Our Team

You’re certainly not going to find cookie cutter people at CompliSpace. 

Most of us have diverse backgrounds with careers that have evolved:

From lawyer to educator to journalist
From analyst/programmer to higher education coordinator to GRC consulting
From educator to sales
From rocket scientist to electronic trading specialist to new product development
From web producer to UX whiz
From youth worker to journalist, teacher, banker, risk manager to GRC&P consultant…

… what we have in common is a passion for innovation and making a difference. We thrive in a fast-growing environment and we thrive on working with the best of the best.


Meet the Co-Founders

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James Field

Co-Founder and Managing Director

David Griffiths

Co-Founder and Managing Director

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Xenia Hammon

Head of Content Development

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Cara Novakovic

Content Development Consultant

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Kieran Seed

Legal Research Coordinator


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Sasha Culjkovic

Chief Operating Officer

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Maria Bestawros

GRC Consultant

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Sebastiaan Bush

Assistant GRC Consultant

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Ben Chan

Assistant GRC Consultant

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Jonathan Oliver

Senior GRC Consultant

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Svetlana Pozydajew

Senior GRC Consultant

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Robert Seale

GRC Consultant

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Ruth Tharmalinkam

GRC Quality Control and Distribution Officer



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Craig D'cruz

National Education Consultant


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Jarrad Lahne

Assistant GRC Consultant


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David Mahon

Regional Manager WA, SA & NT




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Hellenna Tomshin

GRC Consultant


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Caitlin Galpin

Assistant GRC Consultant


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Joanna Lamparski

GRC Consultant


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Vincent Lie

Assistant GRC Consultant


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Mark Roberts

Senior GRC Consultant VIC/TAS


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Christine Egglestone

Assistant GRC Consultant


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Joylene Leaney

Business Manager SA


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Ellen Acheson

Senior Business Consultant


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James Cozens

Director, Commercial


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Brooke Benson

Head of Financial Services

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Shayan Khoshab

GRC Consultant


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Kim Stirling

Senior Compliance Consultant


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Matthew Stern

Assistant GRC Consultant

I.T. and Product Development

Meet the I.T. and Product Development 

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Burak Cankurtaran

Senior Developer


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Lars Field

Front-End Developer


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Anthony Fok

Senior Developer


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Tim Huang

System/Network Administrator


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Dhiraj Kumar

Senior Node.js Developer


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Elizabeth Mung

UX Designer


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Adelle Perry

Client Relationship and NPD Manager


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Neha Sapra

Web Developer


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Zack Yang

Senior Systems Administrator


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Judy Yu

QA/Test Analyst


New Client Engagement

Meet the New Client Engagement Team

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Nick Bennett

Sales Consultant



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Brendan Cholakian

Client Engagement Consultant



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Priscilla Gorton

State Manager VIC/TAS



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Jess Gunning

Business Development Manager (Sales)



Sally Paling

Lead Generator





Organisational Infrastructure

Meet the Organisational Infrastructure Team

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Debbie Nicholson

Chief Financial Officer



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Georgina McQuade




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Olivia Ghobrial

Knowledge Management Coordinator



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Laura Heo

Administration Coordinator



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Aileen Lin





Human Resources

Meet the Human Resources Team



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Di Spiers

HR Operations Manager 




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Emma Stratton

HR Manager