A brief description of your career history?
I have been working in Technology Recruitment since 2002 in New Zealand, the UK and now Australia. Most recently I was working in an internal role working for Amazon Web Services but decided it was time to return to Xpand after my foray into client side recruitment.
What makes you ‘now’ in technology?
I am really passionate about “The Cloud” and the amazing ways it is helping organisations achieve the results they are seeking in a cost effective and technically advanced manner. I am very technically savvy and I love engaging with my clients and learning how I can help them achieve the results they strive to through providing the correct resources they need!
What gets you out of bed on a Monday morning?
I love meeting new people and learning new things.
What do you see as the next big game changer within the Digital Media and Technology industry?
I believe we are currently experiencing the biggest wholesale change in the way organisations operate over the last decade with the introduction of affordable Cloud Infrastructure. I can’t wait to see what new Cloud technologies will come out next!
You call yourself a specialist. Why?
I have been working in this space for over 16 years and still love it!
What is your greatest achievement? (This could be either work or personal)
Having my first child with my wife.
What is the best thing about your role?
I learn and meet new people every day.
Who sits next to you in the office?
When you were a child, what did you want to be?
What is your favourite quote?
You begin saving the world by saving one man at a time; all else is grandiose romanticism or politics. – Charles Bukowski
If you could invite 5 people to dinner who would they be?
Charles Bukowski, Elon Musk, Richard Branson, My wife and child.