Our Team

The Spacecubed team is passionate about helping people move from ideas to action.
We are always looking for high energy people to join our growing team and provide outstanding service to our members.

Brodie Mcculloch

Brodie McCulloch | Managing Director

In 2011, Brodie founded Spacecubed to support Western Australia’s growing, but disconnected startup community. Brodie's expertise is currently helping to shape our new project FLUX , which recently opened. He is also one of the Directors of StartupWA, which aims to advance the startup economy in our state.

Ophelie Rat

Ophelie Rat | General Manager

When Ophelie first arrived from France she started as a volunteer, just after Spacecubed opened. Within three years she moved from Community Manager to Operations Manager. Ophelie manages the team, day-to-day operations and business strategy with Brodie.

Tom Riordan

Tom Riordan | Partnership and Program Manager

Tom has been involved with Spacecubed since 2012, while completing his studies in Entrepreneurship and Marketing. Tom is now the Partnership and Program Manager, and is responsible for growing the Spacecubed community and building long-term partnerships to benefit the Perth startup ecosystem.

Kate Kirwin

Kate Kirwin | Event Coordinator

Kate joined the team in November 2014 after three years of working in the not-for-profit sector, coordinating fundraising events. As the Events Coordinator, Kate manages events and meeting room bookings. She is also a coorganiser for community events including: Perth{Web}Girls and Startup Weekend.

Kelly Turner

Kelly Turner | Business Development Manager

Kelly started in October 2015 after three years of working in corporate sales and business development. She is in now the Business Development Manager for our new project FLUX. Kelly manages the sales team, coordinates the marketing and develops stakeholder partnerships.

Matthew James Kirk

Matthew James Kirk | Marketing coordinator

Matthew is an Anthropology graduate with 2 years experience in PR, content and journalism. He joined the Spacecubed team in February and is in charge of marketing for Spacecubed and FLUX. His passion for content is to inspire the community to gain collective leadership, together we are more.

Ranjeev Sidhu

Ranjeev Lion Sidhu | Business Development

With his own startup and more than 11 years experience, Ranjeev works in Business Development on Wednesday's and Friday's. Look him up in the directory and say hi and network with him - he's been part of the community for just under 3 years.

Johnny Doan

Johnny Doan | Community Host

Johnny is passionate about supporting developing communities, working with a variety of non-for-profits in a number of sectors and has recently joined Spacecubed, as a Community Manager for FLUX.

Kali Norman

Kali Norman | Business Development Coordinator

With 5 years of experience in stakeholder engagement and business development under her belt, Kali joined the team in April 2016. She works across both Spacecubed and FLUX to coordinate building long-term relationships and strengthening our membership base.

Lainey York

Lainey York | Events Assistant

Lainey is a second year university student who joined the team in April after volunteering at the space. She is passionate about events and community, and is working with Kate to help manage events and meeting room bookings.

Abbie Reilly

Abbie Reilly | Admin Assistant

Abbie is passionate about big ideas. She is currently finishing a degree at Curtin University in Nutrition, and works across the Spacecubed accounts and admin on a part-time basis.

Nesh Sooriyan

Nesh Sooriyan | Program Manager

Nesh joined Spacecubed after founding and exiting two startups in China and Australia. Nesh is Program Manager for acceleration and incubation programs.

Najiyyah Abrar

Najiyyah Abrar | General Office Assistant

Najia joined Spacecubed in May 2016 after learning about us through the Fogarty Leadership Camp. Being the dedicated community host at Spacecubed, she looks after the physical space, new & existing members and manages Office Hours.

Tahlia Buck

Tahlia Buck | Community Host @ FLUX

Tahlia joined FLUX in September 2016 and was excited about working in an environment that helps bring big ideas to life, including the many learning opportunities on offer. Tahlia works as the main FLUX host, she is passionate about the environment, technology, equality, art, travel and the entertainment industry.

Our Board

Nigel Jones

Nigel Jones | Director

Nigel Jones is an experienced Director and Senior Executive. He has a successful track record in mining, health, insurance and financial services. His specific expertise is in accounting, finance, governance, risk management, IT and corporate services.

Arnold Stroobach

Arnold Stroobach | Director

An experienced director and CEO in the field of ICT, innovation, high-knowledge and high-grow companies, Arnold has a long track record in strategy and business development. He is an active player in the field of commercialisation of new ideas, Venture Capital and Business Consultancy. Since 2009, Arnold has held the position of as the Honorary Consul of The Netherlands to Western Australia.

Brodie Mcculloch

Brodie McCulloch | Director

In 2011, Brodie founded Spacecubed to support Western Australia’s growing, but disconnected startup community. Brodie's expertise is currently helping to shape our new project FLUX , which recently opened. He is also one of the Directors of StartupWA, which aims to advance the startup economy in our state.