Founding partner and sole owner of LTT Group Pty Ltd, (formerly LabTech Training).
Simon set up, registered and grew this Perth based RTO with two partners in 2005 to over 75 staff across four offices nationally, winning the Australian Training Awards Small Training Provider of the Year Award in 2012.
Simon commenced work in WA’s gold mining industry where he started as an entry-level field assistant. Simon then worked as a Fire Assayer before progressing to senior supervisory roles within both mining and environmental laboratories before moving into Vocational education and training.
Building LTT over the last twelve years, Simon has been at the forefront of delivering real employment outcomes to clients through both Classroom and Workplace Based Training programs across a range of STEM industries.
Simon’s role as a CEO and Director in setting up and growing LTT has allowed him to put in to practice much of his study and experience, to ensure clients receive the highest level of service.
Patrick joined LTT’s Finance team in June 2017, bringing with him over 25 years’ experience in accounting. Patrick is a Fellow of the Institute of Public Accountants (FIPA) as well as a freelance bookkeeper and BAS agent registered with the ATO.
Patrick began his career in the Seychelles, where he worked in the public sector for the Ministry of Finance’s Taxation Office before being awarded a scholarship to study in Australia. After his studies, Patrick returned to the Seychelles to work for the Ministry of Finance once again and was quickly promoted to the position of Director of Financial Control and Investment.
After migrating to Australia in 2007, Patrick worked for a number of chartered accountants before joining Sanax Medical and First Aid Supplies, where he spent six years as Company Accountant.
Patrick has attended workshops and seminars in Singapore, Italy and Germany and his qualifications include a Bachelor of Accounting, Certificate III in Financial Services, Public BAS Practitioner Certificate, Final Certificate with the Association of Accounting Technicians (UK), and a Diploma in Business Studies and Accounting (Seychelles).
Having worked in both the public and private sectors, Patrick is a strong advocate of accountability and having defined rules, policies and procedures in the workplace to ensure transparency and fairness.