A proven history, an exciting future

Ocean Software designs, develops, and delivers Enterprise Software solutions for military, government, and corporate customers around the world.

Our solutions are widely regarded as the gold standard in their respective classes due to their completeness, levels of support, ongoing development, training and documentation.

Our products form the core systems behind highly complex operating environments including; Command and Control, Situational Awareness, Healthcare, Supply Chain Management, and eCommerce.

We are one of the key business units within the Meydan Group‘s retail and technology services divisions, and are part of a team that comprises more than 1200 employees worldwide, with turnover in excess of $300m annually.

We have an extensive track record of delivering international Defence, Government, and Private Sector IT projects. Some of these projects have involved us taking on the entire product lifecycle, from initial design, to development, implementation, and ongoing maintenance and support. As a result we now provide multiple proven Commercial-Off-The-Shelf (COTS) solutions that drive operational efficiency, improve safety, and provide genuine ROI for our customers worldwide.

Our commitment to research & development, and our drive to deliver leading edge business solutions, is demonstrated by our ISO 9001:2015 accreditation for quality processes and procedures, and is further demonstrated by our responsive client support that follows ITIL processes.

Shaun Mitchell - CEO

With almost 30 years of experience in Information Technology, in a range of roles and industries, and 15 years at the executive level in CIO, COO and CEO roles.  Shaun is focused on the growth and success Ocean and its people.


Mark Palmer - CTO

Mark has extensive experience in the defence and aviation industry both in Australia and internationally across all key regions. His focus is on digital transformation, unmanned aerial system (UAS), air traffic management, big data, and artificial intelligence. He is an aviation expert with more than 24 years’ experience in the aviation industry in technology roles.


Luc Boucher - VP Operations NASA

Luc joined Ocean following a 33 years career with the RCAF as a Maritime patrol aviator. His former senior leadership appointments and extensive global military operation experience complement his academic background in business administration, project management and national security studies in his new role as VP Operations for the Americas.  


Melanie Shaw - Head of People & Operations

An experienced human resource and financial professional that excels at both strategic planning and operational execution. Experience across the whole human resource and financial remit focusing on leadership, financial viability, financial growth, change management, talent management and acquisition.


Ashley Stevenson - VP Operations EMEA

As a former RAF Harrier pilot, Ash has a wealth of operational experience including Belize, Bosnia, Kosovo, Sierra Leone, and Iraq, as well as in senior command appointments in Afghanistan and the Middle East.  This was followed by 5 years consulting in the defence aerospace industry, which ultimately led to joining Ocean in July 2019.


David Bree - Regional Sales Manager APAC

David heads our Sales operations across Asia-Pacific. His 33 years in the Aviation Industry includes time in the Military (aircraft mechanical & Air Traffic Control), Airline Operations, Simulation & Modelling, Product Management and Sales/Business Development. David enjoys time with family, keeping fit, and sharing good food and wine.