of the Executive management team in establishing governance, processes and controls to ensure that objectives are achieved, risks are managed appropriately and the organisation’s resources are used responsibly.


I am an experienced security consultant, software engineer, and solution architect with a strong interest in advocating privacy for the general public. I am a member of the IEEE Technical Committee on Security and Privacy, and I hold life membership with the Open Web Application Security Project, and Electronic Frontiers Australia.
I am currently focused on building technology companies in Asia, Australia, and North America, specifically in the media, travel, and entertainment sectors. I am serving in roles as a CTO and Director, but I am often found travelling.


320 Millions of users in my largest project.
45000 Largest number of servers managed.
100000000 Is the largest budget I have managed. In US dollars.
120 Was the size of the largest team I have led.

Contact me

I prefer GPG encrypted email, and I never respond to spam.

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