Executive Team

Branko Ninkovic Director

Branko is the principal consultant and key driver in the growth and development of Firefly products and security services. Clients include leaders in health care, entertainment, retail, insurance, finance, global systems integrators, audit and accounting firms and federal agencies such as the Australian Federal Police High Tech Crime Operations division.

Branko has a background in security and software development and holds over 20 years experience in a broad range of IT Management roles and projects. Prior to founding Dragonfly, Branko held both state and senior national management roles across a range of IT disciplines including change management, risk and release management and project management for ASX 100 companies including Macquarie Bank and Brambles Australia.

Aatef Khayat Director

Aatef Khayat has over 10 years’ experience in enterprise architecture with a focus on leading major initiatives and teams to deliver technology enablement to align with businesses strategic direction.

Aatef has held several senior roles across Cisco, IBM, American Express, Dimension Data and other large ASX 100 and Global companies.


Lucy Khayat (MBA) Associate Director

Lucy has a background in Sales and Marketing in the Pharmaceutical and Life Sciences industry with over 20 years’ experience in a broad range of Sales, Sales Management, Marketing and Learning and Development roles and projects.

Prior to joining Dragonfly, Lucy held both state and senior national management roles across a range of Sales, Marketing and Learning and Development disciplines including Sales Manager, Marketing Manager and Training and Development Manager in ASX 100 and Global companies including Amgen Australia and AMRAD Pharmaceuticals, a division of Merck Sharpe and Dohme.

Lucy Khayat has a Bachelor of Science degree and Master of Business Administration (MBA) Macquarie Graduate of Management.

Semyon Taskin Director

Semyon Taskin has over 10 years’ of industry experience with a strong technical Enterprise Solutions pedigree across Finance, Insurance, Health and Education sectors. 

Semyon’s cross-technology knowledge, backed by industry certifications that include Cisco, AWS, F5, VMware and EMC, provides Semyon with the knowledge and expertise to lead and deliver diverse, critical and complex projects locally and across the globe.