ABOUT US

Here’s just a quick insight in to the founding members of the UK Veeam User Group, if you’re wondering what we are all about then just click here.

James Kilby

James has been involved with Veeam for a number of years, where he designed and maintained the backup infrastructure at his previous company. He is currently a Solution Engineer at a UK based ISP. Day to day he builds and designs customer environments on both VMware and AWS platforms. James was also part of Mike Laverick’s Feed4ward campaign in 2014/15, and during this process he used Chris Dearden as an ‘expert’ sounding board. This was in preparation for a VMUG event covering “Availability and Disaster recovery using Veeam”. He has recently attended the Manchester Veeam Technical Expert Club, and holds VMTSP & VMSP upto v9. He is also a VMware vExpert 2015/16 He can be found on Twitter @jameskilbynet or be contacted via his personal site jameskilby.co.uk

Craig Dalrymple

Craig has been dabbling in IT for over 20 years. Currently a Senior Systems Engineer at Brightsolid. Enjoys virtualization at work, and rugby/archery away from work.  Craig is one of the original Veeam Vanguards he is active on Twitter @cragdoo or via his personal site www.cragdoo.co.uk

Nick Furnell

Nick now works as the Cloud Systems Engineer for Veeam in the UK & Ireland and previously a Solution Architect at a Leading UK Based ISP. He has used Veeam in anger as an end user, consumer and reseller since 2010. Nick was also privileged to be picked as one of the original Veeam Vanguards back in 2014, and attended VeeamON events from 2015 through to 2017. He can be found on Twitter @NickFurnell and runs his own personal site Talking IT sharing his knowledge of 25 years in the IT industry.

Ian Sanderson

Ian has been working in the virtualisation space for the last 10 years with a keen focus on infrastructure design and deployment. Currently working for SITS Group and a Veeam Vanguard. Ian has presented at previous Veeam User Group sessions as well as at VMUG events. You can find Ian on twitter @ian0x0r or at his blog www.snurf.co.uk

James Kilby

James Kilby

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 Craig Dalrymple

Nick Furnell

Nick Furnell

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Ian Sanderson

To read about why we formed the group, please click here.