In our weekly celebration of the AFL season and the launch of the updated ESPNfootytips app that Seventh Beam worked on alongside Codeware and ESPN Australia, we have entered a Celebrity Tipper into the Footy Tips global competition. Each week we will be inviting various industry leaders to provide their tips for the round along with their top tip in life, and their top tip at work.
ESPNfootytips AFL Ladder
Andrew Brockfield, Asia Pacific Enterprise Sales Director
Andrews’s Top tip in Life
To quote Vince Lombardi : Winners never quit, & quitters never win
Andrews’s Top Tip at Work
Two ears & one mouth – use the ratio accordingly.
Andrews’s Round 15 Tips:
Andrew recently set up the Asia Pacific operations for a VC backed Silicon Valley start-up, SignalFx. Backed by a16z SignalFx has been built by the guys that built Facebook’s real metric analytics and monitoring streaming platform. It is well suited to ephemeral cloud native technologies like Microservices, containers and server less.
Andrew has a 25 yr career in the Australian IT sector in various sales & marketing management roles, he’s worked for established players like IBM & BMC as well as start ups like AppDynamics and MongoDB.
Outside work he is a mad Kangaroos supporter, a coach of junior footy (Maribyrnong Park), cricket (Maribyrning Park & basketball (Aberfeldie Jets) and dad to 3 gorgeous kids aged 12, 10 & 9.