Alan has a B.Sc. Hons (Mathematical Sciences) and M.Sc. (Computer Science) from Newcastle University and has many years experience in the information technology industry covering a wide range of application types, industry sectors and technologies. Throughout his career Alan has fulfilled a variety of roles related to designing and implementing business solutions, and has in recent years been heavily involved in telecommunications and billing systems. Alan sees his primary skill as the ability to "get things done", focussing on satisfying your business needs as a service provider through the achievement of tangible benefits to your organisation; maximising your revenue and providing improved services to your customers.
Darryl has a BSc (Computer Science) and a BA (Philosophy, Logic & Computation) from Auckland University and has spent many years as a professional software designer and developer across a wide range of application types and industry sectors. Darryl has extensive experience with service management and billing applications for telecommunications and IT. Darryl understands advanced technology but at the same time places value on "old school" approaches to design and management. His key strengths are a combination of business understanding and strong technical ability, careful attention to detail while staying focussed on business priorities, and the ability to communicate effectively with all parties.