Our Team & Culture

Where broad practical experience spanning gold, base metals, PGE, rare earths, minerals and uranium meets deep technical expertise spanning database compilation, migration, development, integration and data reporting.

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Think of our team
as your team.

You’ll find a diverse range of practical experience and technical expertise within our growing team, but we all share the same values.

  • We believe we have a duty of care to our clients and their investors.
  • We are accountable, honest, ethical and efficient in everything we do.
  • We seek to make every interaction pleasant, informative and satisfying.

These principles underpin our agnostic approach to ensuring your data is secure, complete, correct and accessible.

They guide the way we share our geological expertise and technical knowledge, not only freeing you from the burden of data management, but uncovering the insights you need to make the best decisions, faster.

We strive to be excellent at what we do so you can be the best at what you do.

Meet our people

Moses Matema, Principal Consultant

MComm (Applied Finance), BSc Hons (Geology), MAIG

Rock Solid Data’s founder, Moses has designed, developed, integrated and implemented geological data management systems since (2004). His goal: to provide clients with an excellent set of skills to deliver unparalleled data management services.

Specialities: SQL server development, database integration, database application development.

Catherine Carney, Managing Consultant

BEng (Geol), MAIG

Catherine epitomises our commitment to multidisciplinary excellence. She has delivered data management systems for a diverse range of clients, compiling, migrating, auditing and reporting on geological data in Australia and internationally.

Catherine is a highly respected mentor, both for our team and our clients.

Specialities: Database migration, data auditing, QAQC reporting.

Carrie Sinclair, Senior Consultant

BSc Geology, MAIG

Based in Brisbane, Carrie has extensive data management experience and deep expertise in auditing databases and assessing data quality. In addition to a keen eye for detail, she is an exceptional communicator and mentor.

Carrie is also a proud advocate for Women In Mining.

Specialities: Data compilation, database auditing.

Joanne Lewis, Senior Consultant

MSc (Geological Sciences)

With experience spanning a diverse range of deposit types worldwide, Joanne has a wealth of experience in a host of geological roles, including data management and consulting.

Joanne’s accounting and auditing background means her ability to deal with the most granular detail is second to none.

Specialities: QAQC reporting.

Annette Da Silva, Senior Consultant

Bachelor of Science Honours (Geology), MAIG

Annette has broad experience, having worked on the client side for many years as an exploration geologist and database administrator.

She likes to delve into detail to fully understand each of our client’s data and their unique requirements.

Specialities: Geobank software, database compilation, data auditing.

Argene Sugalan, Consultant

BSc Hons Geology

Having developed her geological data management expertise within our team under the mentorship of our renowned senior consultants, Argene is something of a prodigy. She’s an invaluable member of our team.

Specialities: Database migration, database integration.

Wallace Maillot, Consultant

BSc Geology, BSc Geophysics

Another of our wunderkinds, Wallace is an avid learner, who has established himself as a versatile and indispensable member of our team. He is as comfortable loading data as he is adept at designing tools for database integration.

Specialities: Database migration, database integration.

Tap into our expertise.

Tell our team about your data management challenges.

Find out how we can tailor our geological and technical expertise to suit and support you.