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Meet The Team

We have a great team of smart people who are really good at what they do. They work hard and care about our clients. We are confident in their abilities to help keep our clients’ information safe in the ever-changing world of cybersecurity.

Gridware Board of Advisors

The Gridware Board of Advisors brings together a group of highly respected individuals with exceptional expertise in different fields. They’ve played an instrumental role in helping the company navigate complex challenges and achieve ambitious goals in risk management, cybersecurity, and technology strategy. The team’s collective wisdom and insight have helped Gridware excel.

Greg Rudd's career started in education and performing arts but soon moved to politics. Starting as a Chief-of-Staff to a Federal Minister, Greg moved to creating his own Government Relations Consultancy which he ran for 10 years before moving to Beijing to establish a business consultancy. Greg has worked with clients in most industry sectors over the years, been a director and chair of a number of start-ups, worked as the CEO of CREST Australia, and travelled the world as a speaker, businessman and out of general interest. Currently Greg is co-owner and Director of Glengarry Advisory and Meet The Chiefs in Canberra.

Greg Rudd

Dr Alana Maurushat is a Professor of Cybersecurity and Behaviour at Western Sydney University. She has a B.A. in Communications (University of Calgary), B.C.L. (McGill), LL.B. (McGill), LL.M. with Concentration in Law and Technology (University of Ottawa), PhD (University of New South Wales). She is an expert in cybercrime, privacy, telecommunications, and cybersecurity. She has worked on projects for both the Canadian and Australian governments, advises to industry, and is often in the media.

Professor Alana Maurushat

Captain Mona Shindy, CSC is a retired Naval officer with over 30 years of military and business experience. Drawing upon strong academic credentials and the lessons and skills gained throughout a truly inspiring career, Captain Shindy now imparts knowledge to others as an international keynote speaker and strategic leadership and management consultant.

Captain Mona Shindy, CSC

Gridware Leadership Team

Ahmed Khanji

Chief Executive Officer

Jawad Khan

Chief Information Security Officer

Rhiannon Haart

Chief of Staff

Hassan Zaatar

Senior Security Advisor

Michael Heikkilae

Chief Technology Officer

Mo Khanji

Senior Consultant

Australian Owned and Operated
Team from Cultural and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) Background

Australian Cyber Security Consulting Company of Year 2023 – Finalist

Great Place to Work

Our Core Values

These are the values that guide our business and our brand, helping shape the company as we continue to grow

Customer First

Ensure we consider the customer’s perspective as paramount in all the work we do.

Open Company

To do all we can to ensure transparency and honesty with our employees and customers.

Sincerity and Integrity

To encourage and foster good qualities in ourselves and others.


To give our life and work equal passion and effort to maximise our productivity.

Our Team Certifications


Sydney Offices
Level 12, Suite 6
189 Kent Street
Sydney NSW 2000
1300 211 235

Melbourne Offices
Level 13, 114 William Street
Melbourne, VIC 3000
1300 211 235

Perth Offices
Level 32, 152 St Georges Terrace
Perth WA 6000
1300 211 235


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Customer success stories from real Gridware customers. Find out how we have helped others stay on top of their Cyber Security.

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