Meet the IMA management team

The driving force behind IMA’s success


Ian Metzke
Ian Metzke

Managing Director and Founder

Ian founded IMA in 2004 and has managed its growth from a one man operation to today. His career of more than twenty years in IT includes roles as programmer, IT manager, consultant, project manager, CIO and CEO. Ian has a BSc from Monash and a MBA from Melbourne Business School. While it’s hard to stop him thinking about work, he spends his spare time with his family and dreaming of past glories as a fencer.

Dan Nuroo
Dan Nuroo

Director, Recruitment

Dan has been described as a recruiting tragic. Joining recruitment straight out of university, he has spent the last decade and a half recruiting predominantly in the IT sector. As IMA’s Director, Recruitment Dan is given free rein to use his creativity to ensure that the Recruitment function is the competitive advantage for IMA. Passionate about all things recruiting, Dan is a social media maven. Please connect!

Shelley Brown
Shelley Brown

Director, People & Culture

Shelley is the beating heart of IMA. She has been with IMA for from the get-go and is in charge of all things People related. Which means she is constantly wearing multiple hats and is basically both ringleader and cheerleader of the company. Shelley’s diverse career in IT includes Business Analyst, Project Manager and Sales Manager. She has deep insights into the psyche of IT consultants and is a huge champion for our people.

Archana Patel
Archana Patel

Regional Director - NSW & ACT

Archana is a big part of IMA. Joining our sales team in 2013, she immediately kicked goals and impressed clients. Archana‘s fifteen year career as a PMP, SCRUM Master and certified Project/Programme Manager give her a unique insight into client needs. Archana has a Masters in Mathematics and is always upbeat and smiling. In her spare time Archana enjoys cooking, travelling and avoiding the cricket.