The Curious Minds team
At Curious Minds, our team has a diverse range of experience in a variety of different fields leaving us equipped to handle any business and their needs, ranging from sport and ecommerce to not-for-profit and charitable organisations. By increasing your lead generation and donor acquisition, we will better your business’ presence online, thus increasing your performance going forward.
Our founder

Our founder Stephen Thirgood has a long history of success in digital campaigning in the Asia Pacific Region, having collected multiple Campaign Asia Independent and Social Media Agency of the Year Awards before repatriating back to Australia in 2014 and starting Curious Minds Media.

Since then, Curious Minds has become the preeminent digital lead generation and donor acquisition agency in the region, working across 7 countries for some of the world’s most trusted and recognisable charities.

As a trusted advisor and strategist for a wide range of not-for-profits, Stephen is passionate about assisting charities reach new advocates and donors through innovative technology solutions and intelligent campaigning.

the team
Dovy Ainsworth usa country manager

Dovy, is a Not For Profit leader and innovator, having traversed multiple markets and geographies. Dovy handles all of our operations and communications across North America, ensuring Curious Minds can work with our clients in all time zones.

Tony King head of Technology

After an extensive Investment Banking career in Financial Markets working in Australasia, SE Asia and Europe, Tony joined Curious Minds in 2020. Tony leads our technology team with a clear goal to transform the business through process optimisation and automation that is integral to our ongoing success in the NFP and eCommerce sectors.

Nick Kirk Head of Creative

With a creative skillset honed from working with early-stage startups before coming to the digital agency world, Nick leads our creative team to deliver content that not only looks great but delivers genuine results for our clients.

Dominic Kok Lead Developer

Dominic is an experienced full-stack software developer specializing in designing and building web applications. He has managed large teams to deliver projects on time. He is skilled in all aspects of software development - design, testing, UI, UX, server administration, database administration, etc. For Dominic, software engineering is both a science and an art.

Curtis Moore Campaign manager

With extensive experience in communication strategy, Curtis leads the team in developing highly engaging and effective marketing campaigns that drive world class results across all metrics, from brand awareness and sales to donor acquisition and community advocacy.


Specialized in UI/UX, Shamindi is a frontend developer as well as a creative, product designer with a passion in both coding and designing. She works with our development and creative teams to bring the best solutions to light at Curious Minds Media.

Damsarani Vitharana Project Manager

Damsarani is an experienced Project Manager in delivering projects and exceeding Client's expectations. As the performing Scrum master in Curious Minds Media, She is making sure the team is performing well with full commitment to achieve customer satisfaction by delivering the projects on time.

Sanjeays Fernando Global Ad buyer

Sanjeays is an international Digital Marketing Specialist with extensive experience in planning and executing ROAS driven eCommerce campaigns and profitable lead generation campaigns by buying ad spaces most relevant to brands seeking to influence their target audience.

Janaani Thalpegama Business Analyst

Janaani is an experienced Business Analyst with a demonstrated history of working in various business domains in the end-to-end management of business requirements to exceed customer expectations. She brings in business process improvements to achieve organization’s goal and to improve the efficiency levels.

Schedule a demo today
Please input your Name.
Please input your Company.
Please input your Email.
Please select your Country.
Please input your Message.