WAYNE COCKERILL

Chairman – Network Group & Managing Director – Aindale BMS Ltd

As Managing Director of Aindale & KTD, Cockerill takes overall responsibility in driving the business forward, in business performance, product strategy and portfolio selection. With over 25 years’ experience in the IT industry and a background in Systems Analysis, he also has the added dimension of Chairing Network Group. With a wealth of experience, not only from within his own business but in chairing the group, he provides leadership to 60 plus IT Resellers and with high level interaction with major vendors, distributors and the reseller community, this culminates in the ability to provide an informed, considered and commercial view of the difficult business issues impacting organisations in today’s world of IT and solutions.

Prior to joining Aindale, Cockerill worked for the Mars Group in a number of roles including, information analyst within the Industrial Engineering team, and then moving into Mars’s IT Division gaining experience in Technical Support, IT rollout and systems design, spending time at their divisions in the UK and New Jersey, USA.
Cockerill holds a Computing in Business (Systems Analysis) degree from Huddersfield University and post graduate qualifications in Business Management. Holding CRN’s A-List status for 5 years running, he is also Chairman of the Network Group, and holds a Directorship of an Accounting & Payroll software solutions company, which extends his reach to further share his knowledge and experience to enable clients to make improvements in their business systems to drive greater efficiencies.