We strive for excellence in every engagement and have a genuine love for what we do. We deliver valuable, quantifiable results efficiently and effectively, providing the best service for our clients while maintaining our reputation as switched-on and hands-on engineers. Flexible across all industries, we focus on providing operational improvements to make the most of existing assets by optimising productivity.
Mission Statement & Vision
What we are here for
We unlock potential by improving processes and delivering value to our customers, whilst developing our people and supporting our communities. Our Vision is to change the world’s perspective on how professional services are delivered ethically.
What we consider valuable
Our Values & Behaviours
Our values & behaviours are what support our vision, shape our culture, and reflect what we all at Key Engineering value most.
Co-Founder & Managing Director
Wilson’s exceptional energy and passion for improvement can only be described as infectious.
As a process control engineer from the Universidad Industrial de Santander in Colombia, he has worked in various sectors in both his native Colombia and his new home, here in Australia.
He is a successful project manager, engineer, and consultant who always strives to deliver value in everything that he does and creates. Fascinated by the type of leadership that inspires action, he constantly seeks to develop people’s skills and share knowledge.
Wilson’s hard work, optimism, and motivation has attracted the attention of every customer he has worked for and colleague he has worked with.
Hans Van Beesten
Hans is a highly proficient Senior Process Control Engineer with over 20 years of experience in control system design, development, testing, commissioning, and implementation.
With a Bachelor’s degree in Mechanical Engineering, his focus is always on the physical result, instead of the control system itself. The important thing is that the client receives a solution that works and exceeds their expectation.
His experience from working in different industries, like manufacturing, automotive, food and beverage, pharmaceutical, and mining, in conjunction with his simplistic approach are ingredients for the best possible results.
Co-Founder & Subject Matter Expert
Andre is one of the Founding partners of Key Engineering Solutions, delivering optimisation for automation, process control, and instrumentation.
With two Bachelor degrees from the University of Western Australia in Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, in conjunction with many years working for BHP, Andre is an expert Process Control Engineer and now a business owner. The creation of Key Engineering Solutions has allowed Andre to share his extensive knowledge in process control and create a company founded on quick, efficient, and quantifiable results.
Andre’s ultimate goals for the future of Key Engineering Solutions is to be known as a company with impeccable standards, both professionally and ethically, ensuring every client receives maximum exceptional service.
People & Care Leader
Aleisha is a bubbly and down to earth character that consistently utilises her expertise in all things business related to keep the company functioning at its optimum performance.
With over 10 years’ experience in business administration and positions within the mining sector Aleisha understands the operations and procedures necessary to maintain a safe and incident free work environment.
Her can-do attitude and determined nature make her a great asset to Key team.
Project Management & Growth Leader
Carlos is a passionate and motivated Materials Engineer with experience in quality control, raw material procurement planning, production control and commercialisation of industrial services.
With a bachelor’s degree in Materials Engineering, graduate diploma in Business Administration, diploma in Project Management and more than 7 years experience in the manufacturing industry in Colombia, Carlos brings to the table highly knowledgeable perspectives and innovative ideas.
He is identified for his bright smile, friendly nature and eagerness to learn, our bilingual (English/Spanish) leader who is always ready for a new challenge.
Project Management & Growth Specialist
Miket is an outgoing and social individual with a keen interest in social media, digital art and media and truly enjoys people interaction.
He has 7+ years of experience in Relationship Development, Account Management and Technical Recruitment with a demonstrated history working and utilising his skills in the resources sector focusing on Process Control and Industrial Automation, Process and Chemical Engineering and EPC/EPCM Multi-Discipline Engineering.
At Key, Miket supports Key’s Operational Teams to ensure continuity and growth of our ethical professional services by providing sound project management while further developing new and existing customer relationships.
Project Manager & Growth Specialist
With over 15 years of experience in leadership, engineering and customer experience roles. Gabriel has turned his passion for telecommunications and management into a driven career, succeeding in global leadership roles in management and engineering.
He is avid about delivering excellence and staging exceptional customer experiences with the goal of building loyalty and turning customers into satisfied clients.
Gabriel is a visionary leader who has the ability to motivate others, by understanding every aspect of the business operations, his skills about complex problem solving, has giving him the edge to deliver successful projects to the Mining, Oil & Gas Industries.
“You have to give it 100%, and you have to be committed. Solving the problem has to be personal or else you’re not going to succeed.”
Project Management & Growth Specialist
Dynamic and results-driven, Animesh is highly proficient in all aspects of project delivery. With a passion for technology and innovation, Animesh pairs his exemplary management skills with a sharp focus on leveraging technology to accelerate projects and value for Key’s clients.
Never shying away from new challenges or expanding his knowledge base, Animesh has collaborated in numerous various technology projects. A few include Fleet Management Systems, Payload Monitoring, Long Term Evolution Networks, Industrial IoT, and Waste to Energy. He also thoroughly enjoys the people aspect of projects and believes the best way to build and maintain professional relationships is by delivering on his promises with consistent transparency and accountability.
Besides work, Animesh is passionate about travelling and nature. Indian by birth, but Aussie since youth (with a dash of Kiwi), he’s travelled to 30 countries so far and counting (he seems to think that’s impressive, anyway!). He loves meeting people from all walks and understanding what life, and most importantly food, is like in all corners of the globe.
Software Development Subject Matter Expert
Gary’s passion for programming, combined with his ability to quickly and comprehensively learn new systems, has seen him produce high quality and creative solutions.
Though his educational discipline is in mechanical engineering, Gary has always loved to program in his spare time. This love fostered a change in career to his current role as a software developer.
Starting in a graduate role here at Key, Gary has always looked for ways to advance and complete an ever-growing range of technological skills.
These highly developed skills have seen multiple solutions and systems implemented that highly valued by our customers as well as our internal team.
Parak is Oracle certified Java Associate, with Bachelor’s degree in Information Technology.
Motivated by the drive to stay ahead of the pack through constantly developing and diversifying his already exceptional technical skills, ranging from web designing to software development.
Parak is excellent team player, who motivates and is motivated to find “the better way”. Always eager to take on the daily challenges and rewards of innovation and working towards sustainable solutions both internally and externally.
Business Data / Analyst
Mariane is a professional with an outstanding analytical mindset who is always willing to bring on the insight that drives action.
Her abilities as a Data Analyst are rooted in a study education in Mathematics with hands-on experience with programming languages, information research, dashboards, and analytical tools.
She began her studies with a Bachelor’s degree in Statistics. Then she followed with a Master’s Degree in Applied Statistics and Diploma in Accounting.
She also worked for 3 years as Professor at University. Besides, Her master thesis became a published paper and also a book that is sold online.”
Junior Software Developer
Cleye combines his passion and appetite for all things software with his determined character bringing to Key an intern who doesn’t shy away from a challenge.
A fast learner with a desire for results. His ability to work with a diverse range of programming languages and frameworks has allowed him to consistently exceed expectations in projects he has worked on, including full-stack web applications, system integration and analysing and visualising data.
Cleye’s a friendly, driven and highly inventive young individual who brings great value to the software department.
Senior Process Control Engineer
With over 20 years of working experience as a Control Systems Engineer, Nelson has an impressive industry background in Manufacturing, Material Handling, Mining and Oil and Gas projects. This makes Nelson is our “go-to” guy for technical expertise.
Nelson is a passionate and dedicated engineer who values continuous learning.
Senior Process Control Engineer
Michael is a highly proficient Senior Process Control Engineer with over 10 years of experience in control system design, development, testing, commissioning, and implementation.
With a Bachelor’s degree in Electrical Engineering, his focus is always on delivering optimisation for automation, process control, and instrumentation.
His experience from working in different industries, like manufacturing, cosmetics, pharmaceutical, and mining, in conjunction with his challenging approach are ingredients for the best possible results.
Operations Readiness Specialist
Anthony is an enthusiastic, ever-positive individual, driven by people-centered experiences. He has brought his many years of Continuous Improvement experience into the project space.
Currently working as an Operations Readiness Specialist, he is highly skilled in many facets of business across multiple industries, both overseas and in Australia, including Administration, Retail, Finance, and his latest passion – Mining.
Anthony is driven by the values of Integrity, Simplicity, and Performance with an incredible thirst for ongoing learning on management and governance. He prioritises a positive experience with all he comes across, often striving to leave a place better than he found it.
Process Control Engineer
Amal is a creative, energetic, and dedicated young engineer with a passion for learning.
His bubbly personality accompanied with a master’s degree in Industrial Instrumentation and Process Control makes Amal invaluable to any team! He brings detailed and inventive ideas to the table promising innovation and results.
Amal works hand in hand alongside senior process control engineers, learning and experiencing the wide range of technologies available in the process control industry through hands-on experience.
Process Control Engineer
Jeremy is a passionate, energetic engineer with impeccable attention to detail.
Holding a Bachelors’ in Engineering Mechatronics and Bachelor Technology Motorsports, Jeremy has 5 years’ experience working in the mechanical design and Electronics IOT space, Automation and Process Control.
Jeremy works alongside our senior process control engineers utilizing a multitude of PLCs and DCS systems.
Process Control Engineer
Brian is a creative and dedicated engineer with a passion for solving problems and sharing knowledge.
His grounded personality accompanied with a master’s degree in electrical engineering and automation makes him a great asset. He has 12+ years of technical customer support experience which enables him to approach all kinds of tasks with a ‘can do’ attitude as well as cooperative mindset.
Brian is specialised in Citect SCADA automation software, having worked with the product for many years and is always learning about other applications linked to SCADA.
Process Control Technician
Fabio is a Process Control Technician with 14 years of experience and a background in control systems, training, development, and leadership in the mining sector predominantly in Diamonds and Gold.
His amazing ability to work effectively with people at all levels, combined with his proficient problem-solving skills, makes Fabio an amazing technician and a great bloke.
Process Control Engineer
Ravi is a chartered professional engineer holding an Executive MBA from Melbourne Business School and with over 15+ years of experience in all areas of engineering and process control automation.
With a customer-centric approach, an analytical mind, and a passion for problem-solving, Ravi has a strong focus on value creation, with proven track record in delivering results.
Ravi’s passion is to connect and engage with professionals from across the disciplines to share experiences, mentor young professionals, and to share knowledge and experiences.
Daniel Van Beesten
Junior IT Support
Daniel is our junior IT support driven for excellence. He can be described as a highly motivated and passionate young individual committed to producing work of his highest standard.
His ability to adapt to and learn new systems in a fast-paced environment means Daniel delivers whether working autonomously or in a team. His eagerness to learn is demonstrated through his consistent seeking of self-improvement and his desire to take on new tasks. His curiosity helps the drive of producing quality solutions
His main focus area at Key is IT. Providing equipment and support that the team needs to do their jobs to the highest standard. Daniel has proven invaluable in this sector, consistently providing practical and innovative solutions to problems that he’s been presented with.
People & Care Supper Junior
Jineth is a Business Administrator with a Master’s in Social Media and Digital Marketing.
She is a jovial individual who is always ready to face the challenges that allow her to continue developing as a professional. She has developed strong organisational, administrative, and interpersonal skills and a passion for continuous improvement.
Moreover, Jineth has the ability to adapt to different environments, think outside of the box and her creativity, her desire to learn and acquire new knowledge, allows her to deliver good results to the business. Jineth is an excellent member of the team who provides results for the company.
Junior Project Management & Growth Specialist
Sabina is a motivated, Industrial Engineer, with a Master Degree in Project Management. She has 2 years of international experience in quality control and production processes that provided her expertise in the identification of potential risks and the development of a continuous improvement plan.
Her enthusiastic personality gives her a great ability to build effective rapport with the team and stakeholders.
Sabina enjoys taking on new challenges, the experience to move to different geographies and learn new languages has strengthened her resilience, adaptability, and cross-cultural engagement.