This person can no longer be contacted through the School of Engineering and Computer Science at Victoria University of Wellington
Lawrence also works an independent consultant specialising in information systems strategic planning, IT service management, geospatial planning, administrative services benchmarking and project management. Previously he was a development manager responsible for account management of consulting, project management and software development services at Simpl until 2006. He came to New Zealand in 2003 on assignment as executive director for telecommunications at HP New Zealand. In HP UK he had five years’ experience as IT and software services director and seven as manager. Prior that he has eight years’ experience in designing and managing software engineering products and ten years in UK government applied computing research where he pioneered computer control of aircraft utility systems.