Managing director, Network Group
What was the worst job you have ever had? Mucking out the cows on the farm as a kid.
Which actor would you pick to play you in a movie of your life? Russell Crowe in Gladiator. He had to fight hard to win, too.
What do you do as your party trick? I'll thrash anyone in a 50 press-up race. Try me!
What is your favourite chocolate bar? Bounty - it's the taste of paradise, of course.
What has been the highlight of your career to date? Winning Young Business of the Year with my brother back in 1992. It spurred us on to greater things.
Has 2014 been a good, bad or ugly year? Another good year with business plans running on track for a change.
How would you explain the IT channel to a stranger without boring them to death? We're the people behind the systems you take for granted daily.
Aside from the channel, my dream career would be... prime minister.
What major issues will the channel face in 2015? Mark Carney's bank rate rises from the spring onwards.
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