Independent SharePoint expert Brian Farnhill is based in Canberra and specialises in development of custom solutions for SharePoint. Brian works with a number of clients, mostly across Federal Government, to help them make better use of_x000D_ their investments in SharePoint by customising and extending the platform to suit the needs of the business, their staff and their clients. Brian is known throughout Australia for his work in the SharePoint community as one of the main organisers of the SharePoint Saturday series of events, and is a regular speaker at these as well as other events across Australia and New Zealand._x000D_ Brian's community-based efforts and technical knowledge have helped him earn the Microsoft MVP award for SharePoint Server each year since 2010. Brian is passionate about all aspects of technology and development, and also actively contributes towards open source software and apps for Windows Phone and Windows 8 on top of his SharePoint related work.