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The Founder and Visionary of Wayyd, Joel is an innovative and dynamic leader with a wide-ranging track record of success spanning a decade. He has extensive knowledge of the Transit/Rideshare, Logistics, and Energy Management sectors.
An experienced Project Director with over 10 years of experience managing complex Energy Management projects for Professional Services, Insurance, Banking, and Industrial clients, ensures that he is competent to take on the most challenging endeavours.
Joel has won, led, and directed projects from audit stages through to implementation and on-going training.
Directing Wayyd, Joel ensures that our platform is satisfying market demands.
Coinciding with her current role at Facebook HQ as Senior Content Strategist, Sarah Iuliano is a Digital Media professional who has worked as a consultant with a variety of Fortune 100 and Fortune 500 companies including Apple and Yahoo!, and has also worked for non-profits in the areas of Content and Marketing.
Sarah is instrumental in guiding our content and marketing to deliver succinct brand and servicemessaging.
As Managing Director of a family owned group of companies operating in the Passenger Transport, Waste Management, and Water Quality sectors, Marty heads up an operation that has successfully been operating numerous government contracts in the school transport and waste transport sectors for nearly 30 years, with a modest fleet of over 100 vehicles. Marty brings extensive knowledge of Logistics and Passenger Transportation services to Wayyd, particularly within South-East Queensland.
Having trained as a mechanical engineer, Darryl worked as a Project Manager in food processing on four continents until 1987. He then made the transition into the financial services as a personal advisor, building a solo practice in Brisbane over 7 years before selling in 1994. Throughout this same period he completed several small property development projects and in 1995 made the switch to full time development.
Darryl and family have privately funded numerous humanitarian aid projects in third world nations and are currently launching a high-end wellness retreat in support of a health foundation.
DDarryl brings considerable business acumen to Wayyd to assist the Company by pin-pointing areas of inefficiency in order to rethink market and business strategy to ensure continual growth.
Gideon is a Chartered Accountant and accomplished executive recognised for leading companies through periods of major transition. He is highly successful at articulating company vision and setting business objectives. A natural strategist who focuses on increased performance and business growth, Gideon’s astute financial acumen has resulted in the development of innovative models and systems that underpin effective financial management.
He is adept in business practice and management systems with a proven ability in developing strategies, setting objectives and moving companies forward. Gideon is experienced in steering companies through periods of change and his leadership skills include:
Financial Management – A qualified Chartered Accountant with vast experience in budget development, and management. Demonstrable record of competently developing financial models that guide and drastically improve company performance.
Dynamic Communication/Interpersonal Skills – Proficient in promoting confidence and developing and maintaining professional relationships with colleagues. Effective in utilising skills at executive level, meeting with clients and potential customers, conveying positive image of company.
Work Ethic and Professionalism – Possesses solid professional standards, a sense of integrity and social responsibility; excellent track record of dependability. Dynamic professional team motivator.
Jacob has experience as a highly sought after Consultant in project delivery in the engineering project management and project planning sectors. Jacob has over 14 years of experience on large scale Structural, Mechanical, Nuclear, Piping, & Civil Infrastructure projects.
He has been involved in all aspects of Project Development and Project Delivery as an Engineer & Planner.
Some strengths include:
Project Development – developing projects from concept design stage through to detailed design including all costing, planning, design coordination, and project approval phases ready for construction, including development and compilation of Tender documentation.
Project Planning – Management of project planning teams - heading up the planning on large scale projects. Proficient in the use of Primavera and other software to develop detailed & high level programs that incorporates all design, approvals, procurement, construction, and commissioning stages of a project into a complete project schedule; Producing project reports; Also integration and management of external subcontractor programmes; Utilising strong engineering background to ensure the schedule is setup to be of optimum use for the engineering and delivery teams; Integration of Cost and Resources into schedule.
Project Delivery – developing and aligning all technical, commercial, planning, resourcing, QA, safety, environmental, and stakeholder aspects of a project to ensure smooth and efficient delivery of projects to meet the Company’s/Client’s requirements; Senior Engineer with strong technical background and eye for detail - familiar with technical specifications for a wide range of industries.
With Jacob’s extensive experience and expertise, Wayyd receives good advice on project planning, deployment, and delivery as we endeavour on both vertical and horizontal growth.
As CEO, Joel ensures that our company has the best people for the job to deliver what the market requires to solve the on-going transit problems. Joel brings over 14 years of leadership and management to Wayyd and oversees all our major divisions from Development to Design to Marketing, all the while considering the need of all our constituents and all stakeholders.
Joel can often be found reading literature on theology, philosophy, history, economics, and sociology, which he endeavours to apply to his day-to-day life and leadership/business practices. He also enjoys staying fit by running or climbing mountains, and finishes it off with a good meal, being an avid foodie.
Head of Development
With his positive attitude to learn, and exceed expectations, Mugur oversees Wayyd’s Development teams, including our back-end, front-end, iOS, and Android teams. Mugur has been an integral and foundational part of Wayyd’s team since inception, and his primary responsibility is to action our platform functionality requirements, and integrate those into the front-end as required by our UI/UX personnel.
In his spare time, Mugur likes to challenge Joel on typing-speed tests! But apart from that his interests include playing guitar, learning and challenging himself in software development, and simply spending time with his lovely wife.
Chief Back-end Developer
Sebastian has been a software developer for over 16 years and has extensive experience in databases and systems architecture. Sebastian has developed the core elements of Wayyd’s back- end in a modular manner to ensure we can scale and meet new market demands as we grow.
Sebastian has a love for statistics, machine learning, psychology, and cooking (and will most likely be going pro at retirement!).
With 12 years experience in graphic design, Sylwia oversees and designs all our Web and App interfaces, print material, and digital & social media. She understands market’s needs, and designs accordingly, giving a pleasant experience to the people who use our platform.
When she has a moment, she loves to crochet and do other crafts, and enjoys baking and going to the gym.
Head of Product
Jono has experience in Fortune 100 and Fortune 500 companies in the U.S. and Australia. Jono has worked at Google, Yahoo!, and with start-ups to analyse products and dissect the user journey and product features in order for companies to engage deeper with their target markets.
As a Head of Product Jono helps and guides our team in the ultimate goal of delivering the product to people who will actually use and benefit from the product. With an intrinsic ability to understand consumer needs, Jono is a leader who balances getting the product right and getting it out the doors.
Jono has been the main mastermind behind all our UI/UX related matters and has been part of our Team since its inception in early 2015.
Head of Marketing/PR
Sarah has worked in a hybrid of areas including News/PR, Product, Content, and has consulted at various Fortune 100 companies, including tech companies in Silicon Valley (Yahoo!, Apple, Cisco). Sarah worked with executives at multi-national corporations to help them solve strategic business problems and helped develop market entry strategies.
With her experience and expertise, Sarah is responsible for Wayyd’s overall marketing strategies, copywrite, and also our Public Relations. Based in the U.S., Sarah originally hails from down under.