About tech2

Our Story

Welcome to tech2. We’re a proudly Australian-owned company delivering a wide range of technical operations and installation activities.

Our journey began in 1998 as installers for one of Australia’s largest cable networks. We chased innovation and rapidly expanded across the country and into New Zealand.

With over 20 years of experience, we are industry leaders in providing end-to-end telecommunications, on-site technical installation services and remote IT Premium Support in homes and businesses. It’s all powered by our robust in-house workforce management software solution, Streamline.

From servicing Australian homes to large scale commercial brands, we’re a trusted partner dedicated to providing efficient and reliable technology solutions:

Telecommunications

We install, service and maintain Australia’s growing telecommunications networks, deploying fibre, copper and HFC services.

Installation Services

Our experienced professionals install audio visual and smart technology solutions in homes and businesses.

Premium Support

Our Australian-based tech experts provide phone-based computer and tablet support across Australia and New Zealand.

Workforce Management

We have an innovative, flexible and robust workforce management solution built upon our extensive field experience.

Our People

The people of tech2 are the heart and soul of the business. We value integrity, respect, teamwork and innovation. These are key principles guiding our success.

Our workforce of over 300 employees and more than 500 subcontractors are committed to delivering the essential technologies Australians and New Zealanders need every day.

Our centre of operations is in Ultimo, New South Wales. We also have regional warehouses and offices in ACT, Queensland, Regents Park NSW, South Australia, Victoria and Western Australia.

Our Culture

Our highly skilled team thrives on challenges and is committed to excellence, keeping our promises and doing the right thing by our clients and customers.

We promote a strong culture of safety, modelled by our Executive Committee and Senior Leadership Team. Our leadership, together with our national team of HSE specialists, maintain a consistent presence in the field, ensuring safety is always at the forefront of what we do.

Leadership Team

Glen Powys

Managing Director & Founder

Glen is the founding owner of tech2.

Glen’s prior career includes state and national management positions at Optus, where he was responsible for the delivery of broadband and network support services. Prior to that, Glen enjoyed a highly successful career as an officer in the Australian Army with a range of key operational and management positions including a representative training and management role in the UK.

Glen has a Masters in Business Administration (AGSM, UNSW), a Bachelor of Science (Computing), and a Certificate of Military Studies (UNSW) and Royal Military College Duntroon (First in Class).

Chris Baveystock

Chief Financial Officer

Chris is an experienced Chief Financial Officer with a demonstrated history of instigating and leading change in diverse business environments across multiple sectors: renewables and energy, services including EPC and project management, start-ups and logistics. Having only recently joined tech2 Chris, brings leadership to the team in the areas of strategy and business planning and execution, Investor Relations, and all facets of reporting and decision support.

David McWilliam

Executive General Manager, Growth & Innovation

David has joined tech2 to lead our business in growth and innovation strategies that deliver long term results for the company. David brings to tech2 over 20 years’ experience in operations, commercial development and implementation for large scale corporations, with a focus on the Australian telecommunications sector. In recent years he has held senior leadership roles at McWilliams Wines Group, NBN Co. Ltd, and prior to that at Service Stream Ltd. David has a Masters in Business Administration (UTS), and Graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Adam Polson

Chief Operating Officer

Adam has 28 years’ telecommunications experience and a respected industry network. Adam has successfully led large national project implementations, including the initial Cable TV pilot and rollout within Telstra, BigPond via ADSL/Cable and managed large national workforces installing Foxtel. Adam now leads the tech2 telecommunications business unit across multiple clients and has positioned tech2 to grow and continue to support the industry, the networks and the people.