Chris O'Brien

Chris O'Brien
Chris O’Brien (MCSD.Net, MCTS, MVP) is an independent SharePoint consultant with over 12 years experience working with complex projects on Microsoft technologies. Chris is still very much a hands-on developer, and has led several large-scale web initiatives including e-commerce, WCM, intranet, back-end integration and workflow projects. Past clients include BP, Microsoft, London's Metropolitan Police Service, the Ministry of Defence (UK), Tesco and Standard Chartered Bank. With a background in ASP.NET/Content Management Server/Commerce Server, Chris’s work often involves building public-facing websites or collaboration solutions on SharePoint and he continues to learn with every project. In addition to his day job, Chris runs a highly-regarded blog focused on the development aspects of SharePoint at www.sharepointnutsandbolts.com, and has created several popular community tools such as the SharePoint Content Deployment Wizard. Chris is also a regular speaker at the UK SharePoint user group, and is based in London, England.