Management Consultants

Experts for R&D Leadership, Health, Consumer Products & Advanced Technology Markets.


Why Muidop?



  • Success in over 800 Government Grants.

  • World class ability to analyse markets trends

    & find opportunities that win,

  • Global success in R&D, product development, launch and market embedment.

  • Front line leadership to develop, lead and implement business strategy,

  • International network of “best in space” specialist service providers.

“It’s not the fittest or strongest businesses that survive but the ones most adaptive to change.”

— Reinterpretation of Darwinian theory


Our Team

Mark Bouw, CEO & Founder. MBA, BN, MAICD

Mark is a globally recognised expert in business strategist who unpacks a company’s problems, stress tests the facts, writes the strategy, rolls up his sleeves to implement and evaluates the data driven outcomes . He is best known for strategic business turnarounds, growing businesses, building high performing teams and accessing government grants. Throughout his career, Mark has experience across multiple industries including Medical & Healthcare Products & Services, Consumer Products & Services and, Advanced Technologies. He is a visiting mentor and judge at Stanford University's Graduate School of Business Global Ignite Program. Mark works with Muidop’s clients to develop their strategy and project manage strategy implementation. Contact Mark at

Andrew Pittard, Group Executive-Finance Strategy & Grants. BBus (Acct & Law), CPA

Andrew is a globally recognised finance executive holding senior roles with organisations including Fonterra, Tiger Turf, Honeywell, Linfox and successfully acquired, grew & divested Refine Engineering. An enthusiastic leader whom demonstrates intelligence, respect and accountability. Andrew leads the R&D services team and provides CFO commercial strategy services for Muidop clients. Contact Andrew at

Steve Bailey, Group Executive-Growth & Investments. DBus (Acct)

Steve is an experienced growth advisor and analyst who has had career long success raising capital and undertaking IPO’s for his clients. An experienced board member, Steve works with Muidop clients providing specialist advisory services, guidance and advice for listing companies on the ASX and strategic partnership matching. Contact Steve at

Owen McCrink, Group Executive-Engineering. BEng

Owen has brought to market leading software and hardware engineering products with his digital basis team from tradies software programs, to photo booths, mechanical automation systems to any time of App. Owen and is team are a unique breed of technologist who truly understand the need for of commercial outcomes that work with Muidop clients to bring their technology concepts to live and start the process of innovating their business. Contact Owen at

Evan Hopkins, Group Executive-Intelligent Automation. BSc, MEI, FIML, PMP

Starting his career in the Military, Evan moved into software development and leadership roles before becoming a professional Program Manager, and C-Suite Manager. Evan has held numerous roles with some of Australia’s leading tier one organisations, including DXC, IAG, IBM, Boeing, EDS, Telstra, Department of Defence, GEC, and NCR, and has founded and sold two successful Software Development companies. Evan and his in house team of software specialist work work with Muidop clients to develop their data warehousing & analytics, automated intelligence and artificial intelligence solutions. Contact Evan at

Lloyd Bebee, Technical and Business Processes Consultant. B.Eng, MBA (Bus Law)

Lloyd has a background in the project management, design and construction of industrial facilities across a wide range of industries including oil and gas, chemicals, pharmaceuticals, mining, pulp and paper, fertilisers, electricity generation, and fibre optic cable manufacturing industries, throughout Australia and in SE Asia. He is adept at engaging with stakeholders, analysing business processes and deficiencies, and developing strategic plans to meet business objectives. High financial and commercial acumen round out his skill-set.


Robert Weller, Director Robert Weller & Associates.B Sc. (Hons) MBA FAICD CMC

Robert and his team of associates assist Muidop clients to Assess, Align, Assemble and Apply for Government Grants, having himself raised $49m with 84% success rate. Robert has extensive experience in sales, marketing, management and consulting to industries such as manufacturing, oil & gas, petroleum & petrochemicals, agriculture, food, steel making, mineral processing, power stations and recycling. He has been professionally involved in the construction, operations and maintenance of these types of processing plants. He has prepared and implemented a large number of strategic plans for Multinational Corporations and has a strong background in commercialising innovation. Robert was directly involved in the commercialisation of over 20 new products deployed into highly capital-intensive industries. Robert is a member of the Institute of Management Consultants and a Fellow of the Australian Institute of Company Directors. He has been National President of the Graduate Management Association of Australia; a member of the Victorian Government’s Services Export Advisory Committee; and Board member of the Australian Universities International Alumni Convention held in Victoria. Contact Robert at


What makes us different…

Our service is unique to your business, confidential and focused on growth, operational excellence and managing risk.

We will listen to your problems, diagnose the situation, we don’t sugar-coat our feedback, then work with you to thrive.

Since 2002, we have worked globally across multiple industries with businesses who might just be starting, struggling to grow and scale or, fighting off competitors and needing to pivot for new growth.


Because every business wants to be the best it can