Beyond Cloud: David Terrar D2C, EuroCloud and the Cloud Industry Forum
David is heavily involved in promoting and supporting the UK Cloud scene as the chair of Intellect's SaaS Group, a Director of EuroCloud UK, an opertions board member of the Cloud Industry Forum and a regular speaker at social media, social business and Cloud Computing events including chairing London's Cloud World Forum in 2009, 2010, 2011, 2012 and 2013.
His day job is CEO of consultancy and cloud services provider D2C. He comes from a background of over 30 years operating in the trenches of the software business, having started in IBM and then worked in management and director roles for companies like Interactive, CSI, Cyberaid, Brook Street Computers, DataWorks, Indus and CODA.
Although his history is rooted in traditional enterprise systems he is passionate about the intersection of cloud computing, mobile technology and social media, how these tools can be deployed to make business more effective, and the way these trends are changing the world of work. Outside of the IT world he's a West Ham supporter, likes to spend time with his family, is a music fanatic and watches too much cult TV.