Meet Our Coaches

David Xu

Through successful deliveries of many significant projects, David has built-up a solid reputation as a reliable, positive, resilient and approachable leader with extensive technical knowledge. He was previously working as Senior Project Manager at DonRiver and is currently Senior Agile Project Manager at Telstra. He is the founder of Australia IT Bang, a Non-Profit organisation aiming to help Asian IT professional communities to improve their professional competency and contribution to Australian society.

Coco Fu

Coco has previously worked as a Data Analytics Consultant for EY. She holds a Master’s Degree in Business Analytics from Melbourne Business School. Coco has extensive experience as a Pricing Analyst and Investment Analyst for Suncorp Group and First Guardian Capital.

Alex Ji

Alex is an experienced Lead Data Scientist with a PhD in Information Sciences and Engineering and has a demonstrated history of working in both commercial and higher education industries. He is experienced in big data analysis and taught at Monash University for almost a decade. He is currently working as the Data Science Manager at Vocus Communications.

Hao Jing

A authentic people leader and outcomes oriented professional with over 11 years technology experience in banking, I have worked across Institutional and Retail banking. With deep domain knowledge and capability to deliver on outcomes, I develop strong and trusted relationships with diverse stakeholders to deliver high value products and services in a regulated financial environment. In the past five years, I have developed deep knowledge and experience across Fixed Income, Derivatives, Rates and Collateral with strong functional knowledge of Calypso. I have worked across Agile and Waterfall methodologies.

shasha Chen

Shasha has extensive Business Analysis and Project Management experience in IT and consulting area across multiple industries that include Telecommunication, Automotive and Insurance. Currently, she is working for Telstra as a Product Launch Specialist, specializing in enterprise product enablement, operational readiness and product remodeling in digitization.

Dustin Hinayo

Dustin is a versatile and highly skilled IT consultant with almost 20 years of experience in IT. He has managed and led the analysis for IT transformation, security, automation, next generation banking, billing integration and process improvement projects. Using his vast experience across Telecommunications, Financial Services, and Government industries, Dustin is able to deliver innovative solutions to complex business problems.

Frank Bao

As a business analyst, I am excited about how this role can contribute and be a part of a team to turn an idea into a brilliant solution to delight customers. In recent years, following the trend of a more dynamic commercial environment boosted by new tech, I have been polishing my skills to become an Agilist. Facilitating efficient Agile ceremonies, creating quality user stories, managing value-orientated backlog and delivering customer-satisfactory features are major parts of my work. And I have been holding a keen enthusiasm in learning and applying more Agile best practices into my BA work. In the next few years, this will still be the direction that I pursue and I hope I can bring it to the next level.

William Wei

I am self-motivated and diligent Performance / automation testing engineer with a demonstrated history of working in solutions for various domains such as Education, Telecommunication and Retails etc. My skill set includes Manual Testing, performance testing with Jmeter, automation testing with Robot Framework and Selenium. I am also from a developer background so programming with multiple languages is included in my skill package.

Di Yang

An experienced data scientist, Di Yang has worked for both the private and public sectors. From completing his Master of Philosophy (Computer Science) to undertaking research at the Australian National University, Di has extensive knowledge regarding data science and analysis.

Freddy Liu

Freddy has worked as a developer and infrastructure engineer in a variety of organisations across e-commerce, financial services and software industries in the APAC region. With extensive qualifications and experience in IT, business and engineering, Freddy brings industry knowledge and tips to the coaching team.