Managing Director, Clark Integrated Technologies
Austen is the Managing Director of Clark Integrated Technologies, based in the UK. With 20 years of experience in the IT industry and a leader in the MSP community, he regularly takes speaking opportunities to share lessons learned with other Business Owners and Entrepreneurs through his engagement of Peer communities. He has built up a wealth of experience in Leadership and Development through his participation with HTG since 2010 and the ConnectWise community since 2008. He regularly writes and provides media comment on the state of the Cyber Security landscape in the UK and promoting ‘Trust’ in developing Cyber Security awareness within the Business Community.
An Assessor in CE / IASME certification and GDPR compliance he brings a wealth of experience and knowledge to developing SME Security Policies and Compliance for the future EU regulations.
While he is not managing his MSP operation he acts as an Enterprise Advisor working with schools in Aberdeenshire developing Young Entrepreneurs. A keen runner and supporter of local community running events he has been involved in the Scottish Triathlon community for the past 10 years. Golf would be his next past time but that will have to wait until his next venture developing ‘CI Secure’ takes most of his time for now.