Building tomorrow’s businesses from tomorrow’s IP

What we do


We collaborate with R&D labs, industry partners and investors to build products and ventures that take inventions from lab to market.

Current programs include:
  • New venture for AI cancer diagnosis
  • MedTech commercialisation
  • ML and IOT in supply chains


We combine R&D and our proprietary analytics platform to develop strategic and policy responses to technology-driven change.

Current programs include:
  • Automation and the Future of Work
  • Future of Education
  • Smart cities, infrastructure, travel and transport

We partner with research labs, industry and investors worldwide to build ventures that apply new technologies that are not yet commercially available.

Image: Monash University "Cave", 3D interactive human brain visualisation

The Tandem Platform

Tandem shows how technological disruption and automation will affect any population or organisation, by applying world-leading R&D and our proprietary analytics to financial, market and workforce data. Tandem's scenario, modelling and decision support tools help leaders to drive significant commercial and human value, immediately and over time.

Launched in August 2017, Tandem is already scaling to companies and governments in Australia, UK, US, Canada, India, Singapore, France and Holland.

Technology-driven change will have a profound impact on almost every enterprise in the next 10 years


Meet Faethm

We’re led by a team of product, technology and strategy executives with hands-on startup and blue-chip experience.

mike priddis
chief executive officer

Before founding Faethm Michael was a Partner and Managing Director, Asia of The Boston Consulting Group’s technology innovation practice, Digital Ventures. Prior to this Mike founded and led S&C, an award-winning design firm that was acquired by BCG.

chief operating officer

Before founding Faethm Carolyn was CEO of Decimal, an ASX listed FinTech. Prior to Decimal, Carolyn held executive roles in some of Australia’s most prestigious finance institutions, including Macquarie Bank, St George Bank and BT Financial Group.

greg miller

Prior to Faethm Greg held global technology leadership roles, including GM Global Partner Operations at SAP and senior roles at PeopleSoft, Unisys and Oracle. Greg also founded the not-for-profit Navegar Institute, to research and advocate on tech issues.

samantha lawson

Samantha joined Faethm from The Boston Consulting Group, where she helped CEOs and executives innovate, grow and adapt to changes and opportunities driven by new technologies. She formerly led a London communications firm, and holds an INSEAD MBA.

Data Science Principal

Richard joins from Woolworths where he led advanced analytics to drive sales, cost efficiencies and profits. Richard holds an MBA from both the AGSM and Tuck and a PhD in Bioinformatics. He is a strategy consultant, author, founding partner of a drug discovery start-up and adviser to health and tech startups.


Leah joined Faethm from The Royal Australasian College of Physicians where she led data analytics and drove business transformation. She has also held roles at Accenture and Swiss Re, advising executives in strategy, operations, and process improvement.


Jatin joins Faethm as software engineer and web developer. Before Faethm, Jatin was involved in multiple startups building their software solutions and promoting tech. He is also a part of the Quantum Computing Center in UNSW, building tools to enhance their productivity and data-management.

We're Hiring

We’d love to chat if you are exceptional in tech R&D, data science, strategy, product or design.

Apply now

Image: Study into Huntington’s Disease, courtesy of Monash University