I am a business development and strategy consultant specialising in the application of emerging tech in business, particularly blockchain and distributed ledger technology.
I have held senior technical and financial roles in businesses across multiple sectors including utilities, manufacturing, leisure and software, leading several enterprises through their start-up and growth phases. My first job was with an IBM business partner in Denver, back when the AS/400 was a really cool piece of hardware and the World Wide Web didn’t exist. I'm COO of software developers City Web Consultants and lecture at Teesside University Business School.
My latest book is BLOCKCHAIN HURRICANE for Business Expert Press (Feb 2020), an ideal text for professionals and MBA students aiming to understand the origins, applications and future of blockchain and cryptocurrency,
I also author the SimCavalier series of cybercrime science fiction: Bitcoin Hurricane (2017), Hacked Future (2018), Tangled Fortunes (2020) and have short stories published in the Harvey Duckman Presents... anthologies.
I hold a 2nd Dan black belt in karate and have two children to keep me busy.
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