Chris joined NCR in October 2017 as a Senior Systems Engineer in the Hosting Operations Team. Prior to joining NCR he spent over a decade trying to earn back a portion of his taxes working for the Scottish Government.
For the past five years Chris has been heavily involved in the Scottish Virtualisation community. He’s a leader of the Scottish VMware User Group. He holds several VMware professional certifications VCP & VCAP is currently working towards the final certification to become a VMware VCIX he’s also been recognised as a VMware vExpert for 2016 & 2017.
On joining NCR, Chris was attracted to the start-up style attitude and ambience of the office. He’s looking forward to his first CodeFest and being a huge fan of breakfast cereal is excited by the prospect of now getting it for free.
Outside of work Chris has two major passions, travelling and food, these passions are frequently combined. He spends as much time as possible travelling, and frequently includes cookery lessons during his travels. When not travelling (or planning travel) Chris is a maverick experimental cook and a keen sports and movie buff.