Paul Cooney

Paul Cooney is a Senior Trainer/Consultant at Red Education with over 20 years’ industry experience. Paul’s training experience includes developing, writing and presenting specialist courses for Government, enterprise, vendors and system integrators across Asia Pacific.

Paul has gained essential experience leading cross-functional teams with matrix management across multiple, complex technology infrastructure projects with customers including Lend Lease, NSW Health, Goodman Fielder and others. These skills are complemented by a successful track record in customising of product/solution development and innovative marketing from concept through architectural design, migration and deployment.

Paul’s extensive achievements in global telco projects and strength in cultural diversity are underpinned by his ability to build open and trusted relationships with internal and external stakeholders such as Service Delivery Partners, customers, vendors and with major, complex end-users. These skills and abilities are reinforced by formal qualifications which include a Masters Degree, continuous professional development in vendor certifications such as Palo Alto Networks PCNSE, Blue Coat BCCPA & BCCPP, Cisco CCNP (14 years +) and non vendor Security specialisations such as CISSP and SABSA.

Like all Red Education Trainers, Paul is part of a global community of certified instructors, who have access to every level of technical detail at the same level as the vendor to ensure that course attendees have an outstanding learning experience.