Thinxtra is made of IoT experts who share a passion: Connecting things to improve business processes and people’ lives.

This is what we live and breathe by and what we do best. We aim at empowering CEOs to make disruptive decisions with Internet of Things solutions based on SIGFOX network technology.

Loic Barancourt

CEO

Loïc Barancourt

IoT entrepreneur with outstanding IoT monetisation track record: Loïc loves to leverage technological innovations to improve business processes and people's lives. He is the problem solver: the art of the company!

Sam Sharief

Program Director

Sam Sharief

Results oriented with a love for significant transformation: Sam is leading the Trans-Tasman network roll-out at a pace never achieved before.  "Working hard for something you love is called passion."

Renald Gallis

VP Marketing & Ecosystem

Renald Gallis

Currently leading the marketing team, Renald has one goal: to connect the un-connected in ANZ. One of his key skill is networking and creating a relevant ecosystem of IoT solutions & suppliers. His motto: Keep It Simple.

Tugberk Bekri

CTO

Tugberk Bekri

Tugberk is into end-to-end wireless telecommunication systems design, M2M, cloud & data centre system admin. He is currently in charge of testing, operating & maintaining our ANZ network plus building & monitoring the whole IT department.

Julie Bénard

CFO

Julie Bénard

Finished 1st at her Masters Degree in Business Management, Audit & Accounting, and with a keen eye for details and business improvements, Julie is supporting the team to make sure everybody can focus on the core business.

Anat Efron

Technical Sales & Ecosystem (VIC)

Anat Efron

Veteran of the telecommunications industry, specialized in technical sales, marketing, distribution & support of wireless and IoT products and solutions, Anat is now dedicating her energy and enthusiasm to building our global IoT ecosystem.

Mike Van Doorn

Commercial & Sales Director (WA)

Mike Van Doorn

With a strong background in start-ups & international deployments in the M2M tech, Mike has a keen eye for delivering customer value through IoT solutions. There is absolutely no prospect or project that he is not willing to consider!

Murray Hankinson

Managing Director Asia

Murray Hankinson

Responsible for our Asian expansion, Murray is orchestrating the market entry, deployment, and benefits of the Thinxtra IoT ecosystem to governments, enterprises and smart city initiatives across Asia. He's opening doors on the world!

Guy Langlois

Pre-Sales Engineer

Guy Langlois

Specialist in wireless products and protocols and dealing with high constraints, Guy thrives in adapting quickly by bringing new ideas to the technical teams. He's mastering presenting complex issues to customers in a simple way.

Shaun McBride

Project Delivery Manager NZ

Shaun McBride

Chartered Engineer and hugely experienced in national wireless network development, Shaun is leading the SIGFOX deployment in NZ. Involved with IoT since early days, he can't wait to see the benefits IoT will have on Kiwis!

Jason Dieu

Installation Project Manager

Jason Dieu

Highly motivated and organised, Jason is not afraid of negotiating, making things happen and so contribute to the success of the project. He is responsible for all commercial aspects relating to site network deployment and installation.

Sarp Tortum

Project Coordinator

Sarp Tortum

Sarp has a strong background as Business Analyst, Project Manager and Coordinator in Telco and Finance domains. Enthusiastic about smart use of technology & bright future of IoT, he is currently responsible for coordination of network deployment & RF planning.

Greg Howard

Business Development Manager

Greg Howard

Internationally experienced business developer and collaborator with a passion for the Internet of Things and Smart Cities. Greg has developed &managed teams and sales channels for Global Fortune 500 organisations (Avnet Inc, Trimble) and technology Start-Ups (Enevo ,Times-7).