Meet our Executive Team

Meet Our Executive Team

Lexton Gebertlinkedin

Chairman

LLB (Hons)

 

lexton

Lexton is Security in Depth’s Chairman. He has extensive experience in management consulting dating back to 1999. Lexton specialises in large whole of Government ICT and assurance projects and has regularly been engaged to provide the assurance oversight of large Victorian Government system implementations which have included Cyber Security aspects.

 

Lexton also provides strategic procurement and probity advice to a wide range of Government departments and agencies on an as needs basis, including probity and process advice. Lexton has also been active member of various Government probity panels.

 

 

Michael Connorylinkedin

Chief Executive Officer

 

Michael Connory

Michael is Security in Depth’s CEO. Michael has over 20 years’ experience managing and building businesses and teams within the ICT industry, Prior to working for Security in Depth, Michael was a member of Triathlon Victoria’s Board of Directors for two years, Chairman of the Camino Group of companies between 2009 and 2017, and Country Manager for Gemalto Asia Pacific.

 

Michael has extensive leadership experience within the ICT industry having held senior positions at global organisations such as Oracle, Microsoft and the SAS Institute.

 

Over the last decade, Michael has worked on security solutions for the Australian Department of Defence, Department of Foreign Affairs and Trade, ANZ Bank, National Australia Bank, Telstra as well as organisations across Asia and New Zealand. Michael studied Economics at LaTrobe University, A Master of Business Administration in International Business from Deakin University, is a member of the Australian Institute of Company Directors, a fellow of the Australian Institute of Management.

 

Nicholas Leasklinkedin

Director

 

Nick

Nicholas has over 25 years experience in the ICT industry, 20 years experience in consulting and Cyber Security. He has been involved in leading and practicing a wide range of consulting, procurement and operational disciplines including, Project Management, Infrastructure Design and Implementation, Enterprise Architecture, Change Management, Systems Operations, ICT Strategy, Systems Integration, Systems Security, System Specification and Selection, Electronic Commerce, Business Strategy, ICT Effectiveness, System Prototyping and Knowledge Management.

 

Nicholas implemented the direct Defence Signals Directorate (DSD) certified firewall solution for the Australian Federal Government, and has been involved in the specification and procurement of several significant internet-facing solutions for Victorian Government and not-for-profit organisations.

 

Ashok Kumarlinkedin

Chief Finance Officer

ACPA, CPA, Aust

Ashok

ACA,  India

FCS, India

MBA (Finance)


Adv. Dip Management Accounting, CIMA, UK


LL.B.

B.Com (Hons)

 

Ashok is a Chartered Accountant, CPA, Company Secretary, Lawyer and MBA (Finance) with outstanding numeracy, analytical and technical proficiency to positively contribute to the organizational vision and to protect commercial interest of an Organization.

 

Ashok is a results oriented Business Planning and Control professional with over 20 years extensive experience across various industries in all areas of Finance function including Financial Control & Reporting, Budgeting, Accounting, Taxation, Corporate Compliances, Strategic Planning, Fund Raising, Mergers and acquisitions, Business Valuations, Corporate restructuring, Treasury management, Contract and Commercials Management.