Rob England

Rob England is a "portfolio entrepreneur", working on multiple activities via his company, Two Hills.  These include Core Practice developer, obviously, as well as speaking coach, ITIL consultant, sales coach, trainer, author, small business researcher, and internet businessman.

Before forming Two Hills, Rob spent 17 years in three countries with Computer Associates, the world's largest independent management software company. Rob was CA New Zealand’s Principal Consultant, working with clients to understand their business issues and requirements and to develop appropriate technology solutions to meet their needs. He worked mostly in the area of service management and ITIL. He was a technology strategist in the Office of the Chief Technology Officer (part of CA’s global research and development organisation). He has also managed a national team of pre-sales consultants, developed internal and external training (including professional development courses), done level one support for the entire product range, been CA Australia's year 2000 specialist, presented at many conferences, and managed client relationships.

Rob is a member of the International Council for Small Business, the Small Enterprise Association of Australia and New Zealand, the IT Service Management Forum (and the New Zealand itSMF newsletter editor), the NZ Computer Society, the NZ Skeptics, and the NZ Model Railway Guild.

He has a B.Sc. in Operations Research and a Foundation Certificate in ITIL. He also has partial qualifications in Electrical Engineering and Adult Education.

He lives in idyllic but breezy Pukerua Bay, Wellington, New Zealand with wife Vee and son Jack.


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