SAUG Executive Council March 2020


  • Damien Bueno

    President and Managing Director

    As President and Managing Director for SAP Australia and New Zealand (ANZ), Damien Bueno is responsible for all customer operations across the market. He joined SAP in 2007 and has worked with some of Australia and New Zealand’s largest organisations, across multiple industries, driving strategic and meaningful outcomes at SAP and in regional leadership roles prior. Most recently as Vice President for Strategic Industries and Markets, SAP ANZ, where he pioneered a co-investment model with the Australian Government, to better support it with its digital engagement with citizens.
  • Andrew Powell

    Amazon Web Services
    Business Development Lead – Enterprise Applications

    Andrew leads the business development function for Enterprise Application modernization across the ANZ region. Andrew has a long track record building, growing and leading businesses in the Asia-Pacific region. He has 21 years of experience in the areas of enterprise application architecture, enterprise software licensing, software maintenance and support, and associated global sales and service delivery models. Andrew has been a regular speaker at Gartner, IDC and Forrester events. He focuses on strategies to best adapt to current trends in the enterprise software marketplace, particular in relation to SAP and Oracle applications and technology. Andrew is a member of the Institute of Chartered Accountants in Australia and New Zealand.
  • Nicholas Nicoloudis

    Senior Business Innovation Strategist - Innovation Office

    Nicholas has been architecting & developing market leading software applications for the past 16 years. Prior to his current position as a Global Solution Architect at SAP, Nicholas was a mobile presales consultant at SAP and helped grow the mobile business by working with the local team to deliver the largest mobile payment deployment for one of Australia’s leading banks. Nicholas has also presented various mobile and user experience topics at Cambridge University and other institutions around the world. As a highly respected innovator, Nicholas has published on developing mobile web services, automating the exposure of components as web services which was referenced later within patents filed by Microsoft and more recently published papers and journal articles on adaptive mobile data mining and visualisation.
  • Geoff Spicer

    Village Roadshow Limited
    Group General Manager, Technology & Services

    Geoff is the Group General Manager, Technology & Services for the Village Roadshow Group. Village Roadshow is a leading Australian media and entertainment company, and operates core businesses in Theme Parks, Cinema Exhibition and Film & TV content distribution. Geoff is responsible for leading the technology and program management functions across Village Roadshow. The role provides IT leadership across the group of companies, working with divisional IT teams to deliver all technology related services. The scope of the role includes management of critical IT operational services, as well as strategy development, architecture, information security and project and program delivery.
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