As the Chief Innovation Officer at SYSPRO Kevin is responsible for scanning the global scene and identifying, translating, and prioritizing product development opportunities into formalized ideas and implementable solutions. He is accountable for the ideation and the coordination of breakthrough SYSPRO product innovation. Kevin is an expert on the tech trends impacting the ERP industry, the rise of robotics, and the impact of AI and IOT on manufacturing and distribution. Kevin has been with SYSPRO since 1999 and has been the driving force behind the company’s emerging technology strategy. He has also been critical to the development of industry 4.0 capabilities in SYSPRO’s ERP software. Kevin often works closely with the Microsoft, whilst in the RND stages of new projects. He is also regularly invited to lecture at Microsoft Tech-Ed and Microsoft Developer days. Kevin evangelizes innovation to ensure SYSPRO is viewed as visionary and a market leader by customers, partners, and industry groups on the journey to secure a digital future.