Meet Our Team

We are mathematicians and computer scientists with backgrounds in statistics, artificial intelligence, business IT strategy, advanced algorithms and bioinformatics.


Dr George Preston

George Preston is a co-founder of Prometheus Information and is responsible for managing the company and heading the Statistical Consultancy team. He has more than 35 years’ experience in research, policy analysis and information systems. His interests include the development and application of Bayesian models for predictive business reporting and fraud detection within the health insurance industry.  George holds a BSc (Hons) in Mathematics from UNSW and a PhD in Artificial Intelligence from the University of Newcastle.




Dr Daryel Akerlind

Daryel Akerlind is a co-founder of Prometheus and head of the Software Development team. He has more than 25 years’ experience in software engineering and application development. Daryel holds a BA (Hons) in Mathematics and a PhD in Computer Science and Pure Mathematics, both from the Australian National University.






Bill Beedie

Bill Beedie is the Business Development and Accounts manager at Prometheus. He is an Information and Communication Technology professional with more than 25 years’ experience in Australia and New Zealand. He specialises in building and revitalising sales revenue as well as effective account management for client organisations. Bill has a BA in Economics from Macquarie University.