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Who We Are

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Headquartered in Canberra, VA has been the leading provider of i2 solutions in Australia for over 20 years.

More than this, VA has delivered intelligence, investigative and analytical outcomes to our clients, which span every state and territory of Australia. Reflecting the close relationship with Australia, VA has also provided extensive products and services throughout New Zealand, with an office in Wellington and clients across the country.

Today, VA continues to grow our presence in South-East Asia, with a regional office based in Singapore to provide capability across the region, including Malaysia, Indonesia, the Philippines, Thailand,  and Korea.

Our diverse and experienced team consists of:

Investigators and Analysts

Drawn from law enforcement, military and intelligence agencies, our team has used the tools we sell and support on major crime, terrorism, people smuggling, espionage and fraud investigations.

Trainers

Our team has taught the i2 suite, analytical skills and investigative methodology around the world, building the skills at all levels of government agencies and corporate clients.

Technical Consultants

With more combined experience at building and customising the i2 suite than any other Harris partner worldwide, the VA technical team thrives on the challenges of connecting information and deploying i2.

Our Mission

Empower our clients with best of breed solutions to gain insights from disparate data.

Our Values

Value our Customers

Build relationships on understanding and trust.

Foster innovation

Be creative and solution focused.

Invest in our team

Become lifelong learners.

Our Team

Sam eRskine , General Manager
Sam Erskine
Chief Executive Officer

With a decade of law enforcement experience in various departments, Sam brings substantial operational experience fused with 12 years of intelligence analysis training, consulting and leadership roles...

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Sam eRskine , General Manager

Sam Erskine

Chief Executive Officer

With a decade of law enforcement experience in various departments, Sam brings substantial operational experience fused with 12 years of intelligence analysis training, consulting and leadership roles across Asia Pacific. Sam is based in Australia to lead the international growth strategy for VA.

Michael LeHuy
General Manager

With over 20 years experience in various federal departments in within Australia, Michael brings diverse experience across business & information technology transformation and operational leadersh...

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Michael LeHuy

General Manager

With over 20 years experience in various federal departments in within Australia, Michael brings diverse experience across business & information technology transformation and operational leadership.Michael has spent the last 12 years in fraud and regulatory compliance bringing substantial operational experience in investigations, intelligence & data analytics. This is combined with experience in program and project management roles on large scale government initiatives to deliver business transformation and information technology modernization to manage fraud and compliance within the public sector. Michael is based in Canberra, Australia and is focused on leading the growth of VA and supporting VA's clients and customers through technological innovation.

Dave Ashton
NZ Country Manager

Dave is the NZ Country Manager for VA Worldwide who has over 30 years’ experience in the intelligence community. A former military intelligence analyst for over 20 years, Dave joined i2 in Cambridge i...

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Dave Ashton

NZ Country Manager

Dave is the NZ Country Manager for VA Worldwide who has over 30 years’ experience in the intelligence community. A former military intelligence analyst for over 20 years, Dave joined i2 in Cambridge in the UK before moving to New Zealand in 2007 to manage his own analytical consultancy. He joined Visual Analysis in 2010 to set up the original Visual Analysis office in New Zealand before moving to the Insurance Council of New Zealand in 2014 to manage the fraud database. Dave re-joined VA in 2018 and has a wealth of experience as a software trainer and analytical consultant working with Military, Police, Insurance and banking clients along with numerous government agencies in New Zealand, Australia and the UK.