Gavin is a senior IT architect, leading and delivering enterprise and solution level Microsoft data platform projects. He has a track record of maximising business and IT investment, de-risking IT environments, and increasing their productivity. He typically achieves this by providing new functionality or additional scalability, issue resolution, or through consolidation and standardisation. Gavin also provides guidance in the broader areas of enterprise IT landscapes, value management, and operational best practices.
He is also one of 25 Microsoft Certified Architects for SQL Server in the world and a Microsoft Certified Master. He also holds certification from the Global IT Architect Association, IASA.
Gavin works as a Principal Architect for Coeo, a UK SQL Server consultancy. Prior to this he worked as an infrastructure architect and database administrator for 15 years, mostly recently with managed services providers.