With over 30 years of leadership experience under his belt, Mike Baird, Managing Director at Red Education, sees his skillset as being like a jigsaw puzzle. Whereas when he started out with a box of 500 pieces to solve a problem, he now feels as though he has 20,000 pieces that he has gathered throughout his career.
Dan Storey is the founder, owner and Chairman of the Board Red Education. Read the story of how he founded Red Education and grew it to be the leading global IT training provider it is today, along with his advice for graduates starting out in the industry.
Born in Ghana, Akwasi Adjei became passionate about the opportunities that computers and the internet could bring to Ghanaian young people will still at university. His thesis, “Building Information Technology in Second Cycle Institutions in Ghana”, was the subject of a documentary on the PBS broadcasting service in the USA. To this day, Akwasi is still passionate about is how education can transform lives.
Abdel Sadki is a Senior Instructor and a member of the Red Education European IT training team based in Paris, France. Abdel has joined Red Education with an extensive IT background, with more than 15 years of international experience in Networking. He started training Cisco courses while working in Saudi Arabia, before diversifying into Juniper, Palo Alto, and Extreme networks. He has been awarded the Cisco Distinguished Instructor award in consecutive years.
Amit Singh is a highly experienced member of our Instructor team based in Bangalore, India. His area of expertise is Storage/SAN Training and Implementation, having worked for over eleven years in the storage industry. He has been delivering training in the field for more than five years, including the last two with Red Education in India.
The ‘ton of joy and happiness’ that comes with the moment when a student grasps a new skill that they have been struggling with is what motivates Johnnee Sim, one of our senior instructors based in Singapore and specializing in Avaya technology. Although he has many years of experience in training, Johnnee started his career on a very different track, as a pilot in the military.