Group Board of Advisers

Tony Wheeler – Brisbane

Tony brings 20 years experience as business owner, strategic advisor, mentor and consultant to tech start-ups, scale-ups, and corporations. Supporting the group, with an emphasis on the Gamikon group, with strategic planning, mentoring, investor introductions and liaison, and business advisory.

Mike Avey – Brisbane

Angel Investment


Robert Ellis – Brisbane

Finance, Accounting, Share investing

Rod Longmire

Financial Planning, Investment

Becci Medhurst – San Francisco, USA

Entrepreneurship, fundraising, start-up environments, events

Ralph Praeger – Brisbane

Australian and Asian Law

Alistair Smith – Brisbane

IP Law, esp Australia and Singapore

Garry Waugh – Brisbane

R&D Grants and subsidies, taxation

Ian Wood – Brisbane

Accounting and taxation

Paul Wyatt – Brisbane

IT, infrastructure, entrepreneurship, start-ups

Tim Medhurst – Brisbane


Bob Minnikin – Mt Tamborine

Property, Project Management

Gavin Moore – Brisbane

Commercial Sales

Robert Frith – Brisbane


Keith Johnstone – New Zealand

Energy and Engineering

Keith’s expertise and extensive experience in Electrical, Data and Communications, Lift and Security Systems Engineering is highly valued by our clients.  It’s this experience which is invaluable from the concept and design stages all the way through to contract administration for both new works and renovations.

With more than 30 years’ of  Engineering practice, his background encompasses a firm familiarity with New Zealand Electricity, both in the design, construction, operation and maintenance of power generation, transmission and supply systems, as well as the involvement in reviews and benchmarking of various lift installations. He has been a part of many high profile S&T projects including the building services design and contract management for a variety of commercial, industrial and educational projects.

Keith has been with S&T since 1986 and was appointed Principal in 1999.

Gys Jacobs – South Africa

Energy and Engineering