Wayne is a business driven technology leader and senior manager offering over 15 years of leadership in business intelligence (BI), enterprise performance management and computer forensics. In these capacities he has delivered or project managed some of the larger NZ initiatives in high profile companies including the banking, construction and ICT sectors as well as government agencies and NGOs. Wayne’s enterprise resource planning and BI knowledge extends across the platforms of major providers such as SAP, JDE, Lawson M3, Navision, BPCS, Baan and Axapta.
Wayne relishes the challenge of solving the trickier problems and identifying the opportunities that present. He achieves these successes by understanding and focusing on core issues, forming strong links with key stakeholders, leading the creation of easy to understand plans and rigorously monitoring progress towards agreed outcomes. Wayne offers a demonstrable track record in assisting significant organisations and projects down a path of technology innovation and transformation. Transformation has occurred with technologies that continue to be at the forefront of the modern data driven organisation and includes business intelligence, mobilisation, information security, business continuity and analytics. He also offers expertise in data warehousing and computer forensics.
Career highlights include his lead of the BI, Information System Assurance and Computer Forensics practice of a nationwide technology practice; the rebuild and turnaround of a software company that was in decline, and project management and implementation of a corporate information management system for a government department. Wayne’s acknowledged leadership in BI and computer forensics has resulted in his forging strong relationships and gaining the trust and confidence of organisations which have gone on to seek his advice on technology strategies.
Wayne holds a BCom (Finance) with credit from Otago University, and has certified skills in a range of BI tools including Cognos, CorVu, ProClarity, Tableau and the Microsoft BI solutions stack. He offers data acquisition capability on ERP platforms including JDE, SAP, Dynamic AX, Dynamics NAV, Movex, BPCS and PeopleSoft.
Wayne has a range of sporting interests including football, tennis and squash. And when the neighbours permit, he can be found playing a bit of jazz trumpet/cornet.