Gary first started working in the E-Business space with the then Oracle Financials MPL5 (Version 5) and has over 20 years experience specialising in both Oracle and Oracle E-Business Suite. During his career Gary has been involved in a wide range of industries including telecommunications, manufacturing, retail, supply & distribution, pharmaceutical, construction, startup companies and product development.
Since taking up IT in the late 1980’s Gary has specialised in providing a diverse range of E-Business services spanning from strategic planning to problem solving and database administration both nationally and internationally. Since the late 1990's, Gary has become more widely known as a regular conference presenter at OAUG conferences internationally especially during the period he was involved with Quest Software’s E-Business offerings (2000 to 2008).
Gary’s greatest strengths are the way he utilises his prior business operational experience to bridge the gap between business needs and IT capabilities and also his ability to see the big picture on IT issues and communicate simply and effectively to technical and non technical alike.
Gary understands the business imperatives behind IT strategy ensuring a practical approach to E-Business issues and he has the ability, knowledge and communication skills to work seamlessly in any diverse and challenging environment.
In his time with Quest Software Gary designed the following Quest Products: