Darren is co-founder of Assurity, a Company Director and General Manager of the Auckland branch. He has almost 30 years’ experience within the IT industry. This experience spans organisational leadership, general management, programme and project management and software development.
His strong business acumen, combined with a deep understanding of IT methodologies, architects, software concepts and tools and techniques makes him an inspiring leader. He has extensive knowledge of the software development lifecycle covering Waterfall, RUP and Lean and Agile.
As well as sporting a pragmatic and flexible working style that is also reflected in Assurity’s culture, Darren is also passionate about quality and finding ways to innovate and improve where waste can be seen.
Outside of the world of Assurity, Darren has a passion for taking the family on all things to do with water. He is a keen yachtsman, an enthusiastic fisherman and can often be found out and around the gulf on practically anything that floats.