Our Executive Leadership Team

Chief Executive Officer

Xavier Kris

Appointed as CEO of Swift Networks on the company’s ASX listing in June 2016, Xavier Kris is an accomplished and innovative, international C- level executive with early experience as a Chief Executive and a proven track record in building global businesses and delivering results. With over 21 years’ experience as a Director of service based information technology businesses in the UK, France, USA, South East Asia and Australia, Xavier specialises in providing acquisition, integration and business development services for companies seeking to expand their operations internationally.

Chief Financial Officer

George Nicholls

George joined Swift in January 2017 after a career spanning almost 20 years as a finance professional. He has held positions in professional practice across multiple industries including technology and communications for private and public companies in Australia and the United Kingdom. George is a fully qualified member of the Charted Accountants of Australia and New Zealand and the Governance Institute of Australia.

General Manager Operations

Matt Strack

Matt is a global IT Executive and joined the team in January 2017 and brings a wealth of market leading experience in the development and management of IT operations in large and complex environments. He has led organisations locally and internationally over the last 20 years and is passionate about achieving positive commercial outcomes through the delivery of technology solutions.

Brand and Strategy Manager

Ben Frichot

With over 25 years of experience, Creative Director Ben Frichot is a proven force in Brand Design & Communications. His ability to assist and energise companies as they crystallise the vision and focus of their brand has a proven track record of success. In an era of highly competitive communications, the quality of your creative and design can be the difference between success and failure. Ben is an award winning designer with experience across a broad range of sectors including brand design for multi billion dollar global entities such as Brookfield Multiplex, or design for high profile artists such as Foo Fighters, Nick Cave and Motorhead. From boutique enterprises through to global giants, Frichot has contributed both creative strategy and design to help brands realise their vision and connect with their desired markets.