About Key

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

Our people are on a mission to unlock the potential of assets, processes and systems.

Our vision is to optimise every single industrial processing facility in the world.

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.

Our Values and Behaviours
Our Values - Challenge Accepted
Our Values - All for one
Our values - Keep our word
Our Values - Expand The Box

Our Team

Wilson Florez

Wilson Florez

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 Van Beesten

Director

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.

Andre Gibson

Andre Gibson

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.

Aleisha Olden

Aleisha Olden

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.

Carlos Betancur

Carlos Betancur

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.

Gabriel Pardo

Gabriel Pardo

Senior 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.”

Paola Avendano

Paola Avendano

Project Management & Growth Specialist

 

Paola is an innovative and resourceful Industrial engineer with more than 5 years of experience in manufacturing and customer experience solutions. She has handled various projects successfully with her critical thinking, organisational skills, and commitment.

She is convinced that optimal results will be obtained by bringing the best out of each team member and the “expand the box” thinking.

With her versatility, passion, and adaptability to any challenging situation, she has been one of the Key team assets.

Michael Soliman

Michael Soliman

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.

Amal Saju

Amal Saju

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.

Jeremy Wearn

Jeremy Wearn

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.

Corey Price

Corey Price

Process Control Engineer

Corey is a process control engineer with an industrial electrical and instrumentation background. He is passionate about plant reliability and continuous improvement to ensure simple and reliable operations.

He is highly motivated and ready to take on any challenge. His innovative thinking backed by previous experiences allows him to learn quickly, develop sound solutions and implement them in a safe and effective manner.

 Corey takes pride in his work and always makes time to share his knowledge or help others. He works well in any environment and is a great asset to the team.

Fabio Ribeiro

Fabio Ribeiro

Senior 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.

Miket Nagda

Miket Nagda

Junior Process Control Technician

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.

 

Mohammad Alibrahim

Mohammad Alibrahim

Control Systems Technician

 

Mohammad is a process control engineer with 12 years’ experience in delivering rock-solid  solutions in different industries.

With Bachelor’s degree in Electrical engineering and with good grasp of systems holistically, He aims to provide an impeccable value to the clients and richer experience to Key .

Murtada Omran

Murtada Omran

Process Control Engineer

Murtada is an outgoing and creative engineer with a passion for solving problems in the process control industry.

With a research degree in engineering science, and a bachelor’s degree in Instrumentation Control and Automation, Murtada is working alongside senior process control engineers at Key, acquiring new learns and experience in a wide range of technologies available in the process control industry.

 

 

Ravikiran Bacha

Ravikiran Bacha

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.

Parak Sigera

Parak Sigera

Software Developer

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.

Anthony Mwaniki

Anthony Mwaniki

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.

Douglas Changwo

Douglas Changwo

Project Engineer

 

Douglas is a Project Engineer in the Engine A team. He is a driven individual with strong communication skills who is always eager to use an out of the box approach to resolving challenges.

His ability to engage with stakeholders and simplify complex problems gives him the edge in resolving difficult challenges and provides the edge in producing top quality results in the areas of project delivery while his enthusiasm makes him a great asset to the Engine A team.

Douglas is an excellent team player who is always eager to learn, improve and challenge himself to take on the daily challenges and rewards in project delivery.

Sabina Ramirez

Sabina Ramirez

Junior Project Engineer

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.

Daniel Van Beesten

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.

 

Jineth Malagon

Jineth Malagon

People & Care Support

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.

Melisa Lianto

Melisa Lianto

Graduate Data Analyst

 

Melisa is a Junior Data Analyst with a Master’s degree in Data Science. She is a highly motivated and passionate individual who is always ready for new challenges.

Her ability to adapt and learn quickly in a fast-paced environment gives her the edge to venture into new fields and technologies. She is committed to delivering the highest quality solution backed by her analytical mind.

Melisa is an excellent team player who is eager to grow personally and professionally by constantly learning from experiences and experts in the industry.

Inayath Ali Mohammed

Inayath Ali Mohammed

Process Control Engineer

 

Inayath Ali Mohammed is a Process Control Engineer. He is an enthusiastic professional who is always open to accepting challenges. His ability to understand the problems and find the best suitable approach to meet the challenge gives him the edge to produce quality results in the areas of Industrial Automation. Ali is a good team player who is always ready and eager to take on the challenges and rewards in improving processes.