Kirk is a Security Architect at Xero.

Kirk is also a Developer Security MVP, helps run the Wellington .NET Users Group and enjoys presenting regularly at community events. Kirk has extensive experience building large-scale, secure web applications - most recently at Xero where he helps build the world's easiest accounting system.

Kirk has been awarded a Microsoft Most Valued Professional for each of the past eight years, recognising his contributions to the local development community.

Kirk has a blog at http//