Brian joined GS1 in July 2013 as an Applications Architect to work on the continuous improvement of GS1 New Zealand’s enterprise level system functionality and interfaces. Brian is also part of GS1 Global’s forum of Architects, which develops common or inter-operable data and systems for GS1 member organisations. Brian has a MSc (Hons) in genetics from the University of Auckland and is also certified in Java and JADE programming.
He was previously a Software Development Manager at EDIS Technologies and prior to that, held a similar role with iP3 Systems for three years.
Not only does Brian know computer languages, he is fluent in four languages - English, German, Dutch and Afrikaans.
Outside of the office Brian enjoys playing tennis and participates in athletics and triathlons.