Meet the team

Dean Grande

Technical Director

Who/where was your very first full-time job? Berty Technologies, South Melbourne, during the dotcom boom.

What is your preferred/favourite technology to code/design in? Hmm, they are all just tools in the tool-belt. Typescript is a very important language right now. A Linux stack is ideal so .Net Core is an important platform that allows us to combine Linux and the immense feature set of .Net.

What is your preferred/favourite app that helps you accomplish your daily goals? VSCode. Tooling is the most important thing and VSCode brings it.

What new technology/theory/idea are you currently excited/learning about? Data Visualisation.

My favourite dessert is… Chocolate Mousse.

Are you an early bird or night owl? Night owl.

Where did you spend your childhood? Melbourne suburbia, mostly on a basketball or tennis court.


Lauren Grande

Creative Director

What is your educational background? I have a Bachelor of Design (Graphic Design) from Swinburne Uni and Certificate IV in Arts (Design) from Yarra Valley Grammar.

What is your current job title/description? Creative Director is my official title, but I wear many hats! Project manager, studio manager, bookkeeper, waterer of office plants…

What new technology/theory/idea are you currently excited/learning about? I’m currently sinking my teeth into ‘Jobs To Be Done’ (JTBD) to improve my UX/UI skills.

What is your favourite food? Home-made gnocchi.

Cats or dogs? Dogs! My beautiful old poodles.

Chocolate or vanilla ice cream? Depends what you’re putting it on. Chocolate on a cone, vanilla on an apple crumble.


Bindu Vishwanath

Senior Developer

What is your educational background? Bachelor of Engineering.

Who/where was your very first full-time job? Banglore, India. Joined TCS (TATA Consultancy Services) as graduate developer.

What new technology/theory/idea are you currently excited/learning about? In my job everyday is learning. I love the challenge it brings on and how it keeps me on my toes. Technology is changing rapidly and so are we.

Where should humans create a settlement: the moon or Mars? We are a disaster enough for one planet. Leave them alone.

Burger or taco? BOTH.

Do you have a favourite TV show? Friends.


Sebatini Pereira

Software Engineer

What is your educational background? Bachelor Degree in Computer Science.

Where did you spend your childhood? Spend my childhood in Pune, India. Moved to Australia 2 years ago.

What new technology/theory/idea are you currently excited/learning about? Enhancing my skills in programming languages such as PHP, Javascript, Typescript and Angular .

How do you take your coffee/tea? Tea with milk and sugar.

My favourite dessert is… Gulab Jamun.

Sushi or spaghetti? Sushi.