Gavin is a senior IT architect who provides guidance to IT leadership and advice to their operational teams. His engagements focus on Microsoft data-centric solutions and IT modernisation for businesses of all sizes. Gavin also provides guidance in the broader areas of enterprise IT landscapes, value management and operational best practices.
He has a breadth of technical experience across all areas of IT, with deep expertise in Microsoft’s data platform and cloud products and technologies. His hands-on technical activities focus on SQL Server, Windows Server and Microsoft Azure.
Gavin 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.
Today, 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.