Technology with Purpose

KinChip Systems

Check out our products.

About

KinChip Systems designs, develops and markets intelligent technology products solving real world problems globally. Our products integrate state of the art psychological, sociological, biological and technical innovations, providing meaningful insights to empower users.

Creating Insights

Integrating state of the art psychological, sociological, biological and technical innovations to deliver key insights to empower users and improve outcomes.

Empowering People

With a focus on user centred solutions, we improve access and engagement with a user’s own data, to empower and inform them in health behaviours and choices.

Partnering for Impact

We take a collaborative approach to design and development, actively partnering with consumer groups, NGO’s, industry partners, researchers and government to leverage new technologies to improve quality of life.

Founders

KinChip Systems has senior leadership capabilities across corporate, operations, sales & marketing, product management, technology commercialisation, and specialist expertise in psychology and software product innovation.

Cath Resnick

Cath Resnick

Founder | Strategy & Operations View Details
Gry Stene

Gry Stene

Founder | Product and Technology View Details
Cath Resnick

Cath Resnick

Founder | Strategy & Operations

Cath brings a wealth of experience to KinChip Systems including a background in strategy, negotiation, marketing and the development of operational systems and processes. With entrepreneurial flair, she has successfully established businesses and social enterprises in industries such as engineering/construction, finance, training and health.

Cath is recognised as a leading psychological strategist. She is sought after by private, high growth and multi-generational family businesses where she has provided strategic planning, governance, succession planning, consumer insight, performance management and philanthropic advisory. Her clients include Essense of Australia, Biosymm, Roads 2000 and Family Business Australia, spanning industries as diverse as digital marketing, building services, logistics, design manufacture, professional services and industry associations.

As a business leader, Cath excels at managing profitability and performance through periods of rapid growth and change. She is adept at identifying future trends and market gaps, developing new revenue streams and positioning organisations at the forefront of their respective industries, globally. Cath also has a professional background as a Clinical Psychotherapist, was a Director and Faculty Member of The Churchill Clinic (Inc.) and is a graduate of the Australian Institute of Company Directors.

Within the community sector, Cath has held senior executive and Board positions in the areas of mental health, youth, disability and education. A dedicated advocate for youth, early intervention and mentorship, she established ‘The Dungeon’ youth drop in centre in 1999, which rapidly became a model for Perth’s youth service community (and remains so) culminating in a national award.

With a vision to create enterprise models that deliver social impact alongside financial returns, Cath is passionate about the promise that emerging technologies bring to health, education and the global community.

Gry Stene

Gry Stene

Founder | Product and Technology

With an enthusiasm to deliver positive social outcomes and a love for technology, Gry is always looking for opportunities to apply her experience in software development for the better good. At major global players Control Data, Oracle and Gemcom, Gry seized the opportunity to implement new products, a passion she has kept throughout her career.

Gry’s technical expertise, market and user focus paired with sound project management has been core to taking ideas from concept to product and delivering innovative technology solutions to organisations like AMCOR, Foster’s Group, HIC, Gateway Computers, COSCO, WWL, Newmont, Rio Tinto and DeBeers.

Key to delivering value to customers is the need to combine data and information from a multitude of sources. Gry has immersed herself in the world of systems integration and interoperability for the past 20 years, delivering both products and bespoke solutions.

A change facilitator, Gry has been instrumental in streamlining organisations for software innovation and development. She initiated, motivated and lead multicultural, cross-disciplinary teams across countries, designing and developing commercial products. Gry believes user experience is key and practises agile and lean UX / startup principles.

Gry is an MBA graduate from UWA, supplementing her technical skills and expertise and making her well poised to lead KinChip Systems’ product and technology programs. She is actively engaged in the tech startup and ICT communities both in Australia and globally. To share and empower, Gry has been mentoring for a number of years. She is currently part of the core team at Just Start IT a program that teaches innovation and entrepreneurship in high schools.

Team

KinChip Systems has a high-performing core team in Perth, supported by a virtual team of professionals, providing web application development, senior technical advice, brand strategy, graphic design, and social media support.

Jon-Paul Broom

Jon-Paul Broom

User Experience Specialist View Details
Padgett Rowell

Padgett Rowell

Development Manager View Details
Phil Delalande

Phil Delalande

UX / UI Specialist View Details
Luis Vallejo

Luis Vallejo

Full Stack Developer View Details
Bryan Summers

Bryan Summers

Frontend Developer View Details
Kevin H'ng

Kevin H'ng

QA Analyst View Details
Jon-Paul Broom

Jon-Paul Broom

User Experience Specialist

Jon-Paul Broom is a seasoned UX professional with over 17 years of experience across the board in digital. He is an experienced digital problem solver with a vast array of skills in the digital world. A background in digital cognitive learning theories, customer behaviour and user experience with working experience in E-learning, digital publishing, interaction design, game development, digital marketing and advertising.

Jon-Paul Started out working in Sydney for Study Now creating interfaces for Business English for Japanese courses and designing interfaces for mainstream consumer startups like HomeScreen, before moving into digital publication as the Online Creative Director for Pacific Magazines.

After leaving Pacific Magazines, he spent many years contracting for various digital and advertising agencies including Imagination, The White Agency, BWM and M&C Saatchi.

On returning to Perth he worked as a Digital Producer for Meerkats, helping lead their transition from a traditional agency into the digital world.

He joins KinChip Systems after three years working for WORKetc working on new user experiences for their desktop, browser, and mobile applications.

Jon-Paul holds a Degree in Interactive Media.

Padgett Rowell

Padgett Rowell

Development Manager

With 18 years in IT, Padgett has a wealth of experience in product and application development. Padgett has a wide breadth of knowledge, having worm many hats that reflect his evolving career roles – developer, business analyst, project manager, solution architect, account manager, technical pre-sales.

Padgett’s strong technical background is grounded in a deep understanding of what it takes to develop commercial software – and ensuring it stays running securely and reliably.

Padgett has worked with start-up’s, SME’s and enterprise clients across all sectors including insurance, finance, government, retail, fast moving consumer goods (FMCG) and health, taking a pragmatic approach to designing solutions and working with delivery teams to help produce secure, robust and intuitive business critical custom software.

His passion for technology is driven by the potential technology has for enhancing lives though meaningful connection to other people.

Padgett is a proponent for agile and lean principles, and for crafting beautiful and engaging user experiences – resulting in software designed to delight users.

Phil Delalande

Phil Delalande

UX / UI Specialist

A strong advocate of Design Thinking, Phil likes to test everything with users, get the whole team to collaborate and think outside of the box. He is a Product Designer with high sketching, prototyping and front-end development skills.

Phil is passionate about UX, and thrives in multi-disciplinary teams where he can apply Design Thinking principles in an Agile/Scrum environment, focusing on collaborative, user-centric approaches.

He is also a senior UI Designer with a proven track-record in product design (mobile, desktop) and front end development (html5/css3, javascript, angular).

Phil previously worked as a lead UX Designer and Senior Front-end Developer on Medical Director’s cloud application Helix. Prior to that he has worked on multiple web and mobile SaaS applications in Health (Ramsay Health, Primary Health Care, Medical Director), and also in Logistics, Health & Safety, and Risk Management.

Luis Vallejo

Luis Vallejo

Full Stack Developer

Luis is a Software Engineer with 8 years of experience in delivering front end solutions for various Industries including the Oil and Gas industry. He has a strong focus on solving problems and proven capabilities in agile methodologies.

Luis develops full stack with a front-end lead-in.
He has extensive experience in:
● ASP .NET, C#, Python, Web API, HTML5, WCF, JavaScript, Angular, XML, JSON, LINQ.
● Bootstrap, Grunt, NodeJS.
● Microsoft SQL Server.
● Teamcity, JIRA, TFS, Perforce, GIT, SVN.
● Visual Studio 2013, 2015, re-sharper, NCRUNCH.

Bryan Summers

Bryan Summers

Frontend Developer

A self-taught lover of all things front-end; Bryan is passionate about developing strong, user-focused applications for the web.

After working in digital marketing for a period, Bryan realised he was more intrigued by the process of creating applications and solutions that would solve real world problems for people. He embarked on a path of self education both academically and through networking.

This is Bryan’s first official developer job and he takes everything in his stride, with a specific interest in ensuring that our application works on all user environments.

Kevin H'ng

Kevin H'ng

QA Analyst

Kevin is a seasoned QA professional with an adept ability to discover use cases that might be easily overlooked. Not afraid to voice concerns and ideas. Has a keen eye for detail, a sharp mind for solutions, and an unflappable ego for seeking the best outcome for the user.

Kevin brings a wealth of experience and technical capability to our manual and automated testing processes.

He leveraged his BEng: Mechatronic Engineering at Curtin University of Technology into a love of detail and process including extensive experience in medical software (Medical Director | HELIX) and naval combat systems.

We are Hiring

We’re developing a game changing solution to solve a globally pervasive health problem and are always looking for talent to extend our core local team in Perth.

Our lead product, Kindom™, links parents with health, education and social services, and delivers personalised decision support incorporating the latest in AI technologies. Kindom™ is a consumer facing solution, with government as its primary Australian customer.

If you are passionate about some of the same things as us, we would love to hear from you.

You can reach us on +61 8 6558 1100 or at hr@kinchipsystems.co

Products

Our lead product, Kindom™, links health, education and social services with parents to deliver better outcomes for children.

For more information and stories related to Kindom™, please see our  Kindom™ product website.

IT TAKES A VILLAGE

Kindom™ aims to provide a multidisciplinary approach to enrich and support the child’s strengths and weaknesses. In particular, Kindom™ supports early diagnosis and best fit interventions through proprietary cognitive technologies that integrate qualified and relevant information, provide predictive analytics, augment parental decision support and manage collaborations with Healthcare, Childcare and Education service providers. 

QUALITY KNOWLEDGE THAT IS RELEVANT

KinChip Systems seeks to collaborate with renowned child health research institutes, genomic, education, child care and technology providers to provide avenues for research translation into the community, make quality child development and health knowledge accessible in homes, discover biological mechanisms underlying cognitive and developmental differences in children, and fund the development of new diagnostic, therapeutic and educational products.

TRENDS OVER TIME AND MEANINGFUL INSIGHTS

Using Kindom™ parents can collect real time and longitudinal biological, medical, psychological, social and educational information of their children’s development, identify gaps and strengths, enlist the children in their own development, find qualified and relevant information sources, and communicate and share specific information with education and health service providers. Kindom™ augments parents’ and caregivers’ ability to gain an overview and meaningful insights into the developmental and experiential journeys of each family member over time and how they interrelate with each other.

As Featured in

  • Business News
  • The West Australian
  • City of Sydney
  • Startup Smart
  • Story Geist
  • Startup News
  • Techboard
  • IdeaSpies
  • Tech in Asia

Meaningful technology empowered by KinChip Systems

We design, develop and market intelligent technology products solving real world problems globally.