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Alex Bartley Catt and Dave Howden speaking on customer experiences, the cloud, and obstacles and opportunities of starting up in New Zealand.

Dave Howden

Dave leads the charge at Umbrellar and is accountable for the organisations strategy in 'enabling NZ businesses to be brilliant'. Dave is British by birth, but Kiwi by nature, and has been disrupting the NZ tech industry since 2016.


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