Simon Roller’s career started in the UK, where he worked in IT Operations and Data Centre management for Fortune 100 companies.
On moving to Australia, Simon joined Hewlett Packard and continued to provide consulting services in IT Best Practice and Data Centre automation. Simon held a variety of country, regional and global roles during his time at Hewlett Packard, including business management, marketing and strategy.
All through his career, Simon has enjoyed working with people. His deep technical capabilities allow him to liaise between IT and the business, and many of his consulting activities focus on strategy, management of change and internal communications. Simon has been through a number of large and complex mergers (Digital, Compaq and HP), and is uniquely positioned to understand how large organisations adapt to change. Simon holds an ITIL v3 Expert certification, is a Distinguished Professional in Service Management, Certified Information Systems Security Professional (CISSP), a Certified Information Systems Auditor (CISA), Certified in the Governance Enterprise IT (CGEIT),a Charted IT Professional and Fellow of the BCS, an Accredited SFIA consultant and a member of the SFIA Council, itSMF, ISACA.