Warrick Johnston

General Manager - Technology & Innovation

  • Civil Engineering, Otago Technical Institute 
  • BSc Geology, Otago University
  • PGDipSci Spatial Information Systems, Otago University
  • Certificate of Business Administration, Henley Business School
  • Diploma of Company Direction, London Institute of Directors 

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Warrick is a technical and commercial leader who has a passion for technology and strives for innovative uses that positively impact businesses and people.

With more than 20 years’ experience in strategy and development, product development, service creation and delivery, and niche technologies he has the ability to understand complex technology combined with a practical nature and the experience to understand the market and business needs’ which drives a unique perspective. This perspective shapes services, products and business strategies that bring real quantifiable business benefits.

Warrick has developed his skills through a career in start-ups, ISVs, niche technology companies and product companies such as Microsoft and Esri. He has most frequently been aligned with technical incubators, business growth and thought leadership, and possesses a particular expertise in all things spatial, with many years’ experience working in developing the GIS market and adoption.

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