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Richard Fennell

United Kingdom
CTO of the Black Marble Ltd


Richard is the CTO of Black Marble Ltd, a Microsoft Gold Partner based in the North of England. Black Marble specialises in system integration using the Microsoft toolset.

As CTO, Richard is responsible for the delivery of systems and tools to allow the company, and our clients, to deliver solutions efficiently. All Black Mable's development activity is underpinned by Azure DevOps Services using Scrum as a process model. 

Richard is a regular presenter at community events in the UK and Ireland (and the rest of the world given a chance) where his most common subjects are DevOps related. 

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