Experienced Network Design Consultant/Architect with over 15 years of experience in IT and Networks within both Service Provider and Enterprise network environments across various sectors, from Investment Banking and Stock Exchanges to Telecommunications, Petrochemicals and Commercial Real Estate; scaling from SME to Global Enterprises and Service Providers.
Experienced in communicating/presenting technical topics to technical and non-technical audiences at Director, VP and C levels within organisations. I am able to understand and actively participate within any part of the end-to-end project lifecycle with successful results. I have an eye for detail and will always see activities through to a successful conclusion. I am quick to adapt to new technologies, am proficient across multiple vendor’s products and select best-fit technical solutions to match business requirements.
An experienced provider of network solution design and consultancy to both enterprise and service provider environments, I have a deep understanding of network and security infrastructure and solution architectures with extensive financial sector and service provider industry experience. I am able to produce bid response (RFP/RFI) and high/low-level network design documentation within required timelines to a high standard. I am able to conduct pre and post sales engagements in addition to having strong, multi-vendor hands-on implementation skills across a wide range of technology. I am proficient across a range of product lines and network operating systems including Juniper Networks (Junos, ScreenOS) Cisco (IOS), Arista Networks (EOS), Foundry Networks/Brocade and several others.
GROUP MANAGER/MODERATOR: Low Latency Infrastructure for Trading (Over 16,000 industry focused members)
Juniper Networks Champions Program 2012 - Ingenious Champion
J-Partner Learning, Technical Tier: Master 2011/12