Mads Larsen


A strategic thinker and problem solver, Mads is a seasoned strategy professional with more than 14 years’ experience in strategy development and operational performance improvement. He has extensive expertise in diagnosing performance issues and taking a structured approach to developing improvement initiatives and programmes of work.

Tim McMaster

Tim McMaster


Tim is an experienced management consultant with 15 years experience and has delivered strategic and business transformation projects with clients primarily in Government, Health and small to medium sized enterprises. These clients typically require an over-investment in effective written communication, powerful analytical insight and stakeholder engagement, which are key skills Tim brings to any client engagement.


Gill Cashion

Project Leader

Gill has significant experience in strategic planning, business case development, and setting up and running large scale transformation programs for higher education, commercial and NFP clients.  She has also spent significant time working in research and development for the energy sector, and both in, and for, the NFP sector. 


Craig Lofts

Project Leader

In his early career, Craig gained experience in Australia, Asia and the Middle East in a wide range of sectors including property, retail, automotive, education, research and the military. Since joining SPP in 2013, Craig has worked on strategic planning, business case and activity costing projects. Craig holds an MBA from the Melbourne Business School and graduated on the Dean’s Honours List.


Clara Yates

Project Leader

Clara has a background in engineering and previously worked in government leading the development of major infrastructure projects. With SPP Clara has worked across the transport and logistics, sports and entertainment, higher education and NFP sectors. She brings functional expertise in business case development, major projects, policy development and program management. Clara holds a MBA from Melbourne Business School and graduated on the Dean’s Honours List.


Tim Morris

Project Leader

Tim has deep experience scoping, designing and delivering digital programs for Government and Higher Education clients. He is an astute strategic and transformation planner, supporting clients in Government, Transport and Higher Education develop strategic and service transformation plans. He attended Harvard Business School Executive Education and was awarded a Dean's Commendation during his Bachelor of Finance.


Michelle Farrugia

Senior Consultant

Michelle has significant experience in strategy, business case and business plan development, and program reviews, particularly for government, higher education, research and NFP clients. She is an experience team leader with a scientific background in the biotechnology sector and is keen to help organisations enhance their capacity for innovation and research impact.