Reseller News Connect - Securing your future as an MSP


Craig Allen

Technical Director APAC, Kaseya

Craig Allen is Kaseya’s Technical Director for the Asia Pacific and Japan region. Prior to joining Kaseya, Craig was a Chief Technical Officer (CTO) for an MSP ITlab who was an early adopter of Kaseya and has seen the benefits first hand from utilising extensive automation throughout an MSP. A keen enthusiast for the ICT sector, Craig works with and advises MSP’s on how they can overcome business challenges and capitalize on industry trends with the Kaseya portfolio.

Greg Williams

Senior Sales Engineer, Webroot

Greg provides technical solutions, training, and support to MSPs across New Zealand and Australia. Prior to working at Webroot, he was with SolarWinds MSP – where he specialized in security-as-a-service technology. By closely working with MSPs from a technical standpoint, he first-hand experiences issues that please MSPs (customer satisfaction, profit) and also those that plague them (ransomware, remediation/reimaging).

In his talk, Greg will highlight the latest (and nastiest!) ransomware variants seen in New Zealand, and discuss ways to keep your customers safe and happy.

Greg Sharp

Managing Director, Base 2

Greg Sharp has spent 23 years in the IT Industry both in the UK and in New Zealand, is a CISSP qualified IT security engineer and currently is the Managing Director of Base 2 located in Auckland New Zealand.

Greg Founded Base 2 in 2008 and has lead it to win awards in IT Service, management and technical delivery. Greg Sharp has a passion for IT and is especially interested in IT Security design and implementation for the SMB and mid-market in NZ.

Karl Thomson

Solution Evangelist APAC, StorageCraft

Karl is a Solution Evangelist for StorageCraft across the APAC region for the last three years and has been using the technology for over six years. Karl engages in Pre-Sales, Training and Professional Services across the StorageCraft portfolio and has extensive knowledge in backup and disaster recovery solutions.

Stephen Parker


Stephen is one of the region’s foremost experts on digital transformation, with over 30 years of experience in providing creative and challenging thinking that aligns essential business needs with innovative technology. In October 2016, Stephen delivered the keynote at the SMBiT Professionals National Conference – to an audience of 200 MSPs.

At Reseller News Connect, Stephen will share CompTIA research and personal insights into the Kiwi channel, and business opportunities for MSPs.

James Henderson

Editor, Reseller News

Reseller News Connect - Securing your future as an MSP


Thursday, 30th Mar 2017 8:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.


Sofitel Boulevard room
21 Viaduct Harbour Ave Auckland NZ New Zealand

  • StorageCraft
  • Kaseya
  • Webroot
  • CompTIA