N4L’s Gavin Costello has been named among the country’s most respected IT leaders and innovators, featuring in 12th position in the CIO50 for 2021.

The list recognises the top 50 senior technology executives who are driving innovation and influencing rapid change across their organisations.

Gavin features in the list as a result of his leadership on the delivery of the Ministry of Education’s Te Mana Tūhono programme, one of the country’s largest ICT deployments.

Highlighted in this was his team’s development of the ‘N4L Mahi Tahi’ automated design and workflow tool, which plays a crucial role in ensuring optimal design and deployment of Wi-Fi networks in every school.

Congratulations, Gavin! We’re proud to have you as part of the N4L whānau.

You can find the article on the announcement of the CIO50 2021 list here, and read Gavin’s nomination in full here.