Information adept knowing the future is made clearer by understanding the past
Colin has spent over 40 years in the computer industry usually at the cutting edge. He has been involved in several ground breaking initiatives in the world of networks, operating systems and collaborative development. He has held senior executive positions in international vendor and consumer environments and has served as CTO for major organizations such as Unilever and the American Red Cross. Colin has excelled at building strong and implementable strategic plans and is acknowledged by his former colleagues as a leader of both thought and action. He is an avowed advocate of open source philosophies and the necessity of increased transparency of information. Educated in Scotland and US, he is married with children and lives in Connecticut.