About us

Apis specialises in the business of government. Our primary purpose is to assist public service leaders in the effective delivery of their business. But we pride ourselves on bringing a lot more to the relationship. We are a firm of practitioners, known for collaboratively shaping and solving major initiatives, together with our government clients.

What's with the bull?

The Apis Bull has been with us since our foundation in 1999. It is synonymous with our name. Its origins are based on Apis, the bull god, symbolising prosperity and foresight and providing trusted guidance on issues of change.

Leadership
Apis in the Community

Supporting the local community is a fundamental part of Apis’ business. It is important to promote and support community events and fund-raisers, businesses, sporting teams, and organisations so that we can continue growing along with our community. Apis undertakes these tasks in order to give back to the community in which our staff live and work in. We also support national and international causes in addition to what is happening in our community. We are a local business, with global influence.

Tim is a Director and Managing Partner of Apis, with responsibility and oversight across all aspects of the business. He joined the company in 2003. Prior to this he was a Senior Executive in the public service.

Tim has led numerous consulting assignments for a wide range of government and private sector clients. His skills lie in the disciplines of project/program/portfolio management, service delivery and organisational improvement. He has led Apis teams providing capability reform and improvement initiatives across many sectors including agriculture, energy, human services, veterans’ affairs, immigration and border protection, education, and finance.

Tim is also the Managing Director of Artio People.

Mike is a Partner and delivery lead in Apis. He joined the company in 2012. Mike brings particular skills and qualifications in the disciplines of program management, project management, business analysis and design, enterprise architecture and corporate strategy. His background includes international experience in the United Kingdom where he worked with large financial services organisations such as Barclays Bank PLC, and various UK Government Departments including the Home Office. He understands the business of government, particularly within the Health sector, coupled with the implementation of major reform initiatives with large system integration requirements.

Nigel is a Partner and Director of Apis. He is the lead for Apis’ advisory services offering. He joined the company in 2002. Prior to this he was an Executive in the public service.

Nigel has led numerous assignments for a wide range of government and private sector clients. His skills lie in the disciplines of complex procurement, strategic consulting and analytical problem solving. He has advised on numerous reform and corporate improvement initiatives for government across sectors including health, human services, social services, jobs, education and finance . He has led Apis teams in the development of first and second pass business cases, developed complex procurement strategies and plans and established reform programs and governance.

Anthony is a Partner and Director of Apis, and Chairman of the Apis Board. He joined the company in 2008. Prior to this he was a Senior Executive within the public service.

He is a true government business specialist, with extensive experience in programme reform, delivery management at the portfolio and program levels, policy development, service delivery and finance and budgeting. Anthony brings sectoral specialisation in health, human services, and social policy and has led Apis involvement in key reforms across aged care, electronic health and carers’ support. He has consulted more broadly in education, finance and NHMRC.

Hassan is a Partner and highly experienced delivery manager and consultant. He joined the company in 2004 as a business analyst, and since then has led teams and supported government clients shape outcomes across numerouse sectors, including education, the environment, finance and human services.

Hassan’s skills span the full delivery lifecycle. He has experience shaping and developing business and ICT strategies. He has written and contributed to business cases for major ICT initiatives. He has led process reform and re-design activities. He has undertaken complex delivery planning and has demonstrated delivery management expertise, including establishing and running PMOs at the enterprise level. His skills are complemented by advanced qualifications in ICT and Project Management.

David is a Partner and delivery lead in Apis. He joined the company in 2013. Prior to this he was a Senior Executive in the public service, specialising in service delivery. Throughout his 23 year career David gained extensive experience in strategic policy development and service delivery operations. David is a highly skilled strategic consultant with demonstrated delivery management at the portfolio and program levels. He has led Apis teams and/or been influential in the development of business cases for finance, jobs and human services. He has led teams involved in major welfare reform. He is committed to delivering quality outcomes and is a strong team leader/member with excellent relationship building skills.