Rob McEwan

Specialist Services, Director, Taranaki

Rob has over 30 years of computer and commercial experience from companies in the United Kingdom and New Zealand. He also has extensive experience working in the petrochemical industry with responsibility for IT engineering and service delivery to the Asia Pacific region.

Recently Rob has focused much of his time on assisting clients to develop and implement cloud computing strategies and as Director of the Business Computer Services division, his internal roles include team leadership and project management with a proven record of accomplishment working with diverse teams to deliver projects. Knowing the importance of people within business, Rob also heads the busy HR Consulting team.

Specialist areas

  • Building and managing networks including Novell, Microsoft and UNIX systems and desktops
  • Operations management
  • Strategic planning
  • Project and Portfolio management
  • CISCO Network Engineering
  • Server Architecture
  • Data Centre Implementation
  • Vendor Selection
  • Contract Negotiation

Industry experience 

  • Power utilities, generation and distribution
  • Gas Distribution
  • Petrochemical

Membership & qualifications

  • Member of the Project Management Institute
  • Prince2 qualified Project Manager
  • ITIL foundation qualified