Walter has over 35 years in the IT industry, mainly with Logica, and latterly CGI. During this time he has managed major businesses at divisional level across most market sectors, as well as significant product lines. Latterly he ran very large programmes in the secure government sector and led the formation of a cyber security business within CGI.
Since retiring from executive roles, Walter is now operating as a business angel and non-executive director. He is a founder and investor in various startup companies where secure IT is key to the business of these companies. He is also non-executive directive for the not for profit social enterprise, Renaisi.
He is a member of the Audit and Risk Committee at NatCen.