Neil has spent 38 years in the European IT Industry, working for IBM or as a Director of an IBM Business Partner. Experience includes new business start-ups, acquisitions, disposals and management buyouts. Partnering with IBM until joining in 1989, Neil became UK AIX LOB Manager in 1991 followed by AIX EMEA Marketing Manager in Paris.
Later joining Anix Computers, the company built a reputation as the premier AIX Business in the UK. In 2007 Neil founded M7 Managed Services, an IBM MSPh, that launched an AI Centre of Competence in 2017.
Recently acquired by Meridian UK, Neil is now Business Development Director.