Astryx is a female led firm, headed by founding partners, Megan and Caroline.

Megan Fechner

Megan's core strengths are in the delivery of strategic procurement planning, process and framework development as well as general procurement and commercial advice. 


She brings her expertise across complex and large scale procurements across various industries. With a focus on strategic outcomes, Megan navigates the complexities in procurement through her dedicated approach to clients.

Through listening and truly understanding clients' needs, Megan drives to achieve outcomes in stringent timeframes. Her understanding of when and how to test the boundaries of procurement rules and processes delivers practical solutions to realise clients' needs.


Irrespective of the environment or stage in the procurement lifecycle, Megan is able to assist clients in identifying options and pathways to success. Her creation of a one-team approach to realise outcomes results in up-skilling of the procurement officers around her.

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Caroline McDonald​

Caroline has a breadth of commercial advisory and legal experience. She has a proven ability to integrate into project teams to assist in developing tailored commercial documents for large-scale complex projects.


Caroline has end-to-end experience across the procurement life-cycle with a specific focus on information technology, commercial services and infrastructure procurements.  Her ability to synthesise and present complex information clearly assists in analysing multifaceted issues and the identification of mitigations for potential risk.

Caroline has a focus in providing a commercial perspective to procurements and contract development, as well as a strong skillset in negotiating complex commercial arrangements on behalf of clients. Caroline's focus throughout the procurement lifecycle is to ensure contracts can be managed easily and optimised to deliver value for money throughout delivery.

The Astryx Tribe

The Astryx team, or 'Tribe' as we call ourselves, is hand selected and comprised of people who identify with our company culture and possess excellent capability. Each member of our team exhibits our company ethos and traits that we and our clients value.

To ensure our team is performing at its best, Astryx provides its employees with:

  • market leading approach to remuneration and leave entitlements

  • access to performance bonuses 

  • flexibility and work-life balance 


Astryx was a proud sponser of the 2021 She Leads conference presented by YWCA Canberra with this years' theme of Power - Have it, Own it, Challenge it. 

Our ongoing support with YWCA supports their mission of strengthening communities by supporting girls and women through services and advocacy, towards their vision is ‘Girls and women thriving’.

Astryx is proud to be recognised as a supporter of Veterans' employment. 

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