Build Partner Stories: The Power of Partnership


TIMETOACT: With the acquisition of Red Hat, the advent of OpenShift and IBM Cloud Paks means cloud conversations have become clearer and more compelling than ever. Join us to discover how Business Partner, TIMETOACT uses IBM Cloud Paks and is helping make the journey to cloud simpler and faster for their clients. Celerity: As cyber security threats grow more sophisticated and dangerous and the regulatory environment continues to evolve, basic tools just cannot keep up. For mid-size customers having the skills and time to manage vulnerability is costly and time consuming. This fully integrated and automated security intelligence platform, built on IBM Qradar, provides users with actionable insights and the ability to quickly identify security holes and control database security.


Hermann Ballé


Craig Aston

Chief Operating Officer, Celerity Limited

Craig is a Chartered Accountant, with a over 20 years experience in various roles in the IT Industry. These roles include sales and sales leadership roles in IBM Global Financing and IBM Systems Group over a 14 year tenure with IBM, after which Craig has worked in business leadership roles for a Cloud Software Startup, a Global Channel Financing Business and since 2017 has been Chief Operating Officer of Celerity. Celerity are a Managed Service Provider and Reseller with significant experience in the IBM Ecosystem, where they have been a Platinum partner for a number of years. Craig's role with Celerity encompasses all aspects of the business, with particular focus on Finance, Operations and Sales.

David Brockschmidt

Director Sales, TIMETOACT

Mark Balding

Partner Client Manager, IBM