Simon Bright

Chief Operating Officer, Empired
Chief Executive Officer, Intergen

Simon is Empired's Chief Operating Officer and the Chief Executive Officer of our New Zealand operation, overseeing the end to end business functions and maintaining our strong reputation for successful delivery.

With over twenty years’ experience in the IT industry, Simon has a strong background in strategy development, business leadership, business consulting, and a specialist technical skill set in the Enterprise Resource Management space.

His background in finance and accounting was the springboard to a move into the consulting and business solutions arena over this time Simon has held senior positions with some of New Zealand’s premiere companies.

As a Partner with Ernst & Young Simon made a calculated decision to get behind the introduction of Navision (now Microsoft Dynamics NAV) into the New Zealand marketplace and subsequently built a very successful team delivering projects across the length and breadth of the country.

More recently, Simon was a Director with CGNZ Middle Market Solutions, a leading provider of Microsoft Dynamics NAV, AX and CRM solutions before this business was purchased by Hewlett Packard. At HP Simon was responsible for driving the Microsoft Services business in New Zealand

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