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Our People


Mr Jake Monkley:

Managing Director

Mr Jake Monkley is our Managing Director and Company founder.

With over 12 years industry experience within large design engineering, manufacturing and executions companies in both drafting management and design Jake possesses a solid background in heavy industry. His many years of hands on experience designing solutions on site under the direction of industry leading senior engineers and asset managers, has resulted in the creation of Createch Industries.

With direct involvement across the business in Project Management, Drafting, Design Reviews, Client Relations and Supplier Management, all aspects of the business are underpinned by his involvement.


Mr Daniel Kulski:

Senior Project Manager/Engineer

Daniel is a qualified Engineer majoring in Mechanical Engineering and Management. With 8 years of experience within the Heavy Industries sector and numerous high value projects for global manufacturing companies completed Daniel has an established reputation for quality and excellence in delivery.

Having designed and executed mechanical and electrical scopes of works for clients in Power Generation, Renewable Energy, Fuels & Petroleum Storage & Handling and Defense, our clients projects benefit from a highly experienced and capable engineering team leader. Daniel possesses specialist skills in Heat Transfer and Fluid Flow analysis, and has solid experience with electrical systems , SCADA and PLC programming.


Mr Marcos Perelmuter:

Senior Civil Structural Engineer

Mr Marcos Perelmuter is a Chartered Civil Engineer with more than 30 years of vast experience in infrastructure, road and railway tunnels, viaducts and bridges (long span and cable stay), industrial buildings, Electrical power stations and transmission lines, communication hubs and re-transmission lines. With dam and airport infrastructure design experience both in superstructure and substructure detail design, Marcos brings a wealth of specialist engineering experience. Marcos is currently completing a Masters in Geotechnical Engineering & Geology.

Marcos' experience working with reclaimed soils, both pre/post tensioned concrete, completes the structural design capability within the business. All designs meet the compliance expectations for Structural design work undertaken.


Dr Chan Mya Tun:

Senior Process Engineer

Dr Chan possesses over 15 years industry experience as both a Senior Process and Research Engineer for global companies within the energy, chemical and water technologies sector. With a PhD in Chemical Engineering and having completed a postdoctoral research fellowship at the UNESCO Centre for Membrane Science & Technology, Chan brings a wealth of technical ability to the team.


As a peer reviewer of numerous scientific journals such as the 'Industrial & Engineering Chemical Research Journal' and 'The Journal of Physical Chemistry', he provides a strong technical underpinning of the process systems we supply. Chan's involvement in front end design, design optimization, detail design, commissioning and plant validation ensure we can consistently deliver the best process solution for your projects.

Dr John Ypsilantis:

Senior Electrical & Controls Engineer

Dr John holds a PhD, BE (Electrical) (Hons I), BSc (Pure Mathematics and Computer Science), is an MIEAust, CPEng, APEC Engineer, IntPE(Aust), SMIEEE, MACS, MIICA. Registered Electrical, Information Systems, Communications and Electronics Engineer (NER) and Registered Electrical, Information Systems, Communications and Electronics Engineer (RPEQ).


With a significant background in Electrical Engineering and ICT, specialisations in Enterprise SCADA, Instrumentation, Telecommunications and Enterprise Data Networks, Cyber Security for SCADA networks, Process Control and Advanced Control Engineering, Dr John possesses all the right skills to successfully design and commission your electrical and controls architecture. Project management of deployment, SAT, UAT and go-live of multi-interface, multi-site systems is a speciality.

Highly experienced in conducting design review and design audits for front-end engineering designs for Natural Gas Storage Facilities and associated monitoring instrumentation.

Mr Aaron Monkley:

Business Development Manager - Engineering, Projects & Maintenance

Mr Aaron Monkley is our national Business Development Manager for Engineering, Projects and Maintenance.


He also supports the management of resourcing on Shutdowns for both trades and supervision.


With over 10 years in labour supply management to heavy industry, his extensive experience ensures projects are resourced to consistently achieve quality and safety objectives. Aaron is our first point of contact for Sales on Engineering and Shutdown Maintenance works.


Mr John Maclean:

Operations Manager - Melbourne Drafting Office

John is a qualified mechanical engineer who began his career in New Zealand. His extensive on-site design and drafting experience has seen him deliver solutions to plant for over 30 years.


His experience across both engineering and drafting make him more than suitably qualified to carry out the role he now holds for us as Operations Manager in our Melbourne Office.


With both Drafting and Engineering reporting to him, his role ensures quality procedures are adhered to, and packages released are to the highest standard.


Mr Andrew Linnell:

Senior Draftsman- Melbourne Drafting Office

Andrew is a qualified and very capable draftsman and possesses formal qualifications in Mechanical Engineering and Drafting.


His responsibilities involve the management of 3D modelling and detail drafting for all projects across the business. Creation and management of drafting schedule, scope of works generation for drafting and implementation of 2D and 3D auditing for quality assurance.

Mr Deane Labrum:

Senior Mechanical Engineer

Mr Deane Labrum is a Senior Mechanical Engineer with extensive experience in Piping and Pressure Vessel design.


With over 30 years' experience for global minerals and processing enterprises, Deane provides the highest quality engineering supervision, and is key to providing professional development and mentoring to other mechanical engineers within the Createch Industries Group.

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