Career so far: It’s been in IT throughout – from management through to M&A.
If you could be anyone else for a week, who would you be and what would you do? I’d be the chief executive of Ryanair and would abolish the chief executive position and replace it with a cabin attendant.
What would you have as your last meal? Hot toast.
What is the best corporate jolly you have ever been on/taken partners on? A day’s racing, helicopter rides, etc.
Do you see the cloud as a threat or an opportunity? A huge opportunity.
Have any of your predictions come true this year? Yes, I didn’t win the lottery.
What do you see as the channel’s biggest challenge in 2011? Vendors reinventing their own models.
What is the best part of your day? That first hour or so.
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