About Fastman

Fastman delivers high value solutions and services for OpenText Content Suite and Extended ECM.


Fastman is one of OpenText’s leading technology partners. Originally founded in 2006 in Melbourne, Australia, today we have offices across the world including California, Singapore, and mainland Europe and our customers include some of the most recognisable brands globally.

Fastman’s team of consultants and developers have provided Content Suite and Extended ECM based solutions for over a decade. Moreover, as an OpenText Technology Partner our solutions are available directly through, and supported by, OpenText themselves. 

Our principals have over 40 years combined experience in OpenText technology. This has been recognized by OpenText themselves, with Fastman being named OpenText Asia Pacific “Partner of the Year” within 2 years of being established, and recognized by our clients at many levels for the standard of service that is a core value of our business.


Alister Grigg

Managing Director

Alister is a veteran of the IT industry, with experience in many facets of the business from technical roles to commercial and account management.

After an initial period in mainframe operations in New Zealand and the UK, Alister spent time in Australia with organizations such as AXA and Unisys in operational management, business development, and commercial roles before founding Fastman in 2006.

Alister is based in Newport Beach, California.


David Henshaw

VP, Products

David leads Fastman’s technical capability and is responsible for all aspects of our growing product business.

With over 20 years’ experience in IT including technical, commercial, and management roles, David spent his early career experiencing life in large multinationals courtesy Accenture and Deloitte, followed by several years in utilities and energy before joining Fastman in 2007.

You’ll find David happiest when he is deep into the detail of a technical problem alongside the Fastman team, or supporting our customers around the globe. David is based in Melbourne, Australia.


Brian LaPointe

VP Sales

Brian brings to Fastman a deep understanding of the value enterprise information management and digital signature automation delivers for organizations. His professional expertise is rooted in selling enterprise information management technology and the related vertical applications. Additionally, he has hands-on experience working within the DocuSign, OpenText, Microsoft, and Laserfiche ecosystems as both a sales producer and executive management. He’s a frequent presenter at industry events and always interested in sharing best practices.

Brian is a true Massachusetts native in many ways graduating college from UMASS Lowell yet has lived in Southern California for the past 20 years.

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