A science graduate of the University of Wales, Tony Sceales has spent over 20 years building and managing major products and development programs in the global software industry. Much of that time has been working in Telecoms markets with the balance in the Reinsurance, Banking and Systems Software sectors. He co-founded SESI Ltd as a solutions and systems integration business in 1997, successfully transforming it to form Celona Technologies in 2004. He was CEO of Celona, leading the strategic thinking behind the growth of the company until 2007. He now holds the post of CTO, in which he is responsible for the direction and production of all technology. Prior to Celona Technologies, Tony worked in senior architectural and management roles with British Telecom plc, IBM (Australia), Prudential Reinsurance (USA) and AON. Based in London, Tony is a regular speaker at industry events, and has published articles and papers in many journals and the press.