Craig has spent his entire career delivering technologies that provide a platform for productivity, collaboration, innovation and growth. He has worked with clients across the business spectrum from emerging startups to market leading multinationals, bringing a unique mix of high level technical background, empathy for clients and innovative thinking.
Prior to founding K C Armour & Co, he provided services as a consultant and technologist with industry defining organisations such Sun Microsystems (Now Oracle) and IBM before joining Telstra, where he was responsible for delivering key innovations within technologies such as Bigpond Email, the Connected Home, and the National Broadband Network. His degree in Applied and Computational Mathematics from the University of Queensland has cemented a different perspective into the challenges of Business and IT, and provided the skills necessary to adapt and those perspectives with the constant demands of change.
In recreation Craig is a high performer; A passionate sailor and ultra-endurance cyclist, Craig has been able to leverage his abilities, remain focused and dedicated to achieve podium level results, taking him to compete at the world championships for both sports.
He applies this same focus and dedication to all his projects and clients.
Recent engagements have included:
- Optimising the delivery of nationwide Application & Infrastructure deployments
- Developing & Aligning multiyear technology programs with organisational strategy
- Supporting Vendor Selection processes with requirement development, relationship management and proof of concept programs
- Re-aligning troubled programs through process analysis and stake holder management
Areas of Passion:
- Creating Smart Communities: Effective Communication, Knowledge, and Information Systems in Organisations
- Aligning Business & IT: Technology Management Practices and Methodologies for Business
- High Performance, Highly Available, and Massively Scalable Computing Solutions
Craig believes in success as a journey and is eager to be part of yours