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Coulthard takes security lead at TDL

Following a restructure, IT solutions and managed services provider Thomas Duryea Logicalis has appointed Gavin Coulthard to the role of national security practice manager.

"The security practice is fundamental to our future business. Security is an essential component of the digital transformation journey and Gavin's experience in the IT security industry, coupled with his team leadership skills, perfectly positions him to lead this strategic practice," said chief executive Michael Chanter.

Coulthard has been in the IT industry for 24 years, most recently as a product sales specialist at Citrix.

He previously served as ANZ systems engineering manager at Palo Alto Networks, and ANZ field systems engineering manager at F5 Networks.

Earlier in his career Coulthard worked in security and solution architecture roles at IBM, PwC Consulting and KPMG.

He holds a BSc in computing from Swinburne University of Technology and a Bachelor of Information Systems from Deakin University.

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Stephen Withers is one of Australia¹s most experienced IT journalists, having begun his career in the days of 8-bit 'microcomputers'. He covers the gamut from gadgets to enterprise systems. In previous lives he has been an academic, a systems programmer, an IT support manager, and an online services manager. Stephen holds an honours degree in Management Sciences and a PhD in Industrial and Business Studies.

 

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