Meshed are an Internet of Things Integrator for the connected world. We are based in Sydney, Australia and commenced operations in May 2015.
Andrew Maggio – Founder and Technical Director
Andrew brings more than 25 years experience in Information Technology, with over a decade at Microsoft Australia and in the UK, as well as having a strong background in digital electronics and vehicle telematics.
In 2013 Andrew started his IoT business, LOCstep Technology Solutions, to deliver consulting projects such as a “Connected Car” telematics proof-of-concept to NRMA Motoring & Services and a Remote Asset Monitoring solution to a large Australian Infrastructure Maintenance organisation. From this success Andrew then formed Meshed Pty Ltd to offer IoT products, expertise and services to the market.
Catherine Caruana-McManus – Sales & Strategy Director
Catherine Caruana-McManus is a global expert in Smart Cities and intelligent asset management, having being the Director for IBM’s Smart Cities and Industries business for Australia and New Zealand for over 6 years. Catherine has lead a number of transformational smart cities projects in the areas of energy, water, transport and asset management across the UK, US, Canada and Asia Pacific. Outside of IBM, Catherine has held other senior positions with MC2 Consulting, PMP New Media Limited and Telstra.
As a serial disrupter, Catherine has launched many successful Internet businesses such as whereis.com and whitepages.com.au. Catherine recently launched a global community for Smart Cities – www.facebook.com/smartcitiesIoT. Catherine is a Member of the Technical Advisory Council for the Australian Urban Research Infrastructure Network (AURIN) and holds qualifications in urban planning, economics and management and is currently completing post graduate studies in applied finance.