Optimice was founded in 2004 with the objective of improving, or optimising, collaboration and networking between professionals.
Our mission is to facilitate the development of valuable business relationships.
We have deep experience in improving business relationships at both individual, organisational and inter-organisational levels.
Cai Kjaer, LL.M, Partner (Sydney)
Cai has deep experience in Business Relationships, Knowledge and Information Management, Collaboration and Organisational and Value Network Analysis. For the past 12 years has worked in both internal and client-facing roles. He has consulted extensively to organisations in both public and private sector, as well as presented conferences in Australia and abroad. Cai was previously a Principal Consultant with Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC), General Manager (ANZ) for Implementation Management Associates and is a founding partner in Optimice. He has extensive experience in senior consulting, change leadership, and implementation roles successfully delivering large-scale global business transformation projects.
Mobile: +61 411 569 694
Dr Laurence Lock Lee, Partner (Newcastle)
Laurie is a well-known Australian expert in Knowledge Management. He is also internationally recognised as a leading practitioner in Social Network Analysis for organisational change, having conducted projects in Australia, USA, Europe, Asia and the UK. With many years of experience in different roles ranging from research to consulting, Laurie completed his PhD research on corporate social capital effects on share market performance. He has published 2 books and over 40 articles and book chapters. He was previously a Principal Consultant with Computer Sciences Corporation (CSC).
Mobile: +61 407 001 628
Marianne Kjaer, M.Sc, Partner, Finance & Operations (Sydney)
Marianne is leading all financial and operational activities at Optimice. She has moved from administering large council budgets to operating Optimice. She brings a wealth of experience in delivering our clients a seemless and efficient service. Marianne holds a Master of Political Science from the University of Copenhagen, Denmark.
Mobile: +61 416 254 515
David Banks, Advisory Consultant (Sydney)
David worked under his mentor, Dr John Galloway as head of customer relationship at NetMap Analytics, a formidable data visualisation technology designed to simplify the complex and reveal valuable insights. He dealt with Board level and C-Suite executives, constructed and provided ‘pro-active’ fraud solutions across public and private sectors. His experience includes addressing business process compromise across forensic accounting, credit card and AML, insurance claims, telecommunications, insider threat and unstructured data analysis with intelligence agencies in Israel, USA, Australia and the United Kingdom.
Mobile: +61 403 802 009
Paul Williamson, Lead Software Developer
Paul has more than 20 years experience in software development and has developed Optimice's unique interactive mapping and analytics tools. He covers any range of 3, 4 or even 5 letter acronyms which 99.9% of the population is blisfully unaware of.
Phone: +612 9868 2595