Emil is a Senior Program Manager in the Windows Azure Customer Advisory Team (CAT). He is based in New Zealand, with regional customer engagement responsibilities at APAC level. Emil brings years of field experience with technologies ranging from BizTalk Server, SharePoint, WCF/WF, Windows Server AppFabric, to most recently, the entire range of Windows Azure platform and infrastructure services. Emil has always been passionate about working with customers to ensure the best possible outcome using the most appropriate technology, architecture, and design for a given project. Before joining the CAT team, Emil spent 7 years with Microsoft Consulting Services, architecting and delivering some of the largest BizTalk and SharePoint projects in New Zealand and Australia.