MEET

OUR FOUNDING TEAM

BRENDAN FOLEY

MANAGING DIRECTOR

Brendan has over 20 years executive industry experience spanning a number of various roles, growing his previous company from a small technical services business to a tier one Telecommunications contracting solutions business.

During his career, Brendan has cultivated lasting relationships with the largest telecommunication companies in Australia. Leading by example Brendan is committed to the safety and wellbeing of his people, he embraces a culture of teamwork and respect.

 

In summary, some personality highlights include strong leadership and communication skills, effective team builder, proven capability in strategic work, tactically astute in managing a complex supply chains, innovative sales and marketing skills, excellent rapport building and delivers on commercial negotiations. 

Brendan is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors and is a current Board member of the telecommunication industry association ADTIA (Australian Digital Television Industry Association) since his appointment in 2010.
 

SPECIALTIES

Business Strategy

Leadership

Complex Supply-chain Management

Innovative Sales & Marketing

National Workforce Design

Telecommunications
 

BARBRA GODFREY

DIRECTOR

Barbra is a dynamic and experienced senior executive with over 17 years’ industry experience and a proven track record of delivering large telecommunications infrastructure projects. A strong leader who adapts to both small and large workforce environments, Barbra manages multiple simultaneous projects - on time and within budget. (~1,000 contracting companies) + an internal field employee workforce of ~100 and ~300+ direct office & field management based employees.


Housing extensive experience in management, planning and commissioning of substantial telecommunication projects. Highly skilled in rapidly absorbing large numbers of personnel into the workforce and moulding them into a large result, effective and client focused team. 


Doing all this, effectively achieving strong client and stakeholder engagement and relationship management skills whilst building lasting, mutually beneficial relationships with clients, contractors and suppliers.

Barbra’s skill set has always been focused on continuous business improvements, delivery of quality outcomes, adherence to quality standards and compliance with Occupational Health & Safety at the forefront of all aspects. A leader who works from the guiding principle of ‘lean management’, she encourages a strong culture of collaborative continuous improvement, whilst driving supply chain enhancements through joint improvement teams, creating and executing initiatives that increase productivity, quality, customer advocacy, cycle time and on time delivery – ultimately achieving cost reductions.

SPECIALTIES

Large Workforce Management

Telecommunications Projects

Business Improvement

Cultural Engagement

Stakeholder Management

Kaizen Methodologies

Transition & Change
 

CONTACT US

13 Shiprock Road

Port Hacking

Sydney NSW 2229

info@smartecgroup.com.au

 

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