Don’t let his hipster hair fool you. It’s not a style statement; he just works too hard to have time to brush it. He is the co-founder of the company and in charge of pushing our business model forward. An expert programer, he helps lead the team to success and spends his spare time reading classic literature and comic books.
Co-founder of Appster and the biggest lover of Chinese food. In charge of flying out to meet our biggest clients face to face, rumors are he’s built up more air miles than an astronaut. He can show you exactly how your app can change the marketplace.
Luke is an accomplished, seasoned consultant with exceptional relationship building qualities. An expert in mobile and web technology determined to help clients find solutions to achieve their desired outcome. He is passionate about delivering outright driven solutions utilizing a Minimum Viable Product approach. He has a deep interest in Finance technology and in his spare time he goes spearfishing.
Thomas is a Product Strategist at Appster, he works to turn our client ideas into planned out concepts. He prides himself in taking his clients on a interactive and casual journey on their way to creating groundbreaking and disruptive apps!
Educated in Information Systems & Commerce and with a background in telecommunications and software. He brings a user centric focus to the projects he works on. In his downtime he enjoys testing new technology and being a shameless Apple Fanboy!
A strategic innovator with a focus on the total client journey, Vince is a true multi-channel sales professional with almost 20 years experience. With a passion and flair for developing high performance sales teams and delivering exceptional customer service, Vince believes that fostering a happy team culture is the key to business success. His ideology forms the cornerstone of Appster’s brand which delivers world-class app development and innovative outcomes – all with an unparalleled customer experience.
Chris Maher is a half-breed. Half technical, Half business savvy. He has extensive experience in market research, decision making analytics and has been a trusted advisor to executives at some of Australia’s largest corporates. Almost paradoxically he has extensive knowledge of software quality methodology. This fusion allows him to assist clients to find best of breed solutions, design MVPs and go-to-market strategies that get results. He’s a product strategist you want on your team.
Zach is a Product Manager with a background in Security and Computer Science. Zachs work closely with our Senior Project team to review builds, test functional deliverables and coordinate with client’s to keep their projects on track. He is a strong believer in Lean Methodologies and User Experience practices. Zach has been known to work at ridiculous hours of the night to coordinate with our teams and clients all over the world. The secret to his productivity is his addiction to caffeine and in his spare time he likes to spend too many hours on Udemy learning new things.
Samantha is our Operations manager here at Appster Melbourne HQ. Samantha has been with us a few years, after heading up the Client services team, now manages the internal processes of the office. With an extensive background in events, media and communications, & broad experience with Appster client relations she is otherwise known as Queen of all the things & can most frequently be overheard saying “I’ll sort it out”. Samantha is also a well established and openly proud Nutella addict.
Chellie May is an experienced IT professional with nearly a decade under her belt. With a background in software engineering, quality assurance as well as product management she has been a catalyst behind hugely successful international tech startups. Today she focuses on internal projects as well as maintaining Appster’s core systems to keep our business humming as we scale globally.
She is also running Disruptive Startup Organisation, you can easily spot her in our Disruptive Startup meetups.
Tom is a Product Strategist with an awesome background in Software Engineering, who wants to be the catalyst that turns your idea into an explosive and disruptive app made to rock the mobile app world. His hobby of being the best at slaying internet dragons brings a funky perspective to the design table.
Ray is a Product Strategist at Appster with a background in Games Design and Development. Not only has he worked on many games during his time at the company, he is responsible for leading the other strategists and constantly finding better ways of bringing out the best ideas from every concept. Most of his spare time is spent battling ferociously with Project Manager Zach over being the better Super Smash Bros player.
Esther has worked at Appster for nearly 3 years and built up a team of product strategists who take on all kinds of exciting projects. Having worked on over 200 different concepts herself, she is passionate about fleshing out ideas and building them into businesses that have the best chance of success. Esther is inspired by what technology is going to do for the world and wants to be involved with it in every way possible.