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Fellow of institute of Analysts and Programmers,Certified Xamarin Mobile Developer

Xamarin Certified Mobile Developer

Garry Whittaker

United Kingdom
An acknowledged expert in mobile development specialising in Xamarin.


Director of App Development at appXib Ltd. 

An acknowledged expert In mobile technology. He is a Xamarin Certified Mobile Developer (the first person outside Xamarin to complete the Xamarin University course and get certified in under 2 weeks - he says he took it easy on Recertification and did it in three)

Garry often speaks on Xamarin and associated technologies. He has several videos on Microsoft's Channel 9 site on the subject. Garry was also recently the guest lecturer on Xamarin development at University College London.

Garry now also leads the initiative to allow communities and resources like Speakers and Venues to connect.

Garry has been in the software industry for thirty years working with Microsoft technologies for most of them.  

He was  previously in charge of the mobile systems used at Microsoft Tech-Ed Europe TechExpo.

Unusually for a developer at heart he understands infrastructure and ALM and spends most of his time consulting on Software Development Management and Mobile Technologies with a particular emphasis on mentoring teams beginning their Xamarin journey.

In his spare time he coined the phrase Convenience Computing, developed the Redundant Prototyping and extreme Waterfall Methodologies, and appears weekly on TheDigitalLifestyle Show,

He is also a  Windows Insider MVP and edits the FascinatingTech Online Magazine

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