Dave Heyns

14 Jul 2020

Dave Heyns

Executive Board Role: 
RoP WG Member
Organisation: 
GÉANT
Professional Title: 
Project Director

Dave is the director of the OCRE project, focused on the adoption and delivery of consumable commercial cloud and related digital services to the European research community. He also advises on the adoption of cloud services and related digital strategy for research institutions and universities across Europe, and countries supported within GEANT’s broader outreach.

Dave supported commercial cloud services across the global R&E community for three years. He also spent twelve years managing the deployment and support of student and researcher related solutions across the institutional enterprise at an international research university. Prior to this, he spent eighteen years as a consultant – developing and deploying enterprise systems software in the United States and Southern Africa in support of process in financial services, healthcare and the broader public sector.