About I am focused on growing small companies and turning them into successful enterprises. I do this by finding, hiring and developing great people.
Before joining Portland I spent 15 years working with an excellent team of people. We took Certus from two people with an idea to become the 23rd largest New Zealand owned technology company and the 2nd largest New Zealand owned IT services company (2013 TIN100 Report) with annual revenues in excess of 75m. Certus was left with a very capable executive which enabled me to move onto new, entrepreneurial adventures.
At the start of my career I served nine years as Weapons Engineering Officer in the Royal New Zealand Navy.
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