As Executive Senior Vice President and Chief Technology Officer, Tony is responsible for the strategic direction of StayinFront’s technology and product development. While overseeing the research and development team, he launched multiple innovations, including the company’s game-changing evolution to SaaS-based software and entry into the consumer goods vertical. In 1991, Tony founded The Great Elk Company, an early pioneer of CRM systems, which later became part of StayinFront. Previously, he was software development manager for Financial Systems, Ltd. He has also held multiple senior IT roles at Abbott Laboratories, Cap Gemini America, Unisys and the Ford Motor Company.
Tony is a member of the StayinFront Board of Directors and is a frequent speaker at events and trade shows. He earned a Bachelor of Science in Computer Science and a Diploma in Business (Marketing) and a Master of Philosophy in Management Science and Information Systems from the University of Auckland.