Meet the Datalec team

From executive level to administration, project management and subcontracting, every member of our team is passionate, dedicated and trained in the latest technologies and processes.

EXECUTIVE LEADERSHIP TEAM

James Pahis

Director

James Pahis

Director

James founded Datalec over 20 years’ ago and is known for his tireless work ethic, high energy and hands-on approach. As the voice of the organisation, James’ experience, insight and direction are the foundation for how the company operates today. His honesty, professionalism and core values drive loyal relationships and repeat clientele. With the support of his management team, James is always seeking growth opportunities to ensure the success of the company for many years to come.

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Anastasia Pahis

Accounts Manager

Anastasia Pahis

Accounts Manager

Anastasia is responsible for all of Datalec’s financial and accounting services. A creative problem-solver, she’s committed to establishing and maintaining lasting professional relationships based on honesty and integrity. Anastasia relishes the professional and personal development she achieves though working in such a dynamic, cutting-edge organisation.

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Arthur Athanas

Operations Manager

Arthur Athanas

Operations Manager

With over 25 years’ experience in the electrical and communications industry, Arthur is a key participant in executive decisions. A driven coach and mentor, he continually inspires and motivates Datalec employees to improve their skills and performance. His commitment to efficient, safe and quality solutions has a profound impact on project performance ensuring the highest results.

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Ian Russell

ICT Manager

Ian Russell

ICT Manager

Ian has over 28 years’ experience in telecommunications. He’s worked with major data centre owners and system integrators for the design and implementation of both existing and new DC space. He brings a wealth of skills to Datalec including IT management, ICT engineering, lighting, A/V integration, network cabling, audio visual and video conferencing. His clients and colleagues will tell you he thinks outside of the square and applies practical methods to deliver cost effective, well-engineered solutions.

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Joel Gray

Client Services Manager

Joel Gray

Client Services Manager

Joel plays a key role at Datalec ensuring clients receive the fastest, most professional level of service. With over 19 years’ experience in the electrical industry, he’s achieved a number of vendor certificates and has worked across the design and delivery of major electrical and communication projects.

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PROJECT DELIVERY TEAM

Stavros Katsaros

Project Manager

Stavros Katsaros

Project Manager

Stavros is a licensed electrician with an Open Registered ACMA license and has a Diploma in Network Engineering. He brings with him over 30 years of experience within the electrical and communication industry from construction, industrial, commercial and fit out projects including service and maintenance. His extensive knowledge is a great attribute to the team. His passion towards the industry has resulted in the delivery of projects with the highest quality to clients.

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Ben Espinoza

Project Engineer

Ben Espinoza

Project Engineer

Ben provides the complete service designing and engineering projects, managing people and finding and presenting solutions to ensure everything runs smoothly. Certified in electro technology, communications, ASP connections, metering, solar photovoltaic cells and MATV systems, he’s committed to researching and learning new technologies to enhance Datalec’s offering for turnkey solutions. Ben’s one goal in life is to evolve our technological capabilities for future generations to come.

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Philip Mawbey

Site Manager

Philip Mawbey

Site Manager

With over 18 years industry experience and 14 of those years running commercial projects in the capacity of a leading hand, site foreman and site supervisor. We consider Phil as an integral part of the Datalec team, delivering high quality installations, on time and defect free. Phil prides himself on the finishes and end result which leads to ongoing work and continuing close working relationships with all clientele.

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Gursimrat Bawa

Estimator/Engineer

Gursimrat Bawa

Estimator/Engineer

Having recently graduated in Aerospace Engineering from The University of Sydney, Gursimrat brings an infectious passion for technology and the industrial world. An exceptional problem solver, his attention to detail while working on contracts and streamlining estimation processes ensures accuracy and minimal risk. With a Bachelor in Electrical & Engineering, Gursimrat has a fascination with flying objects and spends his weekends building and researching drones for different applications.

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Matthew Menzies

Estimator

Matthew Menzies

Estimator

In his own words, Matthew quantifies the amounts necessary for the world to revolve! With over 10 years’ experience in the electrical sector, he’s always striving to achieve and expand his knowledge and skill sets. When he’s not estimating, Matthew enjoys time with his family and all aspects of the sporting world.

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Shashank Soman

Cadet Estimator

Shashank Soman

Cadet Estimator

Currently in his 4th year of Electrical Engineering at The University of New South Wales, Shashank joined in 2017 to learn skills that cannot be taught in a classroom. By interning at Datalec, Shashank gains exposure to the Construction industry, as well as the mechanisms behind a highly successful business. Outside of work, Shashank enjoys fitness via gym, and actively volunteers to help design/build electric race cars for his University.

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Chris Le Cerf

Service Supervisor

Chris Le Cerf

Service Supervisor

Chris joined Datalec over 3 years’ ago and has been a key player in the successful delivery of some of our most complex projects. Chris’ unwavering work ethics and talent for resolving and communicating issues to clients has made him a natural choice for progression into our highly respected management team.

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ADMINISTRATION

Roula Pahis

Office Manager

Roula Pahis

Office Manager

Roula ensures our day-to-day office administrations, systems and processes run smoothly. Her attention to detail and impeccable organisation skills ensure the efficiency of our back-end operations. Roula loves working amongst the team, spending time with family and being outdoors.

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Peggy Iliopoulos

Administration Manager

Peggy Iliopoulos

Administration Manager

Peggy is our friendly receptionist. She joined Datalec in 2015 and has become the voice our clients enjoy being greeted by every time they call to speak with us.

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Over 23 years, Datalec have earned a reputation as a quality provider of data and electrical services for clients in the Commercial, Workplace, Education, Government, Retail and Industrial sectors.