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Our Leaders

Bret Barton

Chief Executive - Asia Pacific

As the Chief Executive Nova Systems Asia-Pacific, Bret runs a division of Nova Group ...

As the Chief Executive Nova Systems Asia-Pacific, Bret runs a division of Nova Group which amalgamates our newer client sectors and locations with both established engineering professional services and emerging global technologies.

Bret is responsible for the growth and governance of a portfolio of progressive businesses and programs which include our:

  • Nova Singapore Business (Commercial and Defence services);
  • Nova New Zealand Business (Commercial and Defence services);
  • Australian Transport Program (rail and infrastructure, autonomous vehicles and ports); and
  • Australian Energy and Resources Program (oil, gas, mining, power, water and utilities).

Bret is a member of Nova’s Executive Leadership Team and has been a Manager within Nova for 12 years. Bret served 20 years in the Canadian Air Force and supported major test programs for the Canadian, United States and Australian Air Forces.

Bret holds Masters Degrees in Business Administration and Aeronautical Engineering and is an Engineering Executive with the Institute of Engineers Australia.

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Greg Hume

Group CHIEF EXECUTIVE OFFICER

Greg was appointed Nova Systems Chief Executive Officer in July 2016. ...

Greg was appointed Nova Systems Chief Executive Officer in July 2016. Greg has over 25 years’ experience in aerospace test and evaluation, airworthiness certification, project management and systems engineering.

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Ian Salter

General Manager - Maritime, Land & Future Systems

Ian is responsible for Nova’s team supporting the Maritime domain and the Concept ...

Ian is responsible for Nova’s team supporting the Maritime and Land domain, and the Concept and Strategy phase of the capability lifecycle for Government. With over 30 years experience within Defence and Defence Industry Ian has been with Nova for 10 years. He has held a number of Operations and Program management roles in Nova and still enjoys consulting within the Maritime Test & Evaluation field.

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Jeff Perry

General Manager – Aerospace & Surveillance

Jeff is responsible for finding interesting and challenging work for our team ...

Jeff is responsible for finding interesting and challenging work for our team and excellence in service delivery within Nova’s Fixed Wing, Rotary Wing and Surveillance Systems domains. Jeff has over 25 years of Defence and Aerospace experience with extensive experience in complex systems of systems projects.

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Jill Noble

Group CHIEF FINANCIAL OFFICER

Jill is responsible for ensuring that the Group has the financial resources to execute its strategic priorities, ...

Jill is responsible for ensuring that the Group has the financial resources to execute its strategic priorities, and delivers value to its shareholders. She oversees finance and payroll processes, regulatory compliance, financial reporting and group performance. Jill has a diverse background, with 25 years’ experience in the Defence and technology industries.

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John Godwin

General Manager - Defence Support

Based in Adelaide and reporting to the CEO, John manages the Defence Support Business Unit....

Based in Adelaide and reporting to the CEO, John manages the Defence Support Business Unit. John has over 20 years’ maritime, defence and security experience. He holds a Bachelor of Engineering from UNSW. He holds several directorships including The Repat Foundation Board of Governors, South Australian Veterans Health Advisory Council, and CBC Adelaide.

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Mick Green

Chief People Officer

Mick is responsible for the support of over 350 employees and our talented middle managers and professional support staff,...

Mick is responsible for the support of over 350 employees and our talented middle managers and professional support staff, which includes the Nova Systems Operations Managers, HR, and the Recruiting teams. The ANZ CPO is responsible for the Strategic Workforce Plan and co-chairs the Global Resource Management framework. The CPO and his team will be ensuring the foundation for Nova’s future growth and success remains strong with continued focused on challenging work, highly competent individuals, our employee’s wellbeing and our family oriented culture. Mick has held several consultant and management roles within Nova, and has significant supply chain and logistics experience within commercial FMCG and Defence environments.

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Nick Kemp

Group Chief Strategy & Capability

Reporting to the Group CEO, Nick is a member of the Executive Leadership Team and is responsible ...

Reporting to the Group CEO, Nick is a member of the Executive Leadership Team and is responsible for the leadership and management of Nova’s Strategy, Capability and Marketing functions.  In this capacity, Nick works across the Australia and New Zealand business and is responsible for implementing Nova’s global capability framework.  Nick is an accomplished business leader with over 30 years’ experience across the defence, rail, utilities, medical device and civil aerospace sectors.

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Nick Pengelly

General Manager – Communications, Information & Space

Nick is responsible for the Communications, Information and Space Business Unit which comprises a number of Nova’s key ...

Nick is responsible for the Communications, Information and Space Business Unit which comprises a number of Nova’s key programs growing proficiency to support the delivery of specialised services and product in the areas of information, cyber security and communications which encompasses Nova’s strong Satellite Communications and Space business. Nick joined Nova Systems in 2008 where he was chartered to grow Nova’s Satellite Communications business on the back of Nova’s purchase of Auspace from Astrium in late 2007.

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Steven Robinson

Chief Executive - Australia

Reporting to the Group CEO, Mr Greg Hume, Steve is responsible for the Nova Systems Australian business and how it works...

Reporting to the Group CEO, Mr Greg Hume, Steve is responsible for the Nova Systems Australian business and how it works with its clients to enable technology to solve the problems that really matter.  As an Australian owned and operated business, Steve and his team are proud to grow sovereign capabilities and deliver tangible outcomes to the most complex of problems in the Air, Land, Sea, Joint and Space domains whilst remaining true to our core values of Trust, Professionalism, Passion and Community.  Steve has over 25 years’ experience within Defence and the Defence Industry.

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Tas Ranson

Group Chief Information Officer

Tas is responsible for the strategic management of Group-wide business, knowledge, information and communication systems. ...

Tas is responsible for the strategic management of Group-wide business, knowledge, information and communication systems. Tas has over 25 years’ experience in government within Project, Business and Engineering roles, including policy and process oversight.

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