Colin brings 30 years’ experience in IT strategy, transformation, governance and major systems implementation. He is recognised as a specialist in Shared Services Strategy and Data Governance and has a long association with the local government sector. Prior to establishing Effectus in 2007, Colin was Founder/CEO of SQL Services Ltd, growing this into an international database services company and completing a successful sale.
Following the Christchurch earthquakes in 2010/2011 Colin co-led the successful development of the EPIC Innovation Campus as a lead initiative for re-establishment of the CBD. The campus went live in 2012 and supports over 30 technology high growth companies. Colin continues to Chair the EPIC Innovation campus.