About Us

Cadist Consulting was founded in April 2002 by Damian Sheather, a degree qualified IT professional with (at the time) a decade of experience providing quality IT solutions for a variety of clients.  Damian brought his private clients into the business – clients he had been providing IT expertise to since 1993, and the business itself became a full-time proposition.

Cadist Consulting offers IT consultancy services to small to medium sized businesses, and business units of larger corporations and Government Departments, at competitive rates.


Damian Sheather – Owner and IT Consultant

Damian Sheather

With a degree in Information Technology and a Cert IV in Assessment and Workplace Training, Damian is a highly experienced IT Consultant and Business Analyst with proven performance over a career spanning more than twenty-five years.

A versatile leader who excels at turning analysis into strategic vision and then executing on that vision, Damian has a successful track record of innovation within diverse industries including government, finance and the energy and resources sector. Adept at managing stakeholder relationships and navigating the complexities of large-scale, pivotal government projects, he is recognised for consistently delivering top quality solutions within budget, timeframe and technology requirements.  A highly effective manager, mentor and influencer, Damian utilises excellent written and verbal communication skills to collaborate expertly across geographical and cultural boundaries.


Platinum Sponsor – Retro Rock-It

Retro Rock-It a 1994 Ford Fairmont that is driven by Damian in the Camp Quality esCarpade – an annual outback motoring adventure that brings hope, laughter and optimism to children living with cancer and their families, raising vital funds for Camp Quality.  Since 2010, Damian has raised over $100,000 for Camp Quality.  2020 would have been Damian’s eleventh Camp Quality esCarpade, but sadly it’s been cancelled due to the Covid-19 pandemic – bring on 2021!

Read more about Retro Rock-It and the Camp Quality esCarpade at the Retro Rock-It Blog.