Head of Application & Publishing ServicesCloud
Christy has been with the Financial Times for over 13 years and is responsible for managing 2nd line support teams, service transition, configuration management and ensuring that the products (print and digital) are delivered across multiple channels.
He entered the IT industry as a tester around 20 years ago and has had the opportunity to work in a variety of industry sectors – retail and investment banking, pharmaceuticals, manufacturing and of course publishing. He’s also had the chance to work in New York (for an investment bank) and the Philippines (with the FT).
At present the Financial Times are engaged in adapting to a DevOps approach; reviewing their monitoring approaches, on call escalations, tool sets etc.