Chris Fagan BE ME

Mr Fagan is an information technology professional with 30 years’ experience including 16 years with Microsoft Corporation, the last10 years at Microsoft’s head office in Redmond, WA, USA. He has in-depth experience in creating and delivering programs to meet corporate objectives in application development, process integration, and change management. 

Since May 2003, Mr Fagan has created and delivered programs responsible for Microsoft Windows source code integrity and access control. This work was both external and internal to Microsoft. Externally, Mr. Fagan was a key contributor to an industry leading strategy on software supply chain security assurance. Internally, Mr. Fagan developed the Microsoft software supply chain policy and compliance program used to secured access to Windows product source code. This compliance program required computer tools and Mr Fagan led the development team and ensured these engineering tools integrated directly into Microsoft’s industrial strength, industry leading, continuous build, and managed release processes. 

In his early years at Microsoft Mr Fagan was a member of Microsoft Consulting Services (MCS), and the MCS Practice Manager in Australia prior to accepting a regional Practice Manager position in the US Southwest. These roles involved managing around 40 software development and infrastructure consultants to deliver architecture, design, and implementation services to large Australian and US corporations. Prior to joining Microsoft Corporation in Jan 1995, 

Mr Fagan worked in Australia and the UK in application software development and consulting roles. In one of these roles he was engaged in 1993 by OTC (Overseas Telecommunications Corporation) to establish the software development processes and controls necessary to deliver a real time software application to support a newly established network operations control center.