Management Team

The team at Tactiv have a working history dating back to the emergence of the web and online software solutions. Vast project history, work experience and best practice methodologies ensure optimum utilisation of time and resources.

Chief Operations Officer

Damien Zeller is the Chief Operations Officer for Tactiv.  Damien has extensive experience with new media technologies, online system delivery and commercial production of software systems.

With a practiced appreciation of business process issues, a background in usability and system design, and a successful online program delivery track record – he works in close collaboration with business partners, team members and vendors.

He has won a number of creative awards and holds Masters Communication Design, Bachelor Media Studies, Cert IV Training & Assessment and is a member of Web Industry Professionals Association (WIPA).

Business & Technical Analysis

Matthias Levy is the Senior Analyst for Tactiv and has been involved in the company since inception. Focusing on process improvement, he takes particular interest in the human factor in technology. From gathering requirements to getting feed back on screen layout, a continual liaising with clients is vital. Matthias knows technology is only a small component in change management.

A graduate of cognitive sciences, he has always worked on user centered systems designing scientific programs for TV, Multimedia CDs and Web Applications. His experience has equipped him with an essential knowledge of business practices working in various environments, ranging from start-up to government and multinational financial companies.

Technical Management

Mike O’Connor is the Technical Manager for all Tactiv software solutions.  With over 12 years of international commercial IT experience, he brings in depth knowledge and a flexible, delivery-focused methodology to the project.

He is a Master’s post-graduate in Parallel Computers, with a BSc (Honours) in Computational Linguistics. Since immigrating to Australia in 2004, Mike has been a member of the Australian Computer Society (ACS).

Change Management

Vanessa Crowther is the Training & Change Manager for Tactiv. Vanessa completes regular training with enQuire™ clients and assists the various user groups in their change management.

She holds a Grad Dip in Journalism, BA in Humanities, Cert IV Multimedia, and Cert IV Training & Assessment. Vanessa is currently completing her Masters in Social Work.

Service Delivery Manager

Nik Vassilev is responsible for the service delivery management and coordination across all Tactiv projects.

Over the last 5 years, Nik has worked on a number of large scale IT projects in the natural resource and finance industries. This involves working closely with clients in order to understand their needs. Overall, Nik ensures that the required outcomes are achieved.

Nik holds degrees in IT and Business from Queensland University of Technology and is a certified Project Management Professional (PMP) and is currently completing his MBA.