Meet the IMA management team

The driving force behind IMA’s success


Archana Patel
Archana Patel

Chief Executive Officer

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.

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.

Kerry Harkness
Kerry Harkness

General Manager - Sydney

Kerry is one of the stars we are lucky enough to have in our Sydney team. Kerry has extensive Project Management, PMO and Business Consulting experience across a range of industries and domains. A conversation with Kerry will just heighten your awareness within projects and life in general. Her reputation which has been forged with attention to detail, lateral thinking, empathy, natural risk awareness and for just getting stuff done, has clients consistently asking for her by name. Not only does Kerry achieve business objectives, she will enhance the skills and knowledge of those around her as she goes.