With its core business vision built upon the following values, piiq Digital
embraces new technology to enhance the salon experience for clients and stylists alike…

To empower the stylist and enhance the client experience

To respect and value the relationship between stylist and client

To have all parties involved in any aspect of our business benefit from
the association

  • To empower the stylist and enhance the client experience
  • To respect and value the relationship between stylist and client
  • To have all parties involved in any aspect of our business benefit from the association

The founders of piiq Digital, Richard Kavanagh and Richard Matthewman are proud to bring you their world-first piiq Pod

Richard Kavanagh

4 times awarded Australian Session Stylist of the Year
Global Creative Director for Rodney Wayne
Creative Director for ghd
Global Artist for Redken.
Internationally published author

Sydney-based Richard is responsible for developing and interpreting global hair trends through seasonal campaign shoots for the most prestigious hair care brands and fashion houses alongside the world’s leading print media – sought after for his trend-setting creativity, Richard delivers cutting-edge looks on the runway that are then translated into the every-day, wearable styles seen in salons across the country.

Richard Matthewman

25+ years technology industry experience
Co-Founder and Co-CEO

Previous Career Highlights

2004 - Stream lead in the IBM Negotiation team that successfully divested the IBM PC division to Lenovo

2008 - Led the IBM Bid team for the securing a $300m – 5 Year outsourcing contract to Qantas

Richard comes from a corporate technology background with local and international experience working in senior roles with companies such as IBM, Telstra and Standard & Poor's.