John has a proven track record of building, transforming and operating global organisations. His leadership style focuses on delivering results in a sustainable and efficient manner through engagement and the development of strong teams. Having held roles as Chief Operating Officer as well as Chief Technology Officer, John possesses a unique blend of business acumen which includes direct P&L management and multi-billion dollar M&A / divestiture experience, and award winning technology strategy, implementation and leadership. This includes transformations using virtualisation and cloud infrastructure in a secure manner. Further, the experience of having lived and worked abroad has provided John with direct international context, be that from a regulatory, financial or cultural angle. As an accomplished presenter and speaker, John is consistently sought out to provide thought leadership at both industry conferences and in academic settings on a worldwide basis.