You are invited to join Massey University's alumni, staff, students and their guests for an informal evening of drinking, canapés and networking in New York.
During the evening, Massey alumnus Craig Walker will share how his career has been shaped to become the co-founder of cloud-based accounting software, Xero.
Founded in 2006 in New Zealand, Xero is one of the fastest growing software as a service companies globally, employing a world-class team of more than 2000 people in 20 offices around the world. Forbes identified Xero as the World’s Most Innovative Growth Company in 2014 and 2015. As Chief Technology Officer, Craig is responsible for translating the company’s vision into technical reality. Craig was recognized in 2007 as New Zealand’s Hi-Tech Young Achiever of the Year, before moving to San Francisco where he established the company’s first US office in 2011. He is now based in New York running an engineering team focused on building new and wonderful things for Xero's customers.