inside insync , | 2021/01/25 at 3:32pm

Inside Insync – Alex Pertakis

Today we meet:

Alex Petrakis, Senior consultant

Time with Insync: October 2016


Previous notable time in IT industry/customer/vendor:

10+ Years in IT working across various roles and facets of technology.


What are your best skills for your role?

My ability to breakdown and analyse an issue and design a solution to solve it. Focus on improving business processes through automation.


What do you like about your role?

Being able to create solutions to interesting and challenging problems. A large aspect of my role is automation, so being able to be take a problem and figuring out a way to automate that is what I find enjoyable.

The challenges presented are always different, which requires you to think outside of the box.


What trends are you seeing with customers?

Noticing a big push for automation and cloud applications, being able to easily access information across multiple sources. What do you think about the opportunity for Teams for customers?

Teams is a great way to collaborate and present information within an organisation. One of the great aspects of teams is its integration, which allows customers to surface existing applications to employees all within Teams.


Where have you used Insync core values in Insync everyday work life:

Going the extra 1.6 kilometres / admiring your work: with technology constantly changing and new automation technologies constantly available, I’ve really had to step outside my comfort zone and learn new technologies that will greatly assist our customers.

What do you like to do in your downtime?

I love exploring, I have a 4WD so I like to check out national parks and go camping. One of my favourite places to head to is Double Island Point.