Award Categories
Office Apps & Services
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Number of MVP Awards:
MCT RL, MCE (3), MCA (7), MCEd

Christopher Hoard

United Kingdom
Partner Edu Lead @vuzioncloud | MCT Regional Lead | Teams MVP | M365 Certified Expert | QTS | MBCS | P-CSM. Speaker. Co-Founder @TeamsNation


Chris Hoard is a 2x MCT Regional Lead (MCT RL), 2x Office Apps and Services MVP and Educator (MCEd). With over 13 years of cloud computing experience in Provisioning and Professional Services, he now delivers skilling and enablement experiences to over 500 Microsoft partners for Vuzion (Tier 2 UK CSP). His focus areas include Microsoft Teams, Microsoft 365, Security & Compliance & Power Platform integration. Outside of work, he is very active in the Microsoft Tech Community, blogging at and since 2019 has spoken at many international events including Microsoft Ignite, Microsoft Build, Commsverse, Galactic Summit, Microsoft 365 Virtual Marathon and the Modern Workplace Conference Paris. As the co-creator of Teams Nation (previously TeamsFest and the European Teams User Group), he is a member of the British Computer Society (BCS), the Microsoft 365 Partner Council and currently sits on the Microsoft Certifications Advisory Board