Our Leadership Team

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Ryan Sheppard


Ryan is a Partner at bdna and is a qualified business delivery professional with over 20 years’ experience within the commercial and public sectors across Australia and the United Kingdom.

Ryan is a specialist in digital transformation, organisational review, project leadership and business analysis and has a strong focus on high quality and on-time delivery. He successfully leads large teams on major programs of work and has delivered and significantly contributed to a number of large projects around the world.

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Marty Wauchope

Chief Commercial and Technology Officer

Marty is one of the founding Partners at Bdna. He has over 30 years’ experience delivering business improvement projects across corporate and public sectors in the UK and Australia. As a high-level business advisor and delivery manager, Marty’s expertise and experience spans a wide range of organisational needs

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Karyn Smith

Chief Operating Officer

Karyn is a highly motivated and versatile professional, with international and cross industry experience spanning more than 20 years. Karyn is a strong and dynamic change leader who can motivate, empower and guide large and small teams to perform at a high standard in varying and often challenging environments to deliver sustainable outcomes. Karyn’s capabilities range from strategic analysis, design and planning, performance improvement, project and program change management.

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Eugene Brink

Managing Director - Consulting

A technology and innovation advocate, Eugene has 20 years’ experience in the analysis, design and delivery of enterprise information systems and solutions in complex business environments. Eugene has extensive experience in the public safety sector environment and takes pride in delivering solutions that aim to make a difference. A consummate professional with a wide range of skills, Eugene is dedicated in providing holistic and pragmatic solutions using open and transparent communication and his accumulated knowledge gathered across many ICT disciplines and industries.

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Troy O'Malley

Managing Director - Forensic

Troy has 30 years of police forensic and forensic systems experience and is continuing to grow bdna’s software engineering team. His extensive knowledge has allowed bdna to undertake work to support several Police Service jurisdictions. Troy and his team are highly proficient and continue to exceed client expectations.

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